Première Vision: How was it for you?Subscription
Buyers thoughts on the autumn 14 edition.
Première Vision: PV Award winnersSubscription
Last week’s show also saw the fifth annual PV Awards, a celebration of new innovations and creative boundary-pushing in the world of textiles.
Première Vision: Henry BertrandSubscription
Supplier of luxury silks Henry Bertrand had a successful show, taking orders on much of its offer but with no clear trends emerging.
Première Vision: British MillerainSubscription
Specialist in waxed, coated and laminated fabrics, British Millerain saw visitors from Europe, the US and Japan mostly, with its double-faced laminated fabrics the most popular.
Première Vision: Alexanders of ScotlandSubscription
Weaver of fine woollens Alexanders of Scotland returned to Première Vision after a two-year break.
Première Vision: Harris Tweed HebridesSubscription
The cachet of hand-woven, UK-made product still proved a draw at Harris Tweed Hebrides, where a steady flow of people - mainly from the UK, Germany, France and Japan - checked out its offer.
Première Vision: Stephen Walters and SonsSubscription
Silk weaver Stephen Walters and Sons welcomed a flurry of visitors to its stand, with buyers seeking out colourful and floral designs and structured options.
Première Vision: Joseph H ClissoldSubscription
British cloth manufacturer Joseph H Clissold felt demand rise for its priciest UK-made fabrics, noting that Première Vision is the show to visit for attracting new customers and building existing relationships.
Première Vision: Mallalieus of DelphSubscription
Woollen textile manufacturer Mallalieus of Delph described the first day of Première Vision as phenomenal, with managing director David Mallalieu welcoming mostly high-end British and European visitors including the likes of Balmain, Cacharel and Givenchy.
Première Vision: Laurent Garigue PartnershipSubscription
“It’s been fantastic. The best Première Vision I can remember since I was 16,” said owner Laurent Garigue of fabric manufacturer Laurent Garigue Partnership.