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Sustainability and Technology Front and Center at Paris Fabric Fairs

Designers cited an amped up push on sustainable fabrics, while Première Vision Paris presented an enlarged Wearable Lab Village.

clock February 23, 2018Katya Foreman and Alex Wynne

Rich Minimalism: Density the New Gauge of Luxury for Spring 2019


Rich Minimalism: Density the New Gauge of Luxury for Spring 2019

Soft fabrications and modern evolutions on shine were among the other ruling fabric trends at the Première Vision Paris and Texworld Paris shows.

clock February 23, 2018Katya Foreman and Alex Wynne

Texworld returns to New York for its 2018 winter edition.


Texworld USA Unveils Spring 2019 Collections in New York

The winter edition will take place on Jan. 22 through 24 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

clock January 22, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Paris Trade Shows: Texworld, Apparel Sourcing, Avantex, Shawls & Scarves and Texworld Denim


Texworld Paris Registers ‘Record’ Visitor Numbers

Show organizer Messe Frankfurt said the uptick was a sign of “renewed confidence” in the global economy.

clock September 25, 2017Alex Wynne

A selection of brightly colored fabrics at Texworld USA. Courtesy of Messe Frankfurt North America.


Messe Frankfurt’s Texworld USA Returns to NYC, Adds Avantprint USA

The annual textile show returns to New York City on July 17-19.

clock July 17, 2017Tracey Greenstein

Lijia’s polyester and elastane geometric print


Texworld Goes Large for 40th

Despite macro problems, a dynamic and expansive 40th anniversary edition of core fabric fair Texworld with a four-day run is set for Feb. 6.

clock January 25, 2017Alex Wynne

The politics of production will be front and center at the upcoming fabric and sourcing shows in New York.


Politics of Production in Focus at New York Textile Shows

Complex issues are weighing heavily on textile and sourcing executives as they prepare to attend the major New York trade shows Première Vision New York and the co-located Texworld USA and Apparel Sourcing USA.

clock January 13, 2017Arthur Friedman

Texworld USA


N.Y. Textile Fairs Reflect Volatile Trade Climate

Executives were unified that textile innovation was crucial to bringing strong products to the market that answer consumer needs.

clock July 25, 2016Arthur Friedman


Messe Frankfurt Fine-Tunes Strategy for Paris Fairs

The trade show organizer is adding new features, including a new area at its Texworld Paris fair in September and a broadened offer at its Avantex show to cover all the needs of the smart textile market.

clock June 21, 2016Laure Guilbault

Sophie Hallette Paris Textile Fairs


Paris Textile Fairs Get Ready for 2017

Security measures are being enhanced to ease buyers’ concerns.

clock February 6, 2016Laure Guilbault and Alex Wynne



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