Who We Are
Search N Design is a full-service studio offering consulting services and outsourcing design, development and production management of high-end luxury fashion accessories (shoes, handbags and small leather goods).
With more than 40 years’ experience in the field Search N Design is highly specialized in shoes of all types covering the entire value chain from the CREATIVE Idea to the final product allowing a complete management and a reduction of clients’ operative costs by integrating the clients’ entire business organization.
Based in Civitanova Marche, Search N Design is partner with the most innovative and amazing brands of the street culture while also helping start-ups to grow and become icons.
Search N Design offers a complete set of services integrated with the needs of the clients, allowing them to focus on the main aspect of the business and outsource part, or the total process of the supply chain from design to the delivery of finished products to the door.
Understanding the consumer behavior and the changes involving society, culture and fashion industry represents the first step to create products and brand stories that could find a sustainable place into the marketplace. Thanks to its decennial experience in the business, Search N Design can help companies with innovative brand and product design strategies, and distribution and market strategies. A team able to merge a proper marketing approach with an extensive knowledge of the fashion industry defining the correct positioning and pricing, with the objective to achieve the best results in the market for every project and avoid any loss of time and efficiency.
Search N Design team is composed by senior experienced designers and new talented resources who can offer a huge spectrum of products.
We can support creative directors with collections and drawings starting from concept ideas and moods. But we can also assist companies and brands in the whole design process, from the trend research to the concept creation, defining every step or simply assisting them on design, offering our experience and knowledge.
Our team takes care of every detail of the project, anticipating market trends and interpreting ideas to insure a great final result, that is not only technically perfect, but carefully designed, to create not only good products but authentic icons.
Once designs are defined, final sketches and technical drawings are developed and together with the creation of patterns they become reality. With the realization of prototypes encapsulating the relationship between design and craftsmanship and the needs of the footwear industry we are able to deliver the best product to our clients and partner.
All prototypes and sample are realized by private laboratory and external partners to promptly satisfy all possible requests through our senior experienced team of pattern makers and technicians working with the most innovative 3D and CAD systems.
The goal is to transfer the design idea from paper to the real product, creating samples and further developing them into a foundation.
Raw materials R&D is the playground of authentic innovation. Search N Design team is in constant connection with the large and best suppliers of raw materials (leathers, textiles, soles) but also with universities, research labs, tech start-ups and compound industries to select and propose the most recent technologies that can contribute generating added value for the client.
Search N Design can take care not only of the compounds and materials selection but also of testing them regarding resistance and performance, with specific attention to the chemical analysis of each compound, to guarantee quality, production efficiency, and performance but also to meet the most demanding specifications within the Italian and international standards.
Search N Design team can cover a vast spectrum of products: from high-end Goodyear welted men’s shoes or bespoke women’s designer footwear, to volume projects with casual and sneaker products, or luxury handbags. Our team has the skills and network to bring any project to the market.
Search N Design can provide products taking care from raw materials procurement chosen, to cutting, stitching together with the best Italian or foreign artisans taking care of packaging production to the final delivery of the product to the distribution center of the client.
The entire process management has to match available time, budget and resource goals.
Search N Design can select, coordinate and control production plants in Italy, with no minimum policy, respecting technical constraints or even in Europe, Asia as well as in your country of manufacturing and sourcing.
Quality control, for the Search N Design team, does not only mean excellent product manufacturing and crafting but a perfect care of every production process and a flawless execution of the product finalization and packaging procedures. The control is held at each step of the supply chain with a strict and focalized policy guaranteeing to customers a great and incomparable product.
The Search N Design team can guarantee an excellent quality control in Italy or abroad, respecting the highest standards and specific KPIs.
Packaging & Logistic
Search N Design can coordinate warehousing, packaging, labeling, and shipping. All customized to meet the operation goals and requirements of our Partners. It’s all a part of our Full-Service strategy or either individually service. We continually review processes to minimize freight costs and improve delivery times. Regular reporting ensures a mutual understanding of performance metrics.