“Interlace” transformed Lafayette Anticipations into a gigantic loom

Lafayette Anticipations, a foundation launched by Galeries Lafayette to promote contemporary design, gave artist Hella Jongerius carte blanche throughout summer 2019. She transformed the space into a large weaving mill open to the public with her exhibition “Interlace”. In a world of overconsumption and globalisation, the Dutch artist questioned our relationship to textiles and the…

Amni Soul Eco textile technology

What if the path towards more sustainable, ethical and innovative fashion hung by a thread? With its new fibre made from a blend of new-generation polyamide 6.6, Fulgar and the Rhodia Solvay group are planning to develop fabrics and materials that can decompose very quickly, especially when they are thrown away or abandoned in nature.…

Intertextile Shanghai – September 2019

Our international team welcome you to Intertextile Shanghai Fair, from Wednesday, September 25th to Friday, September 27th, 2019 We invite you to discover: OUR TRENDBOOKS & ONLINE SERVICES – The new Spring-Summer 2021 and the Autumn-Winter Season 20/21. – Our complementary trend services. CONSULTING – Market Intelligence / Branding / Creation / Communication / Development…

New fibres based on food waste

Transforming food waste into fabrics and fibres? This is the booming textile trend that is currently revolutionising the fashion industry, whose toxic environmental impact is being criticised a little bit more each day. We take a closer look at these exceptional materials with extraordinary properties.