Texworld USA: Spring Summer 2017 Trends Look to the Future

This Spring Summer 2017 will be about two things: the present, the future and how they’ll play together. At the opening day of Texworld USA in New York City Sunday, art directors Louis Gérin and Grégory Lamaud presented the coming season’s trends. The overarching theme for Spring Summer ’17 is “Contact,” which according to Gérin, is a glance or a thought, the idea that things aren’t the way we knew them, and… Read More

Milano Unica Partners With CFDA on Fabric Program

Italian textile trade fair Milano Unica and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) on Monday announced the launch of “The Fabric Program,” an initiative that will provide emerging U.S. designers with first-hand experience working with Italy’s production mills. The aim: to raise awareness for “Made in Italy” techniques and methods of fabrication. “A core tenet of the CFDA is to provide our designer members with unique opportunities to strengthen and… Read More