Talk Coverage: Li Edelkoort; We Are This Earth

Lidewij Edelkoort is a leading Trend Forecaster originally from the Netherlands, currently residing in Paris. She Founded Trend Union which later branched into Studio Edelkoort, with offices in New York and Tokyo. In September 2015 she was hired to oversee a new...

7 Reasons Why You Should Visit The KEYHOUSE This September

Bringing fashion tech knowledge and experience to the progressive trade show, FashNerd and Munich Fabric Start have partnered up again for another season. Working together to usher in global game-changers to the KEYHOUSE, the space opens on Tuesday 3rd September 2019 until...

KPMG x Microsoft, Ushering in a New World of Retail Fashion

Every industry is experiencing massive changes thanks to advancements in technology that are leading the way with new applications, services and opportunities. Revolutionising how companies manage, manufacture, market and sell, new technology is transforming customer expectations by changing how people communicate, live...

Discussion: Translating Eco-idea into an Everyday Product

From slow fashion to mainstream business, materials to education, fashion and sustainability raise so many questions. A vast and complex issue, I turned to 4 women making a difference in the sustainable fashion space. They are Charney Magri; a fashion photographer turned...

MFS’s KEYHOUSE Combining Progressive Fashion Technology With Sustainable Innovations

This season's Munich Fabric Start's (MFS) KEYHOUSE focal theme has been Sustainable Innovations and LOVE. Espousing the synergy of fashion and technology, the tradeshow stated: "The seasonal heading for upcoming spring.summer edition 2020 puts the topic of LOVE centerstage as a buzzword...

HighTex Award Winner’s Announced, Are You Ready To Embrace A Brave New World of Innovation?

The winners of the HighTex Award have been chosen. The innovation award of MUNICH FABRIC START was presented, for the 4th time, to companies recognised for their overall strategic commitment to resource–saving process solutions, innovative product development as well as process implementation and marketability....

Sustainable Innovation: Will Clay, Fish Skin and Pine Be The Material of Choice For Designers?

While at Munich Fabric Start I met Simon Angel. He was the curator for the Sustainable Innovations space at Munich Fabric Start's KEYHOUSE. Walking onto the stand, I was amazed by the variety of eco-friendly materials on show. Curator, Simon Angel, proudly showed me...

The Wardrobe of the Future, Designed to Further Strengthen Fashion’s Merger With Technology

At the beginning of the month, we announced our partnership with Munich Fabric Start. We decided to collaborate on a concept that focused on creating a The Wardrobe of the Future for the KEYHOUSE, which is a fashion tech space launched 30th August 2016. The Wardrobe...

Just Announced, The Wardrobe of The Future, Coming September 2018

Yesterday we announced our upcoming launch of The Wardrobe of The Future in partnership with Munich Fabric Start, a leading textile trade show that has attracted exhibitors like Elektrocouture, FabLab Berlin, Pauline van Dongen, Sourcebook and Wear It Berlin. Fashion has always been a hotbed...

MFS2018: From Knitwear Technology to Lighting up Embroidery

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I was very excited to see the sustainability section of Keyhouse, being that my first love has always been the Earth. On the first day of Munich Fabric Start, I had the privilege to meet Yevheniia “Jane” Luchko, a knitwear designer studying with HTW in...