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Textiles trends: the latest textile trends

Stay in touch with the latest textile trends, featuring the newest textile trends from textile shows across Europe.

Jess McGuire-Dudley

How I got here: Jess McGuire-Dudley on her balancing act

23 July 2015

Wearing two hats means a busy day for John Smedley’s head of marketing and merchandising.

Is British manufacturing too small to make it on a global scale?

2 July 2015

Demand for British heritage products continues to grow, but their niche positioning means a return to mass manufacturing is still a distant dream


London Textile Forum

23 March 2012

Appliquéd florals, dyed horsehair wefts, stretch lace and ribbed 3D fabrics were among the major spring 13 textile trends at The Music Room in London.

Premiere Vision

Video: Première Vision spring 16

19 February 2015

Drapers catches up with exhibitors and visitors at Première Vision (February 10-12) to find out about the key fabric trends for spring 16 and what continues to draw them to Paris for Europe’s essential textile show.

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Texfusion moves to bigger venue for second edition

Texfusion (the London Asia Textile Fair) will move to a new, bigger venue at the Central Hall in Westminster for its second edition.

London Textile Fair, July 2015

Video: What's on offer at autumn 16's London Textile Fair

On the first day of the London Textile Fair, held at the Business Design Centre between July 15-16, Drapers caught up with show founder John Kelley, as well as exhibitors Magee and Mahlia Kent, to find out about their experiences of the exhibition so far.

Lorna Fitzsimons, director of The Alliance Project

Greater Manchester textile job drive branded an early success

A campaign to raise awareness of careers in the textile and fashion industry in Greater Manchester has already been successful in finding people new jobs, organisers have reported.

London Textile Fair, July 2015

London Textile Fair reaches record exhibitor numbers

The London Textile Fair reached capacity today with a record numbers of 370 exhibitors taking part in the show at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London.

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