2000 : Cecile , Nathalie both French women coming from fashion world start a story around the working clothes.
Main idea : work clothes going in the street and a fashion style going into the working world. More simply “How to revisit the codes of the working garment world inspired by the fashion world”
This was the main idea , and our first line with aprons ,overall .., even tools bags is completely built around the Denim fabric, or dyed cotton canvas and over all around Colors.
Further and further, Travaux en cours is still going full speed and innovating . In addition to our core items, accessories have become new staples .
2 collections a year articulate around timeless simple shapes and becoming therefore indispensable. Our working garment dress more and more establishments while our accessories are going around the world in very nice or prestigious stores .
The simplicity of our forms required several years of studies to finally found the perfect one for our carry bags , the perfect one for our hats and now we go on with simple and comfortable shoes.
So we rethink the color harmonies each season following or sometimes anticipating the trends.
We go on dying the canvas cotton, the nubuck leather and it’s always a pleasure to organize new ambiances around classic models combination of functionality ,and design.
We have no incredible futurist visions, we are just anchored in the present with traditional Materials and functional items
Our workshops based in Italy , Portugal or France are human sized and perpetuate ancestral techniques of work.
We are now five girls in our offices and show_room always based in south of France near Mediterranean sea which from a color point of view is surely our most inspiring source …