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Discover A World Of Excellence, two Chinese documentaries on the EPV label

Two episodes of the Chinese programme "A World of Excellence" produced by Hantang Culture and focussing on the EPV label, were broadcast in June 2019 on 46 TV channels in China and on seven Chinese airlines. The Chinese film crew came to film the EPV companies Velours de Lyon, Dutel, Prelle, Au ver à soie, Tassinari & Chatel, Passementerie Verrier, as well as Romain Alès, President of EPV labeling commission and Alexis Govciyan, director of the Institut Supérieur des Métiers, in order to highlight this state label dedicated to French excellence.

To view these documentaries, click on the links below:



In Lyon, France, the silk craftsmanship has continued since the Renaissance. All kinds of embroidery and satins are from the silk district of Lyon. This is where several Maisons labeled Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant are located. 





Sophisticated and upscale, the work of silk, transmitted by generations of craftsmen, has turned into real art.
Large French houses bequeathed to the history of wonderful silks.


02 August 2019