In France 1920, Busnel was created and established by Monsieur and Madame Busnel.

Initially by first building their own factory at the west coast of France, possessing their wish to create a lifestyle brand with the highest quality of wool. The fisherman’s sweater became an important trademark and representation for the brand. Busnel also supplied the French army with knitted products, during the second world war between 1939-1945.