Orbituary: Karl Lagerfeld, Designer who defined Luxury Fashion, dies at 85

By guest author Vanessa Friedman from New York Times Karl Lagerfeld, the most prolific designer of the 20th and 21st centuries and a man whose career formed the prototype of the modern luxury fashion industry, died on Tuesday in Paris. He was 85. His death was announced on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 by Chanel. “More … More Orbituary: Karl Lagerfeld, Designer who defined Luxury Fashion, dies at 85

Dow, Dassault Systèmes, and ECCO introduce new 3D Printed QUANT-U Shoe Midsoles

Dow, known for their historical innovations in chemicals, is lending their expertise to the ECCO Shoes’ QUANT-U line as they partner in creating a new system of shoe-making. Also collaborating with Dassault Systèmes, this power punch of leading companies presented the latest trend in materials, technology, and footwear in Japan recently at the ECCO Shoes’ … More Dow, Dassault Systèmes, and ECCO introduce new 3D Printed QUANT-U Shoe Midsoles

Success of the first edition of OUTLOOK™ India 2019

The success reflects the dynamic growth of the nonwovens hygiene business in India and its awareness of sustainable development requirements OUTLOOK™ India, widely acclaimed as the best platform for key nonwoven professionals in the personal care and hygiene products just closed in India on a very successful note. OUTLOOK™ India was the first ever platform … More Success of the first edition of OUTLOOK™ India 2019

An exclusive portrait of STFI and its Scientific Director Dr Yves Gloy’s activities

TextileFuture conducted an interview with STFI Scientific Director Dr Yves Gloy (formerly ITA at RWTH Aachen) after one year in this position. We enlight also the successes of STFI Textile Research in Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany. Historical development of STFI On February 17th 1992, the two research institutes Forschungsinstitut für Textiltechnologie (FIFT) Chemnitz and Institut für … More An exclusive portrait of STFI and its Scientific Director Dr Yves Gloy’s activities

Automated fabric inspection with the USTER brand

Technical textiles show to feature latest technology for quality assurance In many areas of primary textiles, USTER is a watchword for quality. From fiber to yarn, producers worldwide trust the USTER brand to help them deliver the quality their customers demand and optimize their operations. Now, USTER has expanded its technology to cover fabric production, … More Automated fabric inspection with the USTER brand