Our
Journey

1996Antext Broderie is fonded.

Elmar and Lottie Heinzle found Antext Broderie GmbH. After exploring the market of bridal, lingerie, eveningwear,babywear, childrenswear and home textiles. Antex quickly extablishes itself as a major player in the word of Schiffli machine embroidery. Antex and now AnBella produce solely where the Schiffli technique has itsorigin, in the border region between Austria and Switzerland.

2015A move towards sustainability.

A move towards sustainability.
Antex pledges to limit the environment impact of their production. They begin to develop more and more organic cotton broderie and focus their efforts on sustainable materials and production.

1955The next generation.

A move towards sustainability.
Antex pledges to limit the environment impact of their production. They begin to develop more and more organic cotton broderie and focus their efforts on sustainable materials and production.

2010The third generation.

A move towards sustainability.
Antex pledges to limit the environment impact of their production. They begin to develop more and more organic cotton broderie and focus their efforts on sustainable materials and production.

2018Martina creates AnBella Designs.

Martina notices that Antex has a large inventory of excess materials from past designs and product revisions and creates AnBella Designs. AnBella provides small brands and individuals with the high-quality machine embroidery that Antex is known for while also advancing our mission for sustainabilty by upcycling materials and making deadstock accessible to everyday consumers.

map showing where AnBella is located

Our Team

Rainer Heinzle

Operations

Martina Heinzle

Marketing & Sales

Elke Perle

Design

Sigrid Loacker

Finance

Daniel Heinzle

Production