Fibres & Yarns

Première Vision announces strategic brand policy changes

24th October 2014 0 comment
In line with its international shows, all six Paris shows will now become Première Vision Paris, the global event for fashion industry professionals.

Karl Mayer presents latest tricot machinery in Shanghai

24th October 2014 0 comment
The fabric produced in Shanghai was made completely from polyester and was patterned by transfer printing and then finished with a functional agent.

Knitting ink

23rd October 2014 2 comments
Find out what tattoo designs have inspired our fashion knitwear designer to get his own knitting tattoo.

Filo fancies knit for summer 2016 – new colours, texture, and ingredients

22nd October 2014 0 comment
Many colours for spring 2016, as seen at Filo, are delicate, a little pale and interesting in the way they are put together, Janet Prescott reports from Milan.

ITMA 2015 expands due to demand for space

21st October 2014 0 comment
The exhibition, with a gross size of over 200,000 square metres, will be complemented by several knowledge exchange and networking platforms.

Knitting Nottingham highlights city’s creative influence

21st October 2014 0 comment
Tea sets made from electro-plated knit, exhibits by internationally renowned designers, samples of 3D print will all be part of the exhibition.

German textile machinery builders to help develop Ethiopian industry

21st October 2014 0 comment
German textile machinery manufacturers were satisfied with the contacts and will continue to address the Ethiopian market by offering state-of-the-art solutions.

Nilit acquires Invista’s nylon plant in Brazil

20th October 2014 0 comment
In addition to Nilit sites in the US, China and Israel, this acquisition complements the company’s global nylon 6.6 manufacturing operations.

DyStar reports progress in achieving sustainability goals

20th October 2014 0 comment
The year 2013 was a very successful year for DyStar with a consistent increase in revenue across all sales regions.

Shima Seiki to hold private show in Los Angeles

20th October 2014 0 comment
On display will be the cutting edge in computerised flat knitting technology, represented by the latest Wholegarment machine and design system.