Our history

    The evolution of
    technical textiles.

    Since 1995,
    guided by a
    spirit of innovation

    LMA has become a high-end textile industry in the international scene, and distinguishes itself by the constant development and production of knitted and synthetic fiber fabrics with multiple functionalities and high levels of quality.

    We combine our vision for the future of the textile industry to the ancestral knowledge that the Vale do Ave cluster tradition lends us.


    Leandro Araújo, from a family with a long tradition in textiles and the ambition to create an innovative company dedicated to functional technical knits, founded LMA.


    Began relationships with international markets and major sportswear brands such as Nike, Adidas, Champion, and Helly Hansen.


    With great experience in the ketten knit market, LMA advanced its investment in circular knits.


    Established a quality control laboratory equipped with state-of-the-art technology and human resources with know-how.


    Obtained certification for its quality management system, reinforcing continuous improvement practices and developing teams.


    Participated in international trade shows such as Premiere Vision.


    Entered the automotive market by directing production towards the USA and Nordic markets.


    Invested in a new finishing unit, allowing the development of its own collections.


    Expanded its focus to the Workwear segment, creating partnerships with public and private institutions.


    Obtained OEKO TEX certification, guaranteeing confidence and sustainability in its products.


    Associated with Higg Fem with a commitment to establish practices that promote sustainable development and responsible use of natural resources.


    Made sustainability and continuous improvement pillars of its strategy, investing in GOTS, OCS, and GRS certifications. Also became a founding partner of Fibrenamics, investing in textile innovation and development.


    Expanded the capacity of its industrial unit with a new park of machines focused on circular knits and sustainable natural fibers.

    LMA Tailoring Today

    Today’s tailoring.

    We are a young and dynamic team, it’s a determinative factor to show ability and capacity in our products and services. We are more than an company, we are a place of personal and professional accomplishment.

    LMA Tailoring Tomorrow

    For tomorrow.

    We won’t give up what we’ve done until now, we will make an adaptation of the classics to create the best of the past with the innovation of the future, always following our principles and line conducts.

    Up next

    In LMA,
    we care.

    See our responsibility
    LMA Tailoring Responsibility