On the Cover:
Scottish designer Judy R. Clark's Harris Tweed and lace Frockcoat with embroidered Kimono is paired with a hat, also in Harris Tweed, by Fabhatirx. Photograph courtesy of Hand & Rae Photography
Baltimore Welcomes Specialty Fabrics Industry
IFAI Expo Americas 2011 exhibitors reported high-quality attendees and good traffic on the show floor.
Barcelona: Center Of The Textile Universe In 2011
ITMA 2011 and various associated and colocated events in Barcelona attracted participants from the global textile industry.
Cotton: A Smoother Road Ahead
Cotton prices are hooked to the U.S. dollar as export sales return to normal.
From The Editor
Business & Financial
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Quality Fabric Of The Month: Harris Tweed For A New Generation
Harris Tweed, handwoven and finished in Scotland's Outer Hebrides islands, is being offered in updated styles that are being used in new ways.
Nonwovens / Technical Textiles
Dyeing Printing & Finishing
Knitting / Apparel
Fall/Winter 2012-13 Yarn Collections
Quality, novelty and tradition are focus at Pitti Immagine Filati and SpinExpo.