LOS ANGELES — Designers and manufacturers will have an expanded offering of textile and trend resources at their disposal this week with the start of the Los Angeles International Textile Show and the West Coast debut of Material World & Technology Solutions.
The two shows have formed a partnership and will kick off a three-day run on Wednesday at the California Market Center. Material World will begin putting on two shows a year here in conjunction with the Los Angeles International Textile Show. The combined number of exhibitors will range from 350 to 400.
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