Although many think that the massif takes its name from the pink shades that paint it every evening at sunset, the Monte Rosa massif is the most complete in the Italian Alps and takes its name from the Latin "rosia" which means "glacier".
After the Riviera Capsule Collection, I dedicate my first Winter Capsule Collection to Monterosa because it is the place linked to my childhood, to summers, to ski competitions on the snow, to the most carefree moments of my summer and winter holidays.
The mountain is a religious place that requires respect, education, and lot of love.
It knows how to be "hard" in its climbs or with its cold but it knows how to give the inner peace most coveted by the human being.
The Ayas Valley has always been my second home and this summer when I returned to Italy after two years stuck in Singapore it was my nest, my safe haven.
Never before I felt so protected by these pink Mountains, I appreciate the frozen stream and the crisp air of dawn.
Now more than ever we must appreciate nature, we are tired of the hectic life of the metropolis, we want slower rhythms that allow us to appreciate the simpler things.
Winter will bring snow and with it that absolute sense of whiteness that makes everything "cleaner" and quieter.
This is the winter of listening, an interior listening, a listening to nature, let's stop and listen to the cry for help of our land and learn to respect it.
All AL.MA.LU garments are 100% sustainable unique pieces.