Fibres & Yarns

DNA protection for Pima cotton supply chain

30th October 2014 0 comment
The SigNature T commercial programme involves the creation of a unique, SigNature T DNA marker.

St. John CEO steps down

29th October 2014 0 comment
Temporarily taking over the role of CEO will be Bernd Beetz, whilst the search for a new CEO starts immediately.

Polo shirt manufacturer gets China’s first STeP accreditation

29th October 2014 0 comment
The manufacturer carried out the assessment required for STeP certification, including the company audit, in just a few weeks.

Karl Mayer offers new weft-insertion machine with zero-waste production

28th October 2014 0 comment
The machine processes carbon, glass, basalt, aramid and high-strength polyester fibres, whilst making maximum use of the yarns, with no waste.

MarediModa 2014 promotes European quality

27th October 2014 0 comment
With a focus on the European production, garment makers from the Euro-Mediterranean area will offer alternatives to the more exotic productions.

Award winning graduate designs knitwear for leading UK retailer

27th October 2014 0 comment
Thea Sanders’ patterned knitwear was recognised at Graduate Fashion Week 2013 when she was crowned the Stuart Peters Visionary Knitwear Award winner.

Shima Seiki to hold private exhibition in London

27th October 2014 0 comment
On display will be the newest version of the 3D design system, as well as the latest Wholegarment knitwear samples.

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.