Cinergy Textiles Inc. #ITY-6609 Printed Interlock Twist Yarn

Go Green

Textile designers go green, picking up sophisticated shades from sage to olive for stripes, bold prints, athletic fabrics and textured novelties.

Solid Stone Fabrics #JKP-0479

Orange You Glad

Warm shades of pumpkin and rust add interest to plaids and crochet and a pop of color to activewear knits.

Cinergy Textiles Inc. #WOOLDB-6267M Printed Wool Dobby

In The Pink

From petal to dusty rose and mauve, pink is a perennial favorite for ditsy florals and larger blooms, intricate laces and fancy novelty constructions, but the soft shade works for athletic mesh and flannel plaids as well.

Asher Fabric Concepts #VXR158-GX Viscose Stripe 15x8 Rib Natural/Gold

Gold Touch

Textile mills add a touch of gold to casual knits, laces, activewear and heavier suiting-weight fabrics.

SAS Textiles #10750-03 Twill French Terry Stripe

Bundle Up

Sweater knits with plenty of surface interest run the gamut from lofty, heavier styles to paperweight constructions.

SAS Sport #S10027-02 Jersey Eyelet Micro Poly

Perfect Spot

Textile designers are seeing spots offering everything from traditional polka-dot styles to novelty prints and jacquards and knit patterns that are spot-on.


Cone Denim Parent Company Acquired by Beverly Hills Private-Equity Firm

Platinum Equity acquires International Textile Group, parent of Cone Denim and Burlington Industries.

Brazilian Mill Kalimo Opens in DTLA

Brazilian Mill Kalimo Opens in DTLA

After a successful run at the Los Angeles International Textile Show last March, Brazilian mill Kalimo opened a permanent showroom in downtown Los Angeles.

Fiber & Fabric: Textile Trends

Fiber & Fabric: Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Findings & Trimmings

Findings & Trimmings

U.S. Dyehouse Start-Up Sets Sights on Technical Textile Market

Saco River Dyehouse, a startup company formed in Biddeford, Maine, four years ago to dye yarn skeins for the home knitting industry, has moved into a new facility and has invested heavily in new equipment as it broadens into assorted technical textiles markets.

Textile Preview: Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Jeanologia Touts ‘One Glass, One Garment’ at Sourcing at MAGIC

At the Aug. 14–17 run of Sourcing at MAGIC, Spanish laser-finishing company Jeanologia discusses sustainable solutions for denim makers, including the “one glass, one garment” process.

Jimtex and Denim North America Team Up to Launch Sustainable Denim Using Recycled Cotton

Denim North America and Jimtex Yarns, a division of Martex Fiber Southern Corp., have teamed up to launch a new sustainable denim collection called R3 Denim.

Sourcing & Fabric Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Terrot’s New Corizon Machine Combines Spinning and Knitting to Save Time, Money and Energy

Members of the U.S. apparel industry turned out recently at a demonstration of a new machine that combines the functions of a spinning machine and a knitting machine.

Cotton Prices Rising as India Overtakes China as Largest Cotton Producer

Cotton prices are on the rise after holding steady for the last few years.

Waterwear Cruise 2017: Textile Trends

Waterwear Cruise 2017: Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Kornit Says New Vulcan Printers Can Reduce Cost Per Print by 40 Percent

Commercial printing solutions provider Kornit Digital North American is preparing to begin shipping its Vulcan system.

N.Y. Textile Preview: Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Hyosung Launching Creora Fresh

Hyosung, maker of Creora spandex, is introducing a new odor-neutralizing spandex fiber called Creora Fresh at the upcoming Interfilière show in France.