Naia, the new fibre from Eastman
At the latest Première Vision trade fair in Paris, Eastman – the manufacturer of cellulose filament yarn from sustainable resources – announced the arrival of the new version of its iconic fibre Naia. Here’s the story.
Eco-friendly fabrics from Progetto Uno
Chosen by PROMOSTYL, Progetto Uno’ eco-friendly fabrics reflect both the company’s sustainability policy and its creativity. An ultra-specialisation that has earned the Italian firm a mention in the newly released Autumn/Winter 21-22 Kids and Men’s books.
“THE PERFECT HAND” Innovation & Design
What makes a good fabric? Designers and experts attempted to answer this delicate question at a unique conference at the latest Première Vision trade fair.
What is the future of Leavers lace, an endless source of creativity?
Presented during a conference at Première Vision Paris SS21, legendary Leavers lace, an exceptional blend of art and craftsmanship with centuries-old heritage, has gradually given way to industrial lace that has finally got the upper hand. Unless new textile opportunities offer it an unexpected future.
Sanko Textile, a major player on the organic cotton market
A pioneer in organic cotton production, Sanko Textile relies on age-old know-how to offer top-quality textiles. We can see their work in the Spring/Summer 2021 Kids Trend Book with the LOUD THEME presenting one of the fabrics produced by Sanko.
ColorZen, an ecological dyeing process
Presented in Theme III “Gentle Mountain Bike” of our Autumn/Winter 21-22 Sports book, Tintex x ColorZen fabrics highlight an innovative new eco-friendly dyeing process that reconciles bright colours and the environment.
Fritz Moll: innovative high-quality textiles
With a traditional braiding shop and weaving mill, the German firm, Fritz Moll, has made a name for itself for over 150 years in the production of high-quality elastic ribbons and lace. Whether aesthetic or purely technical, their products meet client requirements thanks to cooperative developments. Here’s how.
ThredUp, the ecological footprint calculator for your clothes
The site for buying and selling second-hand clothing is offering a simple and effective tool to better assess our wardrobe’s carbon footprint. Here’s how.
The new SS21 Rocle by Isabella fabric collection
Lingerie with a host of inspirations, a swimwear line with a tropical influence and refined activewear: a review of the new Rocle by Isabella products for spring/summer 2021.
Canclini's new textiles
As the fabric manufacturer returns with a revised newsletter for the new year, we look back at its textile innovations that made their mark in 2019.