Our Story

I come from a long line of tailors and furriers, in fact Max&Morris is named after my grandfathers, and I am a proud fourth-generation textile and garment maker. I grew up surrounded by the hum of embroidery machines, modeling the beautiful shirts my mother created, and playing amongst the pizza boxes my father used to package his design catalogue. 

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When I became a mom and began to navigate the dizzying array of baby clothing I fell in love with the look and feel of bamboo. I loved finding new bamboo outfits to suit my new son’s growing personality and tiny active body. But as he grew from adorable potato to this squirming and extremely active toddler, I couldn’t find bamboo products that could keep up with him, or satisfy me. I wanted more than bamboo pajamas. I wanted thick, durable bamboo clothing in bright prints that would survive his adventuring and still look stylish.  

So, I decided to create them, and the result is Max&Morris. I work with designers all around the world, and produce my premium clothing with a global team spearheaded by women.

XOXO

 

Genevieve