“There is a demand for artisanal goods that are also luxurious in quality,”

says Carolina Herrera of Binge Knitting, the Monterrey/Mexico-based knitwear label that has recently gained traction thanks to its thick-gauge wool beanies and circle scarves — its knitted fringed clutch bag for SS16 is tactile and distinctive. Binge Knitting sells at multiple locations in the city, including the hip 180 Grados, in the La Roma neighbourhood. Herrera’s words recall Martinez’s catchphrase “modern artisanal”.



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