Tag: fibers

Techtextil and Texprocess present ‘Living in Space’ in cooperation with ESA and DLR
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Techtextil and Texprocess present ‘Living in Space’ in cooperation with ESA and DLR

Beam me up, Scotty: a large amount of material has to be transported for a journey into space – and technical textiles account for a large proportion of them. Examples of the parts and products in which they are to be found will be on show at the ‘Living in Space’ exhibition during this year’s Techtextil und Texprocess (9 to 12 May 2017), which has been organised by Messe Frankfurt in cooperation with the European Space Agency (ESA) and the German Aerospace Centre (DLR)

Clerici Tessuto Italian fabrics collections
Menswear fabrics

Clerici Tessuto Italian fabrics collections

Clerici Tessuto, founded 1923, is one of the most important textiles manufacturers for the luxury sector, with ranges for men's and women's clothing, accessories and home furnishing, covering the entire finishing cycle of silk and other natural fibres.

Fashion color trends for Fall-Winter 2017/2018
Menswear Trends

Fashion color trends for Fall-Winter 2017/2018

Lenzing Group is a company based in Lenzing, Austria, which core competence is producing botanic fibers for the textile industry from the renewable raw material of wood. Here are the key color trends for Fall-Winter 2017/2018, revealed by Lenzing...

Spring-Summer 2017 fabric trends by Loro Piana
Menswear fabrics

Spring-Summer 2017 fabric trends by Loro Piana

For Spring-Summer 2017 Loro Piana offers fashion fabrics, combining remarkable lightness with high performance and timeless style. Cashmere, silk, wool, linen and next-generation materials blended in innovative and sophisticated ways.

German Fashion: Brachmann Spring/Summer 2016
Menswear collections

German Fashion: Brachmann Spring/Summer 2016

The label BRACHMANN Menswear reworks the classical male wardrobe by playing with hybrids, silhouettes and details. With a strong signature educated by architecture, the label deconstructs classical menswear staples and recomposes them while looking for inspiration in the Bauhaus-Style, contemporary art and popular culture.

Proper care for the men's suit
ABC of the men's suit

Proper care for the men's suit

The suit is an important part of every man's wardrobe. The care for it is a care for your image and it should not be underestimated. As much careful we are with it, as long life it will 'live'. There are a few simple rules, which it is well to have in mind...

It's getting hot: Rafael Nadal is the face (and body) of an underwear line
Underwear and Swimwear

It's getting hot: Rafael Nadal is the face (and body) of an underwear line

'The tennis star (and 14-time Grand Slam winner) is the newest face of Tommy Hilfiger underwear, tailored clothing and the TH Bold men's fragrance - and by newest face, we also mean newest abs, butt and, er, all... You're welcome!'.

Ralph Lauren launches polotech smartshirt with groundbreaking adaptive workout app
Business news

Ralph Lauren launches polotech smartshirt with groundbreaking adaptive workout app

Ralph Lauren Corporation’s (NYSE: RL) innovative PoloTech™ smartshirt, a seamless blend of sleek, modern style with real-time biometric technology, makes its retail debut on August 27. Ralph Lauren continues to lead the fashion industry in wearable technology with the launch of this groundbreaking fitness shirt and the simultaneous introduction of a game-changing, adaptive workout app that uses detailed data to tailor individualized training for maximum results.

 A blend of colour innovation, creative design and smart nature for a techno cool autumn 2017
Sewing industry

A blend of colour innovation, creative design and smart nature for a techno cool autumn 2017

Last week in New York during Première Vision Gruppocinque launched it’s A/W 2016-2017 Newlife ™ based collection. It consists of two lines – mainline and a new, super-slick, genderless technical concept called Swing. Just to remind, Gruppocinque is first Italian producer of Newlife™ - textile, produced from plastic bottles without using any chemicals.

The collections during CLASS World Tour
Sewing industry

The collections during CLASS World Tour

Bacx™ by Centro Seta S.p.a research, processes and solutions that are eco-innovative are the basic ingredients for this first, exclusive collection of new-generation silk - 100% traceable and 100% Made in Italy. The new collections include classic looks “for elegance and style” that are certified GOTS, but also encompass eco high-tech silk blends with Newlife™ and fabrics with an unexpected feel and look made using Greenfiber™.

Men's fashion: Knitwear for Fall-Winter 2015/2016 by Vittorio Branchizio
Menswear collections

Men's fashion: Knitwear for Fall-Winter 2015/2016 by Vittorio Branchizio

VITTORIO BRANCHIZIO (one of the exhibitors at Pitti Immagine Uomo 87) is a Made in Italy men's knitwear brand, using the finest natural fibers and latest technical knitting solutions. The play between knitted and textile-based sections gives life to pieces with a most complex design and a minimal apparel at its very best.

Solbiati's linen fabric collections for clothing
Menswear fabrics

Solbiati's linen fabric collections for clothing

Solbiati was the first to yarn dye linen, to invent the crepe version and propose a softened and naturally creased linen.

Unique and comfortable garments by Axel Hardy
Fashion collections

Unique and comfortable garments by Axel Hardy

Fashion designer Axel Hardy (Axinia Hadzhieva) creates unique and cutting-edge clothing made of personally developed yarns from organic cotton, linen, silk, soy. Her garments present Bulgaria in Europe's fashion world for years. In December 2013 the models were shown at the exhibition in O2 Arena in London, UK.

TENCEL® + Shellfish = TENCEL® C: The latest fiber innovation from Lenzing
Sewing industry

TENCEL® + Shellfish = TENCEL® C: The latest fiber innovation from Lenzing

It is a luxury for many people to eat lobster, langouste or shrimps. An experience of joy arises when the seafood’s hard shell is finally cracked and nothing stands in the way of the tender meat andstarting to savor its taste.

But the true luxury of these delicacies is the leftover shells, which are usually discarded mindlessly as organic waste. The molecular structural substance of the shell is called chitin, from which one can derive Chitosan.

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