Winter’s coming and Belstaff is promising all-weather protection for AW21. Continuing its partnership with Gore-Tex, the luxury heritage brand has launched a “polished, precision-engineered" outerwear range.
Intertextile, Yarn Expo, Chic and PH Value, scheduled in Shanghai on March 10-12, have been postponed. FashionNetwork.com has learned the possible new dates are March 17-19, if the authorities give the green light.
The California-based sustainable footwear brand is launching its debut apparel line and pushing forward with its international expansion efforts, which include the opening of a pop-up in Merci, Paris, in November.
Intertextile, Chic, PH Value and Yarn Expo, held on September 23-25, attracted up to 73,500 visitors. A sign that recovery has started, say the organisers, who boosted the online tools integrating the physical shows.
Hot on the heels of its shoes and accessories lines, Allbirds is branching out into new territory with a first ever collection of men's and women's underwear made from natural and environmentally friendly materials.
The popular Deckers-owned footwear label has announced that it is expanding into a new product category with the launch of its first-ever athletic apparel and accessories line, created with customer feedback in mind.
Première Vision Paris and the Fairyland for Fashion shows (with Texworld and Apparel Sourcing) ended up hosting just under half of the Chinese exhibitors expected, and all reported big declines in visitor attendance.
Zhang Tao, secretary general of China’s textile industry body CCPIT-Tex, spoke to FashionNetwork.com about the difficulties faced by the industry, as many Chinese exhibitors dropped out of the Texworld show in Paris.