Munich Fabric Start Spring.Summer 19, Germany’s leading international textile tradeshow, has announced the programme for its latest edition, which will be held from January 30 to February 1, 2018, in Germany. The trendtheme for the new season is ‘Processing my Realities’, which reflects the power of interactions within the fashion and textile industry.
Munich Fabric Start offers an exclusive and jam-packed agenda of supporting events specially developed by textile and fashion experts for these increasingly demanding market segments – a programme that provides impulses, indicates solutions and offers the opportunity for direct exchange. The programme includes trend seminars, panel discussions, and workshops.
The KEYHOUSE, as a specially created centre of expertise and innovation for technological progress and sustainable innovations, focuses on e-textiles, bio-tech, sustainability, as well as advanced manufacturing.
Integrated into the exhibition concept at KEYHOUSE, on display, will be the prizewinning developments of the Hightex Award, Munich Fabric Start’s innovation prize. Organic Selection, a meta-sourcing and trend information platform for innovative materials, blends, and production techniques, will show a large, inspiring, trend-setting, and topical selection of innovative, future-oriented and sustainable fabrics, additionals, and processing trends.
As a show in show concept, the key Denim & Sportswear Brands will be presenting their latest product developments and process solutions in the BLUEZONE, one of the most important denim shows worldwide, on January 30 and 31, 2018. There will be dedicated workshops, panel discussions as well as the first screening of the documentary River Blue followed by an expert panel discussion supplementing the trade fair feature. The BLUEZONE, with its special Man + Machine theme, also focusses on the dialogue between manual skills and technology.
The 44th edition of Munich Fabric Start will feature over 1,800 collections of the more than 1,000 leading international suppliers and producers of fabrics and additionals for Spring.Summer 19. Halls 3 + 4 will host over 800 leading international fabric suppliers showcasing their current fabric developments for Spring.Summer19 on three floors. The creative section of the Design Studios will show exclusive and individual design concepts of the most important European design studios and trend bureaus.
Additionals as an independent feature will be concentrated in Halls 1 + 2 with approximately 300 exhibitors. At Asia Salon, some 100 international specialists from the Far East will present their comprehensive product portfolio in the high-tech, function, and value categories.