Still in high-school, Alexandre Guarneri founded Homecore with its friend Stéphane Cop. They were among the first to offer streetwear with printed tee-shirts, heavy sweat-shirts and bulletproof vest style jacket. As the hip-hop movement, their creations are today more various and wise.
Who are you?
Alexandre Guarneri. I fonded Homecore when I was in high school with my friend Steph Cop who is now a sculptor, our idea was to make clothes a bit like us and it did not exist back then.
How did you start in fashion?
By looking for freedom
How would you define your style?
Comfortable, elegant, casual, colorful
What inspires you?
Life in general, anatomy and especially social relationships
What are you most proud of?
Having always followed my instinct.
Where do you manufacture your products?
Mostly in Portugal, there are two factories which whom I have been working for nearly 20 years.
Where can we find your collection?
"In cool and tasteful people's store ;-)"
If your brand was a music, a movie, a cocktail...
Four Seasons, Scapin's Deceits, Mangue, Passion Fruits cocktail.