ATLANTA — The Techtextil North America and TexProcess Americas shows — focused on technology and innovation — fed right into the resurgence of apparel manufacturing in North America.
With consumer-led trends forcing faster turnarounds for producers, companies served advancements focused on high-tech automation in cutting, spreading and sewing, collaborative product development, quicker costing and advancements in sizing and 3-D design.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)