Asher Fabric Concepts/Shalom B LLC #PCH300 Japanese Varegated Ottoman

Textile Trends: Line Up

From rugby styles to highly textured ribs and novelties, look for plenty of options in stripes.

Asher Fabric Concepts/Shalom B LLC #CP14-IND2

Textile Trends: Blues

Textiles go blue with indigo shades for denim, corduroy, chambray, jersey stripes and novelty knits.

Texollini #3087D

Textile Trends: Globe Traveler

Designers look for inspiration from across the world for textiles inspired by block prints, ikat patterns and woven fabrics made with novelty yarns

Cinergy Textiles Inc. #DTY-AET1705-792

Textile Trends: Bouquet

Textile designers head to the garden for floral patterns ranging from tiny ditsy prints to dramatic oversize blooms.

Robert Kaufman Fabrics #SRK-13-69

Textile Trends: Off The Wall

Textile makers take a cue from interior design with wallpaper prints and upholstery patterns.

Noveltex “Cottage Gate”

Textile Trends: GeoPrints

Geometric prints range from clean, modern patterns to intricate styles that draw inspiration from traditional global motifs.


Sourcing & Fabric Textile Trends

Sourcing and Fabric, August 2015 Textile Trends.

Milano Unica Brings Italian Textiles to New York With First U.S. Show

NEW YORK—After celebrating its 10th anniversary in Milan, Italian textile trade show Milano Unica took a small group of mills on the road for its first edition in New York.

Fabrium: Taking the First-Step of Fabric Sourcing Online

Last year, Cubukcu and Topcuoglu began developing Fabrium, an online sourcing site to connect textile mills with designers and manufacturers.

Kingpins Continues to Expand

Location is only one of the changes planned for Kingpins; the show will also shift its dates from its traditional January/July schedule to a November/May schedule beginning with its Nov. 3–4 show at Pier 36 NYC (Basketball City) in Manhattan.

Building the Supply Chain at Texworld USA

Two years ago at Texworld USA in New York, Los Angeles knitting mill SG Knits met with a potential customer. The two companies stayed in touch, and two years later the potential customer has become an actual one.

Attendance Up at PV New York

Première Vision New York reported an “all-time high” attendance during its July 21–22 run at Pier 92, where more than 300 exhibitors showcased their latest collections of fabric, trim and artwork.

Cotton for the Next Generation

Cotton for the Next Generation

Spanish mill Hilaturas Ferre sets its sights on the U.S. market with recycled cotton

Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Waterwear July 2015 Textile Trends

N.Y. Textile Preview: Textile Trends

Textile trends from graphic prints to athletic knits and lace looks

Luxe Fabrics Are the Foundation of a New Contemporary Collection

Luxe Fabrics Are the Foundation of a New Contemporary Collection

Ecotex owner Raphael Javaheri is launching a new contemporary apparel brand beginning with a luxury knits collection that will officially bow in August in Las Vegas.

Velcro Cos. Acquires Fastener and Elastic Web Companies

Velcro Companies acquired two Belgium-based companies specializing in hook-and-loop fasteners and elastic and rigid webbing in a move the company says will broaden its product portfolio, expand its presence in Europe, and facilitate research and development “to speed the pace of product innovations.”

Findings & Trimmings Focus

Findings & Trimmings Focus

Findings & Trimmings Directory

Fish to Fabric

Fish to Fabric

An Alaska-based company, Tidal Vision, wants to recycle fishery waste products like fish skin and crab shells into textile products.

Knitting a Supply Chain that Stretches from the U.S. to the Caribbean

Knitting a Supply Chain that Stretches from the U.S. to the Caribbean

Knitting a Supply Chain that Stretches from the U.S. to the Caribbean

3D-Printed Fabric and Washable LED Screens Among the Innovation Awards Winners at Techtextil

New developments in technical textiles and machinery were high- lighted and honored during the recent Techtextil and Texprocess shows in Frankfurt, Germany.