TEXTILE TRENDS

Malhia Kent #T82635 “Kodelia”

Stripe It

From traditional striped jerseys and seersucker to striped variations on global patterns and French terry, textile designers are finding new ways to look at stripes.

G + G Multitex Inc. #PC3138-01K

Striation

From mélange knits to variations on ikat patterns, textile designers are finding inspiration in the fine lines of striated designs.

Textile Secrets International Inc. “Tapestry Medallion”

World Beat

Textile designers continue to mash up a global mix of traditional textile designs and patterns, from geometric block prints to diffuse ikat patterns to intricate paisley designs.

NK Textile #Y2HB-1529

Lace Looks

Lace looks come in traditional constructions, detailed soutache and printed variations.

Tiss et Teint #65.4261

Animal Planet

Cat patterns, zebra stripes and lizard prints are all part of the inspiration for animal-print textiles.

Asher Fabric Concepts/Shalom B LLC #QJ420 Poly Spandex Print #R-8720

Splattered

Painterly patterns—from abstract prints to watery florals—have textiles splattered in color.

NEWS

Cotton for the Next Generation

Cotton for the Next Generation

Spanish mill Hilaturas Ferre sets its sights on the U.S. market with recycled cotton

Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Waterwear July 2015 Textile Trends

N.Y. Textile Preview: Textile Trends

Textile trends from graphic prints to athletic knits and lace looks

Luxe Fabrics Are the Foundation of a New Contemporary Collection

Luxe Fabrics Are the Foundation of a New Contemporary Collection

Ecotex owner Raphael Javaheri is launching a new contemporary apparel brand beginning with a luxury knits collection that will officially bow in August in Las Vegas.

Velcro Cos. Acquires Fastener and Elastic Web Companies

Velcro Companies acquired two Belgium-based companies specializing in hook-and-loop fasteners and elastic and rigid webbing in a move the company says will broaden its product portfolio, expand its presence in Europe, and facilitate research and development “to speed the pace of product innovations.”

Findings & Trimmings Focus

Findings & Trimmings Focus

Findings & Trimmings Directory

Fish to Fabric

Fish to Fabric

An Alaska-based company, Tidal Vision, wants to recycle fishery waste products like fish skin and crab shells into textile products.

Knitting a Supply Chain that Stretches from the U.S. to the Caribbean

Knitting a Supply Chain that Stretches from the U.S. to the Caribbean

Knitting a Supply Chain that Stretches from the U.S. to the Caribbean

3D-Printed Fabric and Washable LED Screens Among the Innovation Awards Winners at Techtextil

New developments in technical textiles and machinery were high- lighted and honored during the recent Techtextil and Texprocess shows in Frankfurt, Germany.

Supply Chain Textile Trends

Supply Chain Textile Trends

Textile Trends

Findings & Trimmings: Trim Trends

Findings & Trimmings: Trim Trends

Black & White, Brights

Textile Preview

Textile Preview

Modern Art, Orange Crush, Check Mate, Full Bloom, Key Lime, Stripes & Thermals, Silver & Gold.

Asher Fabric Names Jolie Fierro VP Sales for New Athletic Concept Division

Los Angeles–based knitter Asher Fabric Concepts has hired Jolie Fierro as vice president of sales for its newly launched Asher Active Athletic Concepts division of performance knits for the fitness, yoga and athletic markets.

Kingpins Show to Discuss Denim Sustainability in New Conference Concept

To address that issue, denim sustainability will be one of the main topics at the next Kingpins Show, the international denim sourcing show whose next edition will be April 16–18 in Amsterdam.

Sourcing & Fabric Textile Trends

Sourcing & Fabric Textile Trends

Sourcing and Fabric, February 2015 Textile Trends.

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