Denim continues to drive developments in adapting this global favorite fabric to meet the constant demands of sustainability combined with reinventing season after season. Global mills are outlining their latest developments with the focus on water-saving solutions .
This Sustainable and Circular Fashion Innovation Features in a Unique Experience and Adidas X Parley. This mega trend has been gaining momentum, and continues to do so, with brands announcing regularly what they are doing on a sustainable level.
ISPO Textrends has released the color palettes for Fall/Winter 20/21 embracing the overall mood of change and a renewed attitude for the season. With the textile sector moving on a new journey through sustainability and efficiency, this season’s colors complement the mood and the need for change.
Color and specialty chemicals producer Archroma, known for its focus on sustainability, has collaborated with Ternua, an outdoor brand with a strong connection to nature, in creating a biomass-based dye derived from walnut shells.
It’s the lightest synthetic fiber available, with a strong sustainable ID, but problems with dyeing due to its lower resistance to heat as compared to polyester, haven’t given polypropylene the credit it deserves, until now.
The next edition of ISPO Munich from February 3-6 2019 will once again house the leading textile innovations in the ever popular ISPO Textrends forum. It is a unique platform for the latest developments in the textile sector for Fall/Winter 2020/21.
Zippers and trims take on a cleaner direction as a long term approach is taken by China publicly listed company SAB. Exhibiting at ISPO Shanghai, SAB's new sustainable collection has hit it head on with full transparency.
In Berlin, the Foundation of the German Clothing Industry presented the European Fashion Award Fash. The finalists and winners have one thing in common: they take a very critical view of the fashion industry and have fresh ideas for it.