Textiles

Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti tapped six personalities forits "Six for Six" project at Pitti Uomo.

Textiles

Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti to Unveil Inclusive Project at Pitti Uomo

The Italian wool mill has tapped six personalities to spotlight its iTravel high performance fabric.

clock May 23, 2019Martino Carrera

Photo courtesy of Prom Peru.

Textiles

Perú Moda Delivers Premium and Locally Made Sustainable Fashion

Peru Moda, a two-day trade show and celebration of sustainability, took place in Lima earlier this month.

clock April 30, 2019WWD Studios

Itema denim machinery

Textiles

François Girbaud’s Take on Sustainability

The designer was among the guests of the Denim Day organized by Itema on Friday.

clock April 12, 2019Alessandra Turra

Houdini's Power Air Houdi.

Textiles

Polartec: A Textile Success Story That Sets Company Up for a Sale

Under ceo Gary Smith, the former Malden Mills has pivoted from a fleece producer to a high-tech fabric manufacturer servicing fashion and active brands.

clock March 14, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

Indigo-dyed leathers using kimono techniques by Sukumo Leather.

Textiles

Sustainability and the Ongoing Crossover of Fashion and Sport Key at Paris Fabric Fairs

Brexit jitters could already be felt at Première Vision Paris, while sustainability turned fun at Texworld.

clock February 19, 2019Katya Foreman and Fleur Burlet

Textiles

Experts Discuss Responsible Denim at Isko Event in Paris

François Girbaud also presented his third Eyether sustainable capsule for the Turkish denim mill at the event.

clock February 19, 2019Katya Foreman

The trend area at the 28th edition of textile trade show Milano Unica.

Textiles

Milano Unica Banks on Stretch Fabrics, Sustainability, Digital Services to Gain Traction

Despite rising prices for raw materials and market instability, the Italian textile industry closed 2018 with sales of 7.86 billion euros and exhibitors at the trade show were optimistic about future prospects.

clock February 11, 2019Martino Carrera

Vanessa Cheung

Textiles

The Mills Remembers Hong Kong’s Textile Past and Promotes Its Future

Former cotton mills get a new lease on life as a start-up incubator, museum and shop floor, thanks to Nan Fung Group’s Vanessa Cheung.

clock February 8, 2019Tiffany Ap

Pitti Filati in Florence.

Textiles

Sustainable Innovation and Digitalization Inform Collections at Pitti Filati

Italian spinners were inspired by the digital world to elevate their service and collections, which featured blends of synthetic and natural fibers embellished with metallic, iridescent and plastic effects.

clock January 31, 2019Sandra Salibian

One of the images of the #Redaway exhibition during Pitti Uomo.

Textiles

Reda Stages Exhibition on Sustainability During Pitti Uomo

For the Italian textile company’s chief executive officer Ercole Botto Poala sustainability is a matter of survival.

clock January 8, 2019Sandra Salibian

Noyon's sustainable lace was among the developments at Interfilière this year

Textiles

Historic Lacemaker Noyon Dentelle Files for Bankruptcy

The Calais-based lace manufacturer was unable to pay its 170 employees’ salary for December 2018.

clock January 4, 2019Fleur Burlet

Visitors at the Blossom Première Vision trade show.

Textiles

Exhibitors, Buyers Talk Conscious Consumption at Blossom Première Vision

The ecological impact of apparel industry overproduction was a key talking point at the show.

clock December 18, 2018Katya Foreman

Textiles

Trunk Club Seeks to Answer Style Questions

“Smart casual” was the term most frequently searched among consumers in 50 states.

clock December 17, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

Kering

Textiles

Kering Partners With Savory Institute For Regenerative Sourcing Plan

The luxury giant said the push for regenerative sourcing is a potential game changer.

clock December 6, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Photo courtesy of Mindsight Lab.

Textiles

Mindsight Lab Touts Fashion Pop-up Exhibition

Its interactive month-long pop-up, Up Down, will come to a close on Oct. 30.

clock October 26, 2018Tracey Greenstein

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