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2019 S/S Lineapelle Trend Analysis
At its 94th show, Lineapelle offered European and international attendees totalling 21,687 a diverse mix of leather and non-leather materials. Exhibitors at the show increased this season by 5% to exceed February 2017's participant numbers by 1,254. A rise in Italian (+4%) and other overseas (+6%) visitors continues to cement the show's significance in the fashion, luxury, furniture and automotive industries. The fair's overarching theme of Empathy developed technology-influenced surfaces by decorating them with authentic natural effects, in line with S/S 19's Common Ground and In Touch trends. Three trend areas focused on naturalness and technology, elegance, and athleisure and tactility. These key themes for the season combine craftsmanship and technical performance processes, two of the most influential techniques within the footwear and accessories markets currently. Sustainability continues to be at the forefront for many leather, synthetic and fabric stands, demonstrating the need for brands to better their environmental footprints. Wood particles are used to create durable but flexible innovative surfaces. Expressive applications incorporate a youthful and playful feel.