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Wool Lab Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Woolmark at Pitti Uomo
Menswear fabrics

Wool Lab Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Woolmark at Pitti Uomo

The Wool Lab Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 by Woolmark at Pitti Uomo - A collection of the latest commercially available wool fabrics and yarns.

Texprocess Innovation Award 2017 goes to four outstanding textile processing products
Competitions & awards

Texprocess Innovation Award 2017 goes to four outstanding textile processing products

The Texprocess Innovation Awards were presented during today’s official opening ceremony of Texprocess 2017. Altogether, the expert jury chose four products for an award. They include a new technology for dyeing yarns and a digitalised sewing machine that is set up via a touchscreen or app.

Spanish bespoke shirts by Santamaria Shirt Makers
Bespoke Men's Suits

Spanish bespoke shirts by Santamaria Shirt Makers

Santamaria Bespoke is a family owned business based in Madrid with more than thirty years of experience in men’s tailoring. Though they are very traditional, they have decided to offer they expertise and premium quality shirts online.

C.L.A.S.S. Spring/Summer 2018 is becoming Smarter
Sewing industry

C.L.A.S.S. Spring/Summer 2018 is becoming Smarter

C.L.A.S.S., the leading eco-material hub based in Milan and specialized in the integration of a new generation of smart values within fashion and home d?cor, presents the new SS 2018 collection through its partners, highlighting the new generation of values as innovation, research, creativity, traceability, transparency and sustainability. A very new business model and a real supporting tool for companies (not only the “fashion” ones) for lower environmental impact productions. A new concept that contributes to improve the quality of life, properly answering to cultural changes and to consumer’s new mind-set that links excellence to smarter products.

Holland and Sherry Spring/Summer 2017 fabrics collection
Menswear fabrics

Holland and Sherry Spring/Summer 2017 fabrics collection

The well known producers of fabrics Holland & Sherry presented their Spring/Summer 2017 collection. There are four wool fabrics - XTREME, DRAGONFLY, SUMMER ASCOT and CRYSTAL SPRINGS.

A Suit To Travel In for Manchester United football team
Fashion in the industry

A Suit To Travel In for Manchester United football team

On a brisk day in April, Paul Smith set up camp behind the goal in Old Trafford’s famous East Stand to film Manchester United stars Memphis Depay, Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford and Marcos Rojo testing out their new formalwear ahead of the coming season.

The Expert Choice From Nature: Monocel
Equipment

The Expert Choice From Nature: Monocel

This new presentation of Monocel® yarns will demonstrate innovation and synergies to likeminded partners about its true potential, and how it can represent the next generation of smart cellulosic yarns. Here you can see and evaluate our Monocel® yarns for yourself in a range of jersey and woven fabric innovations.

Première Vision Paris: 1,898 exhibitors at the heart of international fashion creation
World fashion

Première Vision Paris: 1,898 exhibitors at the heart of international fashion creation

Strategic developments, structural changes, a reorganised offer... next 13-15 September, Première Vision Paris will seek to further promote and coordinate the complementary offer of its 6 shows within one homogenous, coherent and efficient event. This reflects a continuity with prior editions, which saw synergies and transversality strengthened between the show's many activity sectors and know-hows.

Helen Anthony Autumn/Winter 2016 collection
Menswear collections

Helen Anthony Autumn/Winter 2016 collection

Helen Anthony is the new premium British marque. British in style and design and unrivalled in quality. They tailor the highest quality garments, produced from the finest leathers, yarns and wools, with unparalleled style and haute couture. The designs are contemporary, sharp and daring, yet retain the essential classic elements that make them appeal to the more discerning gentleman.

The sewing machines of the future
Equipment

The sewing machines of the future

The development of the design (in all fields) during the centuries is an interesting process. The concept for the look of the sewing machine has also changed during that time and now we'll take a look at our top 5 favorite innovative designs, presented during the last years, because they determine the future trends in sewing machines' design...

Re.Verso & Filatura C4 at Filo
Sewing industry

Re.Verso & Filatura C4 at Filo

Filatura C4: Re.Verso™ partner of excellence for smart wool yarns for contract and woven fabrics for fashion, is now presenting at Filo its exclusive A/W 2017/2018 “Thanks to a shared philosophy and dedication to sustainable manufacturing and business, both companies have collaborated, with the support of C.L.A.S.S., to present a new dimension in eco-smart re-engineered wool based yarns, signed Re.Verso™ by Filatura C4, now especially targeted for the contract market” declared Alessio Catani, Managing Director of Filatura C4.

His excellency Ecotec by Marchi & Fildi: the smart cotton
Sewing industry

His excellency Ecotec by Marchi & Fildi: the smart cotton

Beautiful and responsible, but now a smarter yarn with a truly amazing fashion-savvy colour range for you to choose from. It is ECOTEC® by Marchi & Fildi, the first smart cotton, made in Italy from an exclusive, totally traceable and certified manufacturing process that turns 100% pre-dyed cotton textile clippings into these colourful ECOTEC® yarns. This process means we can enjoy huge savings in terms of water, CO2 and energy as attested by the LCA study conducted by ICEA: this confirms improvements up to 56,3% for greenhouse gases, up to 56,6% in energy consumption and up to 77,9% in terms of water usage!

Gruppocinque Spring-Summer 2017 presents two complementary lines
Sewing industry

Gruppocinque Spring-Summer 2017 presents two complementary lines

Innovation, sustainability and creativity. These are the three key words that define Gruppocinque’s pledge to the future. And behind this project is Lorella Paulotto, the recently appointed CEO, and original partner and co-founder since its foundation in 1996.

ECOTEC® by Marchi&Fildi: The smart cotton
Sewing industry

ECOTEC® by Marchi&Fildi: The smart cotton

Beautiful and responsible, but now a smarter yarn with a truly amazing fashion-savvy colour range for you to choose from. It is ECOTEC® by Marchi & Fildi, the first smart cotton, made in Italy from an exclusive, totally traceable and certified manufacturing process that turns 100% pre-dyed cotton textile clippings into these colourful ECOTEC® yarns.

From Sheep to Suit - the process of manufacturing cloth by Taylor and Lodge
Menswear fabrics

From Sheep to Suit - the process of manufacturing cloth by Taylor and Lodge

Taylor & Lodge uses only the finest wool from around the world and works exclusively with some of these Merino sheep farms.

John Foster weaving quality fabrics
Menswear fabrics

John Foster weaving quality fabrics

John Foster is, historically and culturally, much more significant than just being the story of a company renowned for weaving quality worsted and worsted/mohair fabrics for almost 200 years. It is the story of a textile entrepreneur and his family business that built an entire community around its famous Black Dyke Mills in Queensbury, near Bradford. The company built houses, the village hall and leisure facilities to ensure the well-being of its highly skilled workforce. Always an innovator, John Foster took first prize for alpaca and mohair fabrics and the gold medal for yarns at the Great Exhibition in 1851.

Fall-Winter 2016/2017 fashion trends: Yarns
Fashion trends

Fall-Winter 2016/2017 fashion trends: Yarns

'Climate variations are the starting point of Fall-Winter 2016/2017 for Première Vision Yarns.Wooly, hairy and mohair yarns blur visuals. Checks and stripes melt into textures, creating misty aspects. Chines are delicately colored, throwns are worked in semitones and visuals will be softly blurry. Knits and weaves resemble powdery snow. Fall-Winter yarns and fibers make cozy airy handles possible. The feeling is silent and protective, and aspects subtly vibrant'.

Fall-Winter 2016/2017 Fabrics trends from Première Vision Paris: Denim
Fashion trends

Fall-Winter 2016/2017 Fabrics trends from Première Vision Paris: Denim

It seems like Denim is, has always been and will always be trendy. Let's take a look at the key Denim directions from the latest edition of Première Vision Paris...

Première Vision Paris: Fall-Winter 2016/2017 Shirts fabric trends
Menswear fabrics

Première Vision Paris: Fall-Winter 2016/2017 Shirts fabric trends

Let's take a look at the key Shirts fabric trends, presented during the Première Vision Paris, which will be leading for the cold season of 2016/2017...

The new Spring Summer 2016 collection by London knitwear label Ekaterina Kukhareva
Collections

The new Spring Summer 2016 collection by London knitwear label Ekaterina Kukhareva

Tradition, heritage, experience and visually overwhelming and stunning imagery that Ekaterina comes across, form the basis for all her collections. Spring/Summer 2016 sees Ekaterina on her journey exploring folk inspired prints and patterns, which are reinterpreted in a way that is distinctive, authentic, true to her brand DNA and vision.

Happy Birthday Re.Verso
Sewing industry

Happy Birthday Re.Verso

Re.Verso™ is the first and only platform for re-engineering wool and cashmere materials for fashion. It was created and developed in Italy by a group of companies who lead the way in this field, who now, after only one year can boast some great achievements in the short time since its launch, at Première Vision last year where the inaugural Re.Verso™ collection of fashion fabrics was presented by A. Stelloni by Mapel.

Elegant menswear for Fall-Winter 2015/2016 by Cesare Attolini
Menswear collections

Elegant menswear for Fall-Winter 2015/2016 by Cesare Attolini

And today, 130 tailors - each dedicated to performing a single step - use only scissors, thimbles, needles and thread to produce 50 entirely handmade jackets and suits per day, made of finest Scottish, English, Irish and Italian yarns, from the highest quality wools to the purest cashmeres. It takes 25 to 30 hours to make a suit and each of them has a little handcrafted details fine-tuned over the decades by Vincenzo Attolini

Première Vision Paris presents Autumn-Winter 2016/2017 and Spring-Summer 2017 fashion trends
Fashion fairs

Première Vision Paris presents Autumn-Winter 2016/2017 and Spring-Summer 2017 fashion trends

In September, the global event for fashion professionals presents the fashion information and seasonal directions of its 6 shows in 16 forums, over more than 5,000m2 of dedicated areas. These showcase the exhibitors' most creative and innovative products, selected by the Première Vision fashion team.

The new Ninetyfives
Sewing industry

The new Ninetyfives

he Ninetyfive family of yarns expands in the name of sustainable-cashmere knitwear. Now there are two sources of these “double life” yarns with an eco-friendly message. They are among the finest yarns by Filpucci, a company which combines its textile research expertise with a passion for exploring new sustainable alternatives.

The collections during CLASS World Tour
Sewing industry

The collections during CLASS World Tour

Bacx™ by Centro Seta S.p.a research, processes and solutions that are eco-innovative are the basic ingredients for this first, exclusive collection of new-generation silk - 100% traceable and 100% Made in Italy. The new collections include classic looks “for elegance and style” that are certified GOTS, but also encompass eco high-tech silk blends with Newlife™ and fabrics with an unexpected feel and look made using Greenfiber™.

Fall-Winter 2016/2017 trends at Première Vision Yarns
Menswear Trends

Fall-Winter 2016/2017 trends at Première Vision Yarns

The yarns for Fall-Winter 16/17 evoke climatic variations and trace the fluctuations in naturally occurring phenomena. Materials are transformed, suggesting rain, mist, snow, frost and cold lights.

The Wool Lab Spring-Summer 2016
Menswear fabrics

The Wool Lab Spring-Summer 2016

After the exclusive launch at Pitti Uomo, The Wool Lab SS16 will be presented at the most important trade shows worldwide, as well as through The Woolmark Company's global network, along with one-on-one meetings set up with top designers, brands, manufacturers and retailers.

Panicale Cashmere Fall-Winter 2014/2015 knitwear collection
Menswear collections

Panicale Cashmere Fall-Winter 2014/2015 knitwear collection

Knitwear makers since 50 years, the Panicale family keep running the business since the first origins of the factory, that is one of the most ancient knitting units of Umbria. This land, known as the green heart of Italy, is famous for being one of the most advanced cashmere knitwear manufacturing districts in the world.

'A Suit To Travel In' by Paul Smith at London Collections: Men
Menswear fabrics

'A Suit To Travel In' by Paul Smith at London Collections: Men

During the London Collections: Men, Paul Smith presented a new suit with an incredible flexibility - 'A suit to travel in'. It was shown by a troop of acrobats and gymnasts from the National Centre for Circus Acts, led by English Olympic medalist Max Whitlock.

Première Vision Paris: Spring-Summer 2016 and Fall-Winter 2016/2017 fashion trends
Fashion fairs

Première Vision Paris: Spring-Summer 2016 and Fall-Winter 2016/2017 fashion trends

Yarns and fibres, fabrics, leathers and furs, designs, accessories and components, manufacturing… during three days (10-12 February 2015), at the Parc des Expositions de Paris Nord - Villepinte, the worldwide event for professionals of the fashion industry will present these six major business activities, all complementary in terms of materials and services destined for international fashion.

Retro-feel-that-is-absolutely-nostalgia-free
Fashion trends

Retro-feel-that-is-absolutely-nostalgia-free

A special, exclusive revival of United Colors of Benetton knitwear from the seventies and eighties. Veritable classics of Italian taste, reproduced in the original colors, with luxury yarns and sophisticated knitting techniques. To be worn with the same natural elegance and spirit of the times in which they were originally created. Their essential, innovative design makes them still remarkably contemporary.

Charles Clayton Winter 2015/2016 collection
Menswear fabrics

Charles Clayton Winter 2015/2016 collection

By weaving the finest count yarns, often mixing the highest quality merino wool with other luxury noble fibres such as cashmere and silk, Charles Clayton brings its customers some of the finest, most luxurious worsted cloths.

'Begin × THE SUIT COMPANY' collaboration suit
Menswear collections

'Begin × THE SUIT COMPANY' collaboration suit

'Begin × THE SUIT COMPANY' collaboration suit sales started on October 16, 2014 in the Suit Company stores in Japan. The suits are made from Italian fabrics of the brand Carlo Barbera.

Men's Fashion: Iceberg Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection
Menswear collections

Men's Fashion: Iceberg Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection

Federico Curradi, the creative director of Iceberg, has been inspired for brand's Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection by Bruce Wayne - the famous philanthropist of Gotham City, who wears the tweed in his every-day life and high-tech clothes when he becomes Batman.

Lanificio Ermenegildo Zegna Autumn/Winter 2015/2016 fabrics collection
Menswear fabrics

Lanificio Ermenegildo Zegna Autumn/Winter 2015/2016 fabrics collection

The new fabrics of Lanificio Ermenegildo Zegna for the Autumn/Winter 2015/2016 were presented at Milano Unica, 9th - 11th September 2014.

Sweater dresses and coziness for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by Calvin Klein
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Sweater dresses and coziness for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by Calvin Klein

Francisco Costa, Calvin Klein's creative director, presented brand's Fall-Winter 14/15 womenswear collection during the New York Fashion Week.
Warm and cozy are the words that best describe these sweater dressing and knits that look tailored.
Mohair and yarn are main fabrics and patchwork is part of the whole gentle feeling that garments bring. Relaxed comfort, minimalism and elegance.

Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection by the London based designer Ekaterina Kukhareva
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Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection by the London based designer Ekaterina Kukhareva

Ukraine-born knitwear designer Ekaterina Kukhareva, who launched her line in 2009 after graduating from Central Saint Martin's with BA in Textiles in London, presents her Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection called Skazka (A Fairytale).
Producing unique knitted fabric, her label is known for its luxury hand-made trimmings.

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