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Allbirds Reveals Its ‘Natural Run’ Performance Apparel Line

The collection includes a range of leggings, bike shorts, running shorts, running tanks and T-shirts made…

Nativa, Quantis Partner for Responsibly Sourced Wool Farming Initiative

The Nativa Regenerative Agriculture program is focused on responsibly sourced Merino wool.

Italy’s Pattern Group Building Hub of Luxury Fashion Engineering

A leader in pattern-making and 3D prototyping, the group is eyeing additional acquisitions in building the…

Wool Industry Hopes to Return to Quasi-Normality in Q3 2021

There is also hope that a lower wool price will encourage more designers and brands to use wool in their…

Short Takes: A Look at Frame’s ‘Responsible Leather,’ Data Updates

Frame makes a foray into "responsible leather," Woolmark vies for industry and the Italian fashion sector…

New Fabric ‘Raeflex’ Challenging the Art of the Uniform

Raeflex is a performance wool blend engineered specifically for the uniform market.

Field Notes: Buy Less, Not More

Editor's note: WWD Field Notes is a column featuring the latest technology, b2b and business solution news.

Ones to Watch: Maggie Marilyn

Working with suppliers to turn excess Maggie Marilyn fabric and unsold garments back into new fabric is one…

American Woolen Co. Expands, Adds New Dye Lab

American Woolen Co. tasks husband-and-wife team Muhammad Malik and Raana Jabeen with managing its in-house…

Staying Ahead of the Herd Via Localism and Origin Narratives

New York's sheep and wool festival drew more than 30,000 attendees and 300-plus vendors.

Woolmark Unveils ‘Live and Breathe’ Performance Fiber Campaign

"Wool is the original performance fiber," the company noted.

Biella Manifatture Tessili Receives Green Certification

The company, controlled by the Marzotto Group, is among the six Italian textile firms to obtain the ISO 14001…

At Intertextile Shanghai Spring Edition European Product, Sustainability Are Key Among Fairgoers

Bigger isn't always better, but the Intertextile Shanghai trade show is growing bigger as its customer base…

VF Corp. to Acquire Icebreaker Brand

Icebreaker focuses on natural fibers, specifically merino wool.

Handcrafting, Knitting and Crocheting: The Rising Trends in Wool

The two-day festival was held at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck, N.Y. on Oct. 21 through 22.