Log in SIGN UP FOR FREE news and business bulletins direct to your mailbox.

EFF SOURCE Fashion business success without compromise

23 November 2016

Innovation in Fabrics Report

Contributor Ethical Fashion Forum

Pinatex


Strawberry plants that grow lace? Silk that is stronger than steel? The future of fabric development looks bright. In this report, discover innovative fabrics that are available now as well as futuristic concepts on the horizon. Image: Piñatex


Search the internet for innovation in yarns and fabrics, and many of the results focus on sustainability. A clear direction of travel is emerging in the fashion industry. This trajectory is not linear but circular, overlapping with the worlds of technology, biology and chemical engineering.

The word innovation often evokes distant change, detached from daily life. In this report, we scope out distant changes that experts are convinced are coming. But we also showcase innovations in the near-future pipeline – and innovations that are already becoming reality.

Sign in as a SOURCE member below to download the Innovation in Fabrics Report 2016.

Interested in SOURCE membership to access premium content like this? Find out more here

Sign in to read the full article


Bookmark and Share This Article

Bookmark and Share