LOS ANGELES — Exhibitors preparing for next week’s Los Angeles International Textile Show are set to show a kaleidoscope of colors.
Black-and-white fabrics and polkadot prints will be key at Fabricland LA.
Impala Industries plans to show exotic knits in jacquards and open weaves and whimsical prints.
Along with its signature retro florals and modish geometrics, Robert Kaufman Co. will promote its Western yarn-dyes with metallic fiber details and a new program of canvas fabrics in natural tones with a sueded finish for bottoms.
Deep-dye rayons, creating two-tone effects, are a new push at M&M Industries.
Higher-end burnouts in silk, satin and velvet are the of-the-moment looks at Textile Secrets International.
Fabrics are getting fancier at Hal Kaltman Textiles, where corduroy features animal prints and velvet is enlivened with geometrics. Whatever the fabric, stretch is a must, Kaltman said.
“Stretch is strong…if it has it, they want to buy it,” he said.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)