On the Cover:
Fashion and protection come together in Miguel Caballero's Black Label line of bulletproof apparel.Photograph courtesy of CI Grupo Empresarial Caballero S.A.S.
Barcelona: Center Of The Textile Universe In 2011 (Part II)
ITMA 2011 confirmed its position as the top show for sophisticated textile machinery, especially for nonwovens and technical textiles.
Trade Shows Converge
Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas will colocate in Atlanta, presenting a one-stop shop for the technical textile, traditional textile and sewn products and equipment industries.
Armored In Style
Miguel Caballero, the Armani of bulletproof clothing, makes fashionable bulletproof apparel for VIPs as well as standard ballistic vests for military and police personnel.
Textiles 2012: The Prognosis Is Good
The U.S. industry's rebound from the lows of the last decade is expected to continue into another year.
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Business & Financial
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Spider Silk: Potential Unleashed
Spider silk technologies developed at the University of Notre Dame jointly with Kraig Biocraft Laboratories and the University of Wyoming are heading toward commercial availability.
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From Mass To Class: Spring/Summer 2013 Apparel Fabrics
It's a changing market at Première Vision Preview and New York City's surface design shows.