175 YEARS OF History , know-how and passion.
Based in Gerardmer since1843, Blanc des Vosges is a wholly family-run business headed up by 5th generation Jean-Francois Birac. Built on excellence Blanc des Vosges has been creating and manufacturing premium home linen collections in its workshop since the 19th century. Take this opportunity to retrace the history of this exceptional company and to look more closely at its special know-how.
Nestled between a calm freshwater lake and majestic pine forests and situated at the heart of a protected and verdant natural environment, Gerardmer has been home to Blanc des Vosges since 1843. It is in the Vosges that the textile industry was born 200 years ago. The purity of the water and the knowhow of the artisans who laid their cloth out to bleach in the meadows served to establish the legitimacy of Vosgien linens. Today, Gerardmer and the surrounding region is known world-wide for the production of home linens.
Blanc des Vosges has become a market leader in manufacturing and the distribution of home linens in France and all over the world. Distributed through a network of 1500 multi brand home linen stores, department stores, specialist home and interior stores, distribution network is completed with 13 Blanc des Vosges branded stores.