ADDITIONALS & TRIM TRENDS FOR AUTUMN.WINTER 2020/21: ECCENTRINC VS. INTROVERTED


The ADDITIONALS for Autumn. Winter 20/21 with their expressive and diverse nature benefit from the prospects of two...

DYELUXE – HOW TO CREATE TEXTILE COLOURS FROM BY-PRODUCTS OF THE FOOD INDUSTRY


Nikolett Madai has found a way to close the gap in the cycle: with Dyelux she processes by-products from the food...

FABRIC TRENDS for Autumn.Winter 20/21: RETHINKIG FASHION


Even before the Autumn.Winter 20/21 season kicks off, one thing has become evident: this season will be a strong one...

Not at all buttoned: Button manufacturers rely on sustainable nature and sustainability


Sustainability and value are at the top of the agenda for the button manufacturers. Natural materials as well as new,...

LOTTE GULPERS’ project SWART LAEKEN – a black wool fabric as a bridge between costume & fashion


Generations of hard work and a bit of luck: these were the prerequisites for the heyday of the Netherlands in the 17th...

DESIGN STUDIOS – strong performance of the DIGITAL CREATIVITY during the MUNICH FABRIC START


Digitalisation used as a tool for more creativity and a wider spectrum of individually usable prints. This technical...

Bluezone curator Panos Sofianos made it to the Rivet Top 50


Rivet’s Influential 50 is an index of the...

LENA WINTERINK – WORN TO WEAR reinforces the longevity of fashion


A worn-out T-Shirt is quickly replaced by a new one. In our consumer- driven society apparel has become a consumable...

BEYOND AWARE – MUNICH FABRIC START PRESENTS THE FABRIC-TRENDS FOR AUTUMN.WINTER 2020/21


With much dynamism, mindfulness and courage to embrace new ways, we look at the new AUTUMN.WINTER 20/21 season...

LOOP COLLABORATION STUDIOS – AN INITIATIVE FOR PROFESSIONALS WITH A PASSION FOR FASHION


Against the backdrop of a dark solid wood cabinet sits Genovaite with knitting needles in her hand. The wool socks in...

MUNICH FABRIC START: certification bodies in the sustainability area ReSOURCE


With ReSOURCE, MUNICH FABRIC START has established an advanced sourcing platform that demonstrates new dimensions of...

BLUEZONE PRESENTS: ALL RELATED – THE KEYS TO A SUCCESSFUL DENIM BUSINESS


In today’s ever-changing denim business, weavers, producers and manufacturers are exposed to the end consumer and need...

LOOP.A LIFE inspired by nature – new circular stories & the question how to avoid the textile waste?


Less than one percent: this is all the materials used for apparel production that are recycled afterwards. For an...

THE ATLAS OF SUSTAINABLE COLOUR(S) & THE DIFINITION OF THE COLOUR OF THE 21. CENTURY


As a little girl Julia Kaleta would already spent summertime in the forest turning plants and herbs into her own...

SMART TEXTILES LAB – PRINTED ELECTRONICS FOR SMART TEXTILES


REFRAME THE FAMILIAR Sometimes we need to stretch our imagination and think outside the existing frameworks that we,...

MUNICH FABRIC START AUTUMN.WINTER 20/21 HIGHLIGHTS


The recent  MUNICH FABRIC START from 03 - 05 September 2019, launched the new Hall 8 and an extended exhibitor...

COCCCON STANDS FOR SUSTAINABLE AND VIOLENCE FREE CHANGE IN THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY


Chandra Prakash Jha from COCCCON pleads for a future with and from nature. In the following interview, he explains what...

ERIC ESSER PRESENTS THE 3-D PROJECT PHERES & AUXTEX


Pushing the envelope right up to the limit and beyond what’s feasible – this was the stated aim of the master thesis...

Swiss Jeans Freak X Candiani 60th Birthday Collaboration


Ruedi Karrer, also known as the Swiss Jeans Freak is the founder of the world’s first independent Jeans Museum and...

A Conversation On Sustainability, Transparency & Mainstream


From slow fashion to mainstream business, materials to education, fashion and sustainability raise so many questions. A...

SUSTAINABLE INNOVATIONS: INTERVIEW WITH SIMON ANGEL


You’re curating the Sustainable Innovations forum at Munich Fabric Start for the fourth time. Where are you looking...

DIGITAL FABRIC LAB – THE FUTURE BEGINS NOW


Digitization 4.0 is one of the most...

KPMG x Microsoft: Merging Business, Technology and Fashion


Every industry is experiencing massive changes thanks to advancements in technology that are leading the way with new...

SOURCING – THE NEW SOURCING AREA FOR PRIME MANUFACTURING SOLUTIONS & APPAREL SOURCING BY MUNICH FABRIC START


With the launch of the SOURCING Area in the newly opened Business Club Munich of new Mstaged Hall 8, MUNICH FABRIC START...

MUNICH FABRIC START CONVINCES AS AN INTERNATIONAL INNOVATION & INFORMATION PLATFORM


The recent MUNICH FABRIC START, held from 3 to 5 September 2019, launched the new SOURCING area for Prime Manufacturing...

MUNICH FABRIC START PRESENTS: BEYOND AWARE – AUTUMN.WINTER 20/21


With much dynamism, mindfulness and courage to embrace new ways, we look at the new AUTUMN.WINTER 20/21 season...

FUTURE EXHIBITION FORMATS – THE ORGANIZERS OF MUNICH FABRIC START IN CONVERSATION


With regards to future exhibition formats, the tension between poetry and problem solving as well as the possibilities...

TEXTILE INNOVATIONS – MUNICH FABRIC START AWARDS 7TH HIGHTEX AWARD


Munich, 4 September 2019 – The winners of the 7th HighTex Award have been announced. Given the large number of...

Strong Themes, Progressive Formats & New Areas at MUNICH FABRIC START


MUNICH FABRIC START with BLUEZONE, KEYHOUSE...

The Workshops of Haute Couture


Thomas Behuret Atelier Marion Chopineau,...

DIGITAL FABRIC LAB – THE FUTURE BEGINS NOW


Digitization 4.0 is one of the most...

KEYHOUSE – From Poetry to Digitalisation


As a think tank for fashion tech, smart...

THE ALL RELATED COLLAB PROJECT


In the ever-changing denim industry, weaving...

Weavabel Insist on Sustainable


Established over 30 years ago Weavabel provides Garment branding solutions, managing fashion brands trims from design to...

What to Expect From AW 20/21 at Munich Fabric Start


There is less than one week to go until we...

INTRODUCING THE MUNICH FABRIC START APP


We’re excited to announce the launch of the MUNICH FABRIC START app! We can’t wait for you discover the essential...