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Milano XL Project to Celebrate Italian Know-How

Comprising seven installations, the project will run Sept. 16-26 during Milan Fashion Week, supported by the government, the city and the fashion industry’s main associations.

clock July 18, 2017Luisa Zargani

Milano Unica's opening ceremony on Tuesday.


Milano Unica Lifts Veil on 25th Edition

The leading textile trade show has anticipated its edition from September to July to meet the evolving demands of international markets.

clock July 11, 2017Sandra Salibian

Fabrics shown at Milano Unica.


Italian Mills Brace for Raw Material Hikes

As Milano Unica gets set to start, the nation’s textile manufacturers are expected to boost prices for fall 2018 as a result.

clock July 11, 2017Sofia Celeste

A still of Loro Piana's short movie promoting the Tasmanian fabric.


Loro Piana Introduces New Green Storm System, Launches New Ad Campaign for Tasmanian Fabric

The company is investing in a more eco-friendly version of the existing Storm System treatment, which makes natural fabrics waterproof and wind resistant.

clock July 10, 2017Sandra Salibian

A selection of fabrics from Bonotto. Milano Unica


Milano Unica to Post 20% Increase in Exhibitors

The Milan-based textile trade show will host 456 exhibitors at the upcoming anticipated edition, running July 11-13.

clock June 27, 2017Alessandra Turra

A selection of fabrics from Bonotto. Milano Unica


Milano Unica: Expanding Its Global Reach

Exhibitors are aiming to grow their markets beyond their core.

clock January 25, 2017Sofia Celeste

On the Calender.


International Trade Show Calendar: January-June 2017

A roundup of all the trade shows going on in the first half of 2017.

clock December 8, 2016Robert Tutton

Italy’s Trade Shows Get in Step.


Schedule Changes Aid Italian Trade Shows

Mipap and Mifur, the trade shows dedicated to women’s ready-to-wear and fur, merged in one international exhibition called The One Milano.

clock December 7, 2016Sandra Salibian


Milano Unica Moves Up Fall 2018 Show to July

The fabric fair’s president Ercole Botto Poala said the choice was made in “rapid” response to changes affecting the fashion industry.

clock September 26, 2016Sofia Celeste



Milano Unica Creatively Battles Economic Woes

The fair was held for the first time at the new, more expansive Milan-Rho fairgrounds.

clock September 9, 2016Sofia Celeste

Elisa Sednaoui with the Albini Family


Albini Group Fetes 140 Years in Business

The Albini Group officially changed the name of Cotonificio Albini, the brand Silvio Albini’s family started in 1876, to Albini 1876 on the occasion of the anniversary.

clock September 8, 2016Sofia Celeste

Botto Giuseppe


Milano Unica Mulls U.K. Impact

Fashion flows into fall via transitional florals, inventive knitwear and ample color.

clock September 1, 2016Sofia Celeste

Jonathan Meizler and Siki Im at Milano Unica and CFDA Celebrate: The Fabric Program


Siki Im, Title of Work Selected for the CFDA and Milano Unica’s The Fabric Program

The designers will be able to travel to Italy and work directly with textile mills as part of The Fabric Program, an initiative between Milano Unica and the CFDA.

clock July 21, 2016Aria Hughes

Corrado Facco and Matteo Marzotto


Vicenzaoro to Introduce Watch Section

The jewelry trade show will run in Vicenza, Italy, Sept. 3 to 7.

clock July 13, 2016Alessandra Turra


Second Edition of Milano Unica Prima Opens in Milan

Exhibitors at the two-day trade show are unveiling luxury fabrics for the pre-fall season.

clock July 6, 2016Alessandra Turra

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