About

/dɛfaɪˈɑːns/
A STYLE AND MOVEMENT;
“JE SUIS DE FAÏENCE”
“AN ACT OF DEFAIENCE”

 

DEFAÏENCE was founded in September 2021 by Nicola Bacchilega, fashion designer with a background in ceramic sculpture.

The brand makes ready-to-wear, and accessories inspired by the designer’s former environment, made in Italy.
Through his collections Nicola conveys the revolution of old stereotypes for a positive change dedicated to our future and shares the culture of ceramics from his hometown Faenza, Italy.
DEFAÏENCE’s mission is to provide timeless products through craftsmanship and innovation, while leading sustainability best practices.
 

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 Black and white picture of Nicola Bacchilega, founder of DEFAÏENCE. The picture is a close up of his face to his armpit. He is laying on a couch wearing a black long sleeve shirt as he is resting his head on his arms, which one is touching the back of his very short blond hair.

Picture of Nicola Bacchilega, founder and CREATIVE DIRECTOR.