St. Gallen is world-famous as a textile city. Major designers such as Chanel, Christian Dior, Giorgo Armani and others work with embroidery from St. Gallen, and hardly a single important fashion show in Paris, Milan or New York takes place without the inclusion of the corresponding haute couture. The creations are worn by numerouse well-known figures, including Michelle Obama, Adele and Cameron Diaz.
St. Gallen is one of many parts of Eastern Switzerland that have rich history of textiles. You can discover all this on our new «Textilland Explorer Tour».