“Full Metal Jacket”: Vollebak’s copper-based jacket

The avant-garde clothing label presents a new jacket made from copper yarn. But what is so special about it? It is able to protect us from diseases and other malicious viruses. A godsend in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Cordura®’s new Combat Wool fabric

A versatile fabric that offers the look, comfort and feel of 100% merino wool but also boasts in-built durability? This is the feat achieved by Cordura®, presenting its new product, Cordura® Combat Wool, which is as luxurious as it is environmentally friendly.

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Seaqual joins ECOIBQ, an environmental initiative

Reducing the environmental impact of its production? This is what motivated the firm IBQ Fabrics to form an unprecedented partnership with Seaqual, an eco-friendly initiative determined to put an end to plastic pollution in our oceans.

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The Lycra® Company presents sustainable and technological solutions for innovative fibres.

At the most recent Kingpins 24 trade fair, presented virtually on 22 and 23 April due to the Coronavirus pandemic, The LYCRA Company revealed its latest eco-friendly innovations in terms of stretch fibres and performance.

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New organic fabrics coming soon to our wardrobes

From synthetic leathers made from fruit and vegetable peels to recycled nylon and waste from fishing nets, our rubbish has never been so trendy. Here’s a review of new sustainable fabrics that will soon be seen in our wardrobes.

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Tex Athenea, the digital printing specialist

A fabric manufacturer for both interior design and ready-to-wear, since 1976 Tex Athenea has established itself as an expert in printed textiles, whether produced traditionally or digitally.

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Denholme Velvets, the English high-end velvet company

A tale of velvet, excellence and tradition. At least this is the story that Denholme Velvets has been writing for over 50 years. This high-end fabric manufacturer draws its roots not far from York in the north of England.

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French fabric line La Dunière

For almost a century, the French textile production firm has been offering a variety of products of internationally renowned quality.

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Be Eco by Picchi, sustainable textiles for the fashion of the future

For 70 years, the Italian-born family business has been crafting quality fabrics, today recognised as being compatible with environmental conservation.

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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.

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