TEXTILE TRENDS

Texollini #6605D2 Polyester/Nylon/Lycra Spacer

Fine Wines

Knits and prints are doused in saturated wine shades from lighter shades of merlot to deep burgundy hues.

Taiana Cult #Walk-FC1 PR 17 Fil Coupe

Baby Blues

Textile designers break out the baby blues to add a sweet pastel touch to lofty knits, sophisticated laces, classic fil coupe shirtings and printed flannels.

Solstiss #488426.N

Dusty Rose

Dusty shades of rose, petal and shell color athletic knits, classic florals, whimsical dots and lush laces.

Cinergy Textiles Inc. #HMC-MX3667G Hi Multi Chiffon  Print

Geo

Geometric patterns go from classic plaids, dots and ogee motifs to more-detailed and organic designs.

NK Textile “Floral Check Crochet”

Black & White

Laces, prints and stripes go classic and cool in black and white.

Pine Crest Fabrics #FTP01647C1 “Houndstooth Digital”

Not So Mellow Yellow

Yellow goes bright and bold for standout laces, metallic foil prints and modern updates on classic designs.

NEWS

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.

Supply Chain Textile Trends

Supply Chain Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Findings & Trimmings: Trim Trends

Findings & Trimmings: Trim Trends

Black & White, Brights