Yarn Expo Autumn 2019 will be held concurrently with the 25th Autumn Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, as well as CHIC and PH Value. © Messe Frankfurt

04/09/2019 – Regenerated and recycled products

Regenerated and recycled products

Yarn Expo Autumn, Shanghai

Yarn Expo Autumn 2019 will feature a wide array of different yarn and fibre materials, including regenerated and recycled yarn. By  Iris Schlomski

Transparencies – striking and colourful © Gunold

02/09/2019 – Autumn/Winter 2020/2021

Autumn/Winter 2020/2021

Gunold: Another season of contrasts is about to come

Transparency will remain a strong topic; besides clear materials, milky and semi-transparent foils are becoming more important. By  Iris Schlomski

Sekrè is the registered trademark of the German-Swiss startup Mystery Bag International GmbH. © Sekrè

30/08/2019 – Some of the world’s rarest handbags

Some of the world’s rarest handbags

The luxury brand Sekrè

Sekrè specializes in handbags with a precious secret. By  Iris Schlomski

The Wuppertal-based company is the right adress for resource-saving label-solutions. © Bornemann

29/08/2019 – Sustainable Labeling

Sustainable Labeling

Bornemann at Munich fabric Start

Sustainable Labeling and digitalization are two main topics for Bornemann-Etiketten. By  Iris Schlomski

Glimpse of a tannery where rhubarb leather is produced. © deepmello

28/08/2019 – Leather


Comeback of natural tanning agents

The art of tanning is almost as old as the history of humankind, making it one of the oldest crafts on earth. By  Editorial staff

Sustainability and a handful of trump cards! In an exclusive interview with textile network, Tomas Vucurevic gives several tips for improving ingredient branding. © lovelyday12/

28/08/2019 – Sustainable, great product, what now?

Sustainable, great product, what now?

Tips for successful branding from Braind

Braind has identified five key points that can be important for suppliers of sustainable materials or technologies. By  Iris Schlomski

Bag Affair changes the competition in the leather market and presents a vegan collection of business bags for women at the ILM. © Bag Affair

27/08/2019 – Business bags specially designed for women

Business bags specially designed for women

Bag Affair at the ILM, Offenbach

Bag Affair brings its vegan business bags to ILM Offenbach, the largest European event dedicated for handbags and leather goods, 7-9 Sept 2019. By  Iris Schlomski