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2019 S/S Première Vision Paris -- Leather
Première Vision Leather proposes areas of inspiration and discovery that are unique in the world, with the leather and fur show in Hall 3 providing core fashion information. The show is devoted to exploring all forms of leather from poetic, technical and imaginative perspectives. Inspirations are taken from nature and animals. To leave deep impressions, the show brings out exaggerated or psychedelic effects with tactile textures, dazzling colors and ethereal looks, arousing people’s curiosity about leather.
2019 S/S Première Vision New York -- Striped & Checked Fabric
Première Vision New York sets the tone for the season, offering a first glimpse into S/S 19's fashion textiles ahead of the larger Paris show in February (13-15). This report will act to hammer home the key trends, while offering much more choice for attendees, and in turn attracting the bigger and more high-end names – sorely missed in New York this time round. The show continues to implement new initiatives, making it a go-to. This season sees the introduction of a new forum entitled Smart Creation Square, showcasing a selection of eco-responsible products for S/S 19. The fabrics are organized into categories including Responsible Production, Recycled, Eco-Friendly Finishing and Organic. This offered visitors a useful guide to the show from an eco-friendly sourcing perspective, as this becomes increasingly important to consumers and designers.
18/19 A/W Pitti Uomo -- Trend Analysis
The 93th edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo was held in Florence, Italy from 9-12 January. The trade show was transformed into a film festival to echo the 'movie' theme, bringing directional fashion and lifestyle programs in fun and fresh ways. This time, fashion experts from all over the world focused on the hottest athleisure style and contemporary designer brands. Well-known or emerging brands showed their products. And most importantly, Pitti Uomo brought fashion brands combining classic menswear with modern sports style to the world.
2019 S/S Interfilière Paris -- Intimate Fabric
Paris: On January 2018, worldwide manufacturers gathered at this industrial leading showcase for intimates fabrics to share the latest trends and technical developments. The S/S 19 edition of Interfilière offered a compact overview of the season, tightly edited to feature the most essential innovations and key messages. The growing industry-wide focus on sustainability was a major highlight in trend forums and with suppliers, as the need for more closed-loop and environmentally friendly solutions gains in importance. It's clear that both rapid climate change and heightened awareness are driving palpable solutions for a more positive future. Body-sensitive textiles gain significance as consumers refuse to compromise on comfort and performance. Vendors pursue finer-gauge microfilament yarns to offer ever-more lightweight jerseys; once-novel concepts such as scented, anti-mosquito, and vigorous shape memory have increased in market presence. Aesthetic directions move away from more traditional florals to push abstracted motifs and laces inspired by nature. From sustainable lace to novel embroideries, Interfilière continues to push the envelope with its forward-thinking selection of vendors and thought-provoking forums.
2019 S/S Pitti Filati -- Trend Analysis
The S/S 2019 Pitti Filati provides us trends for yarns. Cotton and linen blended fibers result in over-twisted yarns and slub yarns. Nap, plush and velour are tactile, as well as smooth viscose and soft cotton yarns. Feather, heavy-gauge and flat ribbon yarns are fluffy and lightweight, balanced with sheers. Laddering, fringe and pointelle add toughness, while diverse stitches bring vibrancy to functional yarns.
2018 S/S Intertextile Shanghai -- Fabric Trend
Following on from what was regarded as a challenging year for Intertextile, a renewed positivity rang out across the first of 2017's shows for S/S 18. Playing host to over 3,300 exhibitors, representatives from some 26 countries and regions gathered in the show's International Hall, which included a Milano Unica showcase of Italian mills, French- and German-specific zones, as well as the Asian Pavilions that brought together those from Korea, Taiwan, India and Pakistan, and Chinese exhibitors, all grouped together by the nature of their offering. Within the show itself, distinguishable zones made sourcing more focused for show-goers, with areas that included Premium Wool Zone, Beyond Denim, Verve for Design, All About Sustainability, Functional Lab and Accessories Vision. Meanwhile, S/S 18's Trend Forum was curated by Ornella Bignami of Elementi Moda.
18/19 A/W Printed Fabric at Premiere Vision Paris -- Touch & Love
The A/W 18/19 Premiere Vision is ambitious about the future. A variety of ideas and new arts reflect unceasing creativity, while responsibility and respect to the environment drive attractive, intelligent solutions and original modes, tending to be humorous and eccentric. Classic works are both familiar and illegible, feeling more farcical. The real and digital worlds collide or merge for a dynamic vibe. Technology results in a fantasy world, boldly going beyond reality. The desire for free expression and unique surface reveals an optimistic vision. Printed fabrics show unique artistic charm and fashion sense. Artistic, bright and impactful, these standout designs pack a punch. Think extreme scales, vibrant colored grounds and bold conversationals, all with creative flair.
2018 S/S Menswear -- MODE SHANGHAI
Taking place twice a year, MODE SHANGHAI is hosted by the organizing committee of SHANGHAI fashion week . The present edition is be held at the world trade center on October 12. Gathering together many fashion brands and launch MODE TALKS here, sharing the industry experience and the current trends.
18/19 A/W Men's Fabric at Premiere Vision Paris -- Touch & Love
The A/W 18/19 edition of Premiere Vision Paris is more vibrant than before. The number of exhibitors grows by 3% at 1961. The theme of this season is Touch & Love with eight sub-themes for menswear, womenswear and kidswear. A variety of ideas and new arts reflect unceasing creativity, and environmental protection is still important for Premiere Vision Paris.
18/19 A/W Premiere Vision Paris -- Touch & Love 2
The A/W 18/19 Premiere Vision is ambitious about the future. The trade show has eight themes, including Velvet Attraction, Farcical Classics, Sensitive Line, Tactile Textures, Smooth Addition, Mysterious Shine, Enhanced Density and Colour Energy. A variety of ideas and new arts reflect unceasing creativity, while responsibility and respect to the environment drive attractive, intelligent solutions and original modes, tending to be humorous and eccentric. Classic works are both familiar and illegible, feeling more farcical. The real and digital worlds collide or merge for a dynamic vibe. Technology results in a fantasy world, boldly going beyond reality. The desire for free expression and unique surface reveals an optimistic vision.
A/W 18/19 Première Vision -- Touch & Love 1
The fabric exhibition is divided into eight themes, which are Velvet Glamour, Farcical Classics, Sensitive Line, Tactile Textures, Smooth Addition, Mysterious Shine, Enhanced Density and Colour Energy. With sustainability growing into an industry expected standard, brands engage in socially and environmentally responsible projects, or explore innovative materials and processes with an eco-friendly impact.
2018 S/S Copenhagen CIFF Kids Analysis
From 9 to 11, August, the most important Nordic kids' trade show – CIFF Kids was held in Copenhagen. As the largest show with a long history in Scandinavia, CIFF Kids is full of vigor and creativity, gathering over 300 brands including many newcomers. Interior designs for a better lifestyle also increase since 2015.
2018 S/S Copenhagen CIFF -- Menswear
S/S 2018 CIFF trends and key shapes continue to evolve slowly. Risk is the enemy and familiar styles are the core around which strong ranges are built. Color is a primary way to add newness, with new fabric choices also spicing up firm favorites for S/S 18. A noticeable and interesting trend that we are seeing more of across trade shows (which originated on the catwalks) is a return to prominence for tailoring. While brands known for their suiting are rubbing their hands, others are trying their hand at smart stories. The scene is set for a move away from the directly sporty streetwear styles of recent seasons toward a more smartened-up feel, giving the customer new reasons to buy colorful jersey pieces, practical jackets and modern tailoring.
2018 S/S Outdoor Retailer -- Salt Lake City
As North America's biggest active and outdoor trade event, Outdoor Retailer has a 35-year history. The S/S 18 edition was held in Salt Lake City this July. The wide range of exhibitors covers apparel, footwear and accessories categories, along with outdoor products and equipment. Educational and brand events ran alongside the show, discussing about social responsibilities. Some of the show's standout topics were highlighted in the Venture Out pavilion, where a number of homegrown, eco-aware and socially responsible brands set up camp.
18/19 A/W Fabric Trend Confirmation -- Milano Unica
The new materials spotted in the trade show feature contrasting textures, innovative fibers, mixed patterns, bold brights and glossy technical fabrics. They drive the R&D directions for A/W 18/19 and echo the four themes forecasted by POP & ULB.
17/18 A/W Shanghai CBME Exhibition -- Infant Clothing
The CBME exhibition continues to upsurge, bringing together domestic famous brands, Hong Kong brands and foreign brands such as Spain Mayoral, Boboli. Children's clothing accounts for 60% of infants, 30% of young children, and fewer for big children. Sweet and playful styles take a large proportion ,the stick figure are simple and stylish from the aspect of patterns. In the term of technique details, applique and three-dimensional decoration area key design elements.
2018 S/S Playtime Paris --Trend Analysis
The 22th edition of Playtime was held at the Paris Floral Park from 1 to 3, July. Many experts at home and abroad attended the show. Playtime is the world's largest B2B platform for kids' fashion, holding shows in Paris, Berlin, Tokyo and New York, but the Paris edition is the biggest and gathers more exhibitors.
18/19 A/W Pitti Filati -- Trend Analysis
Cosy texture continues to evolve as extreme gauges and handcrafted looks are developed to give increasing light and airy qualities. Wool, alpaca and mohair blends in smooth constructions, adding newness to traditional homespun looks. Basket-weave, cable and openwork constructions bring a luxurious touch and hand-feel to fisherman knits.
2018 S/S Pitti Uomo -- Trend Analysis
Pitti Uomo is indispensable if you are in the menswear industry. Pitti Uomo in Florence drives the global trends. It is devoted to setting trends, evolving and showing fine designs and high-quality products. Every season, Pitti Uomo provides directions for the men's market, and attracts buyers and companies all over the world.
2018 S/S Pitti Bimbo Florence -- Trend Analysis
There were plenty of kids fashion highlights at Pitti Bimbo 85, the trade fair held in Florence every season which seems to just keep on growing. This season there were 548 exhibitors, and the number of buyers from countries such as Russia (207), China (181), Ukraine, Netherlands and Austria increased whilst total visitors stayed at around 10,000.
17/18 A/W Tokyo Playtime Exhibition
17/18 A/W Tokyo Playtime Exhibition
2017 S/S Menswear -- Chic Exhibition
CHIC exhibit is an authoritative clothing fair in Asia, it gathers together nearly 100,000 people each year. With the development of domestic garment industry, CHIC has become the largest and the most influential clothing fair in Asia, and it is recognized as the best platform for brand promotion, market development, innovation, business negotiations, resource sharing and international exchanges. It sets to "lead the garment industry forward and promote Chinese clothing brands" for the purpose.