2.8 design for dogs was founded in 2016 by portrait photographer Anna Bussolotto, who was looking for beautiful and functional objects she could dedicate to her beloved Dachshunds Quintale and Hermione, as well as to the sophisticated spaces of her home.
2.8 was born to offer dog-lovers a range of everyday products encompassing elegant design as well as an intrinsic practicality and easy maintenance.
The tailored manufacture of each article represents the very best of the voluntarily all-Italian production, by choosing premium materials with a really low impact on the environment.
For 2.8 design for dogs, respecting materials, those who create them and those who eventually get to use them means respecting our Earth.
When your inspiration comes from one of the most beautiful places in the world, it’s difficult to go wrong.
The pulsating heart of 2.8 design for dogs is in Tuscany: this captivating land - vibrant with spirit, art and history – possesses an outstanding legacy of handmade manufacturing and craftsmanship. It was only natural to choose it as the centre of our production.
Our country, however, is full of so many other artisanal traditions: that's why we are incredibly proud to say that all our produtcs and materials are made in Italy.
We believe Made in Italy to be far more than just a label. It’s an idea of beauty, elegance, craftsmanship and quality.
Here at 2.8 design for dogs, Made in Italy is a lifestyle and a choice.
Each product of 2.8 design for dogs is the result of hours of research and artisanal handmade work. Having our articles completely made in Tuscany means employing the best craftsmen and choosing the best techniques and materials.
This ensures the highest quality and the best performing textiles, because we create products that are above all practical and dog-friendly: our pets’ well-being is our primary intention. All items are washable, removable and fully guaranteed. Easy to clean and available with spare linings, they are made to be used and enjoyed by all dogs.
The materials we use are unrefined and environmentally friendly: their own variations highlight the naturalness of the fabric, as well as the value of handmade manufacturing.
2.8 design for dogs chose to implement certified B Corporation standards of responsibility, performance and transparency. We believe in preserving the long-lasting traditions and values of our community and territory, as well as making our own contribution to a better and greener world for everyone. Especially for our furry friends.