The name Chantelle is akin to fine lingerie. The world's largest French intimate apparel company, Chantelle's products offer quality, comfort, and fit like no other. Chantelle is an investment in your comfort and style."Only a few lingerie brands have a real history and claim true expertise like Chantelle."
Chantelle's origin dates back to 1876, when Mr.Gamichon made the first knits in his Romilly factory thanks to the discovery of the rubber vulcanization process. He joined forces with his nephew, the first representative of the Kretz family, which still manages the company to this day.
In 1902, Chantelle started its corset- making activity and revolutionized the market with designs made from the elastic fabric. The company's name was changed to Chantelle in 1949, when it established itself as a reference brand of body-shaping undergarments.
In 1970, the Chantelle "Fete" model became a significant event of its time, selling at over one million units per year. In 1972, the first molded bra was launched under the name Delfi. Since then, the name Chantelle has established itself as French ambassadors in the body-shaping undergarments industry. Chantelle has continued its expansion throughout the world making it the number one French lingerie company on the international market.HIDE DESIGNER TEXT