The textile industry is widely spread across the globe and organizes meetings, events, and fairs every year in order to bring people from all around the world in one place so as to share the new developments and information with each other. This allows the participants and attendants to stay updated with what is going on in the world of fabrics, what are the new technologies and growth opportunities in this field, current textile and fabric industry situation, and new market developments amongst other things. This information is highly valued for anyone who has any links with the world of textile or fabrics. As a result, many textile brands attend such events and fairs so as to learn from each other’s experiments and developments and to stay inspired.
According to the reports issued, it has been found out that some 19 countries around the world host 51 textile fairs, fabric trade shows and events all across the world. Amongst these countries like China, the UK, the USA, India, Germany and Spain host most of these popular and large-scaled textile events and exhibitions. These events uncover a variety of innovative products that after they reach customers, bewitch them completely. So here we have talked about must important textile and fabric events that are about to be held in 2019 and 2020. These are:
- International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF) Annual Conference 2019
- Spoga Gafa Cologne
- Heimtextil Frankfurt fair, 2020
- Spinexpo™ Paris
- Texworld Paris Spring 2020
- Masion & Object
- Heimtextil Russia
- Home Textile Madrid Fair 2020
So you interested in finding about the latest fabric trends and secrets of the textile industry? If so, then get ready to attend either one of these fairs or maybe both these events (if you can manage) and set yourself on the journey to learn more and grow.
International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF) Annual Conference 2019
This edition that will revolve around Digitalization & Sustainability - Their Impact on the Global Textile Industry will take place from October 20 to 22, 2019 in Porto, Portugal.
The International Federation of Textile Manufacturers (ITMF) is an international forum focused on textile industries worldwide. Its main value is to keep members from all over the world informed through surveys, studies and publications, participating in the evolution of the industry value chain and through the organization of annual appointments such as the one that will take place in October of 2019.
Conferences, publications and talks on trends and international developments will be those that mark the agenda of the event. Through ITMF, textile industries cooperate internationally with organizations that represent other sectors allied to their industry.
The Heimtextil Russia fair is held once a year in Moscow together with one of the most innovative and important fairs in the home textiles and accessories sector. Heimtextil Russia is considered a trendsetter in the field of textile design. In it, exhibitors, designers and architects meet with wholesalers and retailers. Here are the trends, fashion and the most prominent articles in the home textiles sector aimed at living rooms, kitchens, bathrooms, window and wall decorations, upholstery and sunscreens. This fair is the ideal platform to receive information about new creations, to establish and expand business relationships and to generate income. In addition, a large number of workshops with well-known Russian and European designers are held at the fair.
On the whole the organizers welcomed on the 3 days of the fair, from 14 October to 16 October 2019, about 200 exhibitors from 19 countries and 17000 professional visitors from all regions of Russia and the CIS countries.
Heimtextil Frankfurt 2020, the International trade fair for home and contract textiles
This international fair is the go-to place for anyone who wishes to be educated more in fabric trends. It is the biggest international fair for home and contract textiles and will be the first fair that will be held in the textile industry in the year 2020. The fair will commence from 7th of January and will end on 10th January 2020 and will be held in Frankfurt am Main. Levantex as one of the companies that deal in the textile industry and displays a firm faith in providing quality at reasonable prices to its customers will also be attending this fair.
What you should know about the Heimtextil Frankfurt fair?
The Heimtextil Frankfurt can be considered as the kickoff event for new trends and textile innovations.
This year in 2019, the event was graced by the presence of some 67,216 trade visitors from all over the world. Many of these were promising newcomers, people who have come to attend this event in order to learn and build new partnerships, but many other well-known faces also decided to grace this fair with their presence.
Heimtextil Frankfurt is probably a fair where you can find almost anything you could be possibly looking for under one roof, like interior trends, interior textiles, and interior design.
Retailers, wholesalers, interior architects, hotel outfitters, furniture and bedding store designers and many other decision-makers mark their presence every year here in January.
This fair is a hub of textile dealers who come looking for style, colors, trends, and patterns of the season.
The leading international industry sourcing exhibition dedicated to innovation in yarns, fibres and knitwear will be taking place in Paris, France on 30th to 1st July 2020.
Hosting leading high-quality international exhibitors, the show welcomes a globally diverse range of international visitors including; Couture, ready to wear, knitwear, hosiery, Activewear and homeware.
Spinexpo Paris attracts senior decision makers, sourcing professionals, designers and buyers, who come to source new, innovative and directional products, make new connections, strengthen long-term relationships and be inspired. Each season Spinexpo collaborates on over 1,000 specially designed swatches and panels from knit and weave to embellished textile pieces.
Maison & Object
Maison & Objet, a place to explore the entire universe of fashion and home... More than a fair, Maison & Objet is the center of attention of every professional. The decoration fair is reserved for professionals and is held twice a year at the Paris-Nord Villepinte exhibition center in France. The next edition will take place from Friday 17 to Tuesday 21 January 2020.
Maison & Objet is a true point of reference for decoration, creation and design, mosaic of trends, new talents and new concepts. Maison & Objet offers you another look, another atmosphere… Design, fashion-house, object, table arts. The fair explores every universe of decoration and style: renew ideas, changes, get inspired and create your own universe.
Texworld Paris Spring 2020
Taking place twice a year at Paris – Le Bourget, Texworld, with around 1,000 exhibitors, offers professional buyers from all over the world a rich variety of products from basics to creative high-end fabrics of excellent quality. This time Texworld Paris - The international fair for fashion organized by Messe Frankfurt France (MFF) will be held from February 10 to 13, 2020.
It is a must for manufacturers specializing in: cotton, denim, drapery & tailoring, embroidery & lace, jacquard, knitted fabrics, linen & hemp, prints, shirting, silk, silky aspects, sportswear & functional fabrics, trims & accessories, wool and woolen materials.
Spoga Gafa Cologne
At the Spoga + gafa Cologne the visitors can expect exhibition areas such as garden living, garden care, garden creation, garden basic and the new premium area garden unique with a fascinating variety of trends, ideas and products. Look also forward to the "boulevard of ideas" with innovative POS concepts, to the grill and the plant park and, of course, to a multi-faceted program.
Spoga + gafa Cologne offers more than a purely commercial experience. With its thematic worlds, formats related to practice, conferences, special events and industry parties, it creates an added value for the green industry, which improves the new products and featured products of the exhibitors perfectly. The established elements of the event program are being improved by new highlights this year.
The Spoga + gafa will take place on 3 days from Sunday, 6 September to Tuesday, 8 September 2020 in Cologne.
Home Textiles Premium 2020
The Home Textiles Premium is all set to blow your mind this year with its events and exhibitors who will be attending this meet. This event is the only Spanish Fair that deals completely in the home textiles sector. In September 2019, he had the fifth edition of this fair in Madrid. Levantex, with its commitment to respond to customer needs, presented the latest developments and trends in fabrics.
What you should know about Homes Textiles Premium?
- The event works on a system of pre-registration visitors, so mind that if you are planning on attending the event.
- Homes Textiles Premium will witness the presence of many big and small names and provide you with an opportunity to mingle with them so as to learn more about this industry.
Why should you be attending Homes Textiles Premium?
- It is recommended that you attend this event because here you will get a golden opportunity to understand the workings of the home textiles sector very closely.
- Another benefit of attending this event is that you will get a chance of establishing new relationships and of building partnerships with other attendees.
So, if you too wish to learn more about the textile and fabric industry and want to become well-versed in the new and latest trends then this may be your chance!