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

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.

Findings & Trimmings

Findings & Trimmings

Findings & Trimmings

Levi’s Partners With Recycled-Cotton Start-Up

Levi Strauss & Co. has created a jean made from post-consumer recycled cotton.

Jeanologia Software Release Aimed at Faster Laser Finishing in Production

Spanish laser equipment maker Jeanologia has introduced eMark 3.0, the latest release for its laser-finishing software, created to help production designers maximize speed and creativity.

WHY by Kingpins Branding Show Debuts in Amsterdam

WHY by Kingpins Branding Show Debuts in Amsterdam

During the April 13–14 run of the Kingpins denim supply chain show in Amsterdam, organizers launched a new sister trade show focused on the branding side of the supply chain.

Kingpins Amsterdam Show Draws International Crowd

Kingpins returned to Amsterdam for its fifth run at the Westergasfabriek, where the trade show bowed alongside a new branding show organized by Kingpins as well as a consumer event called Denim Days, which gives retailers, brands and textile mills a chance to meet with end consumers.

Denim With Less Water Demonstrated, Discussed at Calik Event at ECO PRK

Denim With Less Water Demonstrated, Discussed at Calik Event at ECO PRK

To get the perfect washed jean, denim makers put pants through multiple wash cycles.

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