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White Fair Focuses on Novelty

Improved economic conditions and a spacious showcase let buyers breathe easy as they perused creative new…

Signs of an Uptick at Pitti Filatti

Robust buyer visits and yarn sample orders lifted premium Italian yarn spinners at the Pitti Filati yarn fair.

Italian Spinners Upbeat Heading to Filati

Economic conditions appear to be improving for Italian yarn spinners, who will show their spring 2016…

Nilit’s Innergy Keeps It Cool

A nylon yarn containing a mineral that turns body heat into infrared light is showing promise for improving…

Milan Fairs See Recovery Under Way

For the second season in a row, there were double-digit gains in the number of buyers attending the Milanese…

Italian Mills Count on Innovation

High-end fabric manufacturers showing collections at the Milano Unica trade fair were optimistic and…

Made in Italy: Art to Wear

Distinctive patterns become house signatures.

Made in Italy: Stepping Up the Eco-Culture

Sustainability has been a hot topic in the Italian fashion system as brands and their suppliers increase…

Sales of Italian Apparel Show Signs of Recovery

Export turnover within the E.U. rose 4 percent to 1.2 billion euros, or $1.5 billion at current exchange…

Fashion Film Festival Milano Ready for Debut

Thirty films selected from 300 that poured in from around the world now vie for nine prizes, to be judged by…

Mood Improves Heading to Milano Unica

Italian textile and accessories makers showing collections at next week’s trade fair see signs of…

Unicredit Bank Backs Italian Fashion Initiatives

Italy’s UniCredit bank has signed agreements with the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana and fashion and…

Ermanno Scervino Fetes Florence

The event was also spurred by music, the designer said, adding he admired the music of Kanye West, who was…

Paul & Shark Unveils New Retail Concept

The new retail concept features tempered glass painted blue, eucalyptus, dark wood and minimalist aesthetic.

Salvatore Ferragamo’s Homage to the Foot

The Museo Salvatore Ferragamo on Wednesday launched its new exhibit “Equilibrium.”