TEXTILE TRENDS

Jay Ann Fabrics Inc. #420/8

Key Lime

Bright shades of lime green are key to pair with blue for preppy plaids or orange for ethnic-inspired checked designs. The shade brightens botanical prints, sophisticated lace and subtle stripes.

Philips-Boyne Corp. #Y/D8839LBL

Stripes & Thermals

Designers play with surface texture and depth for striped patterns from rugby to nautical to regatta and textured, thermal, waffle and honeycomb knits.

Denis & Fils #006630SP-100IM22

Silver & Gold

Metallic shades of silver and gold add drama to lace, sophistication to jacquards and tweeds, and an edge to meshes.

Confetti Fabrics #16545M

Orange Crush

Look for saturated shades of orange to accent floral patterns and abstract prints.

Tiss et Teint #61.5687

Full Bloom

Floral prints in full bloom go bright and luxe with sequins, sophisticated and subtle with textured patterns, or classic in black and white.

NEWS

Première Vision Acquires Leather and Fur Show Cuir à Paris

Première Vision S.A. is growing its portfolio of upscale textile and trim trade shows, which includes Première Vision, Indigo, Expofil, Modamont, Tissu Premier and Fatex, with the addition of leather and fur trade show the Cuir à Paris.

Cone Serves Up Denim With Ketchup and Mustard

Cone Serves Up Denim With Ketchup and Mustard

Cone Denim is in Las Vegas this week with the latest in its lineup of denim made from recycled plastic bottles.

T-Chip: Transparency at the Textile Chemical Level

Brands and retailers looking at the transparency of their supply chain often hit a stumbling block when it came to their chemical suppliers.

Hemp: From Outlaw Fabric to Legal Threads

After 20 years, Rob Jungmann, president of the Los Angeles–headquartered Jungmaven hemp T-shirt brand, might be seeing his business turned upside down.

Denim Developments From the Kingpins Show

Denim Developments From the Kingpins Show

At the recent Kingpins boutique denim trade show, denim makers showcased the latest developments in fabrications.

Showcasing New Textile Developments at Texworld USA

Showcasing New Textile Developments at Texworld USA

Textile mills and trim suppliers showcased some of their recent developments at the Texworld USA show in New York.

Sourcing & Fabric Textile Trends

Sourcing & Fabric Textile Trends

Textile Directory

Sourcing & Fabric with Tech Resource Guide

Resource Guide

Texworld USA Draws a Crowd Amid Snowy Weather

Texworld USA Draws a Crowd Amid Snowy Weather

New York saw more than a foot of snowfall on opening day of the Jan. 20–23 run of Texworld USA.

Apparel and Textile Executive Ed Woods, 80

Apparel and Textile Executive Ed Woods, 80

Longtime apparel and textile industry executive Edward Woods died on Jan. 1. He was 80.

Exhibitors up 17 Percent at Première Vision Preview New York

Exhibitors up 17 Percent at Première Vision Preview New York

Designers lined up in the cold as Première Vision New York and Indigo New York showed the work of textile and accessories designers from 15 countries.

NY Textile Resource Guide

Textile Resource Guide

NY Textile Trends

NY Textile Trends

Textile Directory

Ortiz Industry: Performance Gets Professional

Ortiz Industry: Performance Gets Professional

Ortiz Industry has the sophisticated look of a contemporary men’s and women’s line but is engineered to perform.

2013 Year in Review: In Memoriam

Mel Matsui, denim expert and founder, Simply Blue, Christopher Blue, Indigo Hand and Pulp