MFS2018 Keyhouse, Giving The Textile Traditionalists A Taste of the Future

Munich Fabric Start's Keyhouse has been home to some fashion tech superstars for the past three days. It was the perfect combination of function and textiles which enticed attendees, including Julia Birkenstock, who admitted to us, "I like the Keyhouse because this is the place...

MICROFACTORY: The Industry is Changing, Are You?

Manufacturing
Set against the backdrop of MUNICH FABRIC START, is MICROFACTORY. It is the brainchild of several companies who have joined forces to form an interlocking solution. Coordinated by DITF (Deutsche Institute für Deutsche Textil- und Faserforschung), the MICROFACTORY is all about providing the garment industry with a...

Munich Fabric Start’s Keyhouse Hosts Next Tex Curated By Sourcebook

Munich Fabric Start Keyhouse Next Tex curated by Source Book
Like any trade show those who attend always intend to visit all the stands, but the truth of the matter is that, it is not always possible when you are working against the clock. It makes no difference that Munich Fabric Start spans over...

Artificial Intelligence, The “Brain Power” Behind Next Generation Smart Textiles

I decided to give a keynote on the merger of Artificial Intelligence with textiles because I believe that A.I. is capable of creating the next wonder material. With the rise of smart textiles creating a fourth industrial revolution for the textiles and fashion industry,...

MFS2018: From Knitwear Technology to Lighting up Embroidery

KnitWear Technology
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...

The Unavoidable Decision to Cancel MFS Tradeshow, Gave Birth To FABRIC DAYS.

With the pandemic still dictating how we do business, for tradeshows it has not been business as usual. No longer able to offer the industry a platform where the meeting of minds takes place, a lot of fashion based shows have cancelled,...

A Glimpse at the Sustainable Brands With One Foot In The Future of Textiles

Munich Fabric Start 2018 is on a mission. Determined to bring textile innovation to the forefront, they have been busy showing their visitors another side of the textile fabrics industry. Working with Sourcebook and also FashNerd.com this season, the international tradeshow has managed to complement the...

MFS DAY 1: “Innovation hurts,” said Erik Bang of H&M Foundation

Day one of Munich Fabric Start's KEYHOUSE was a success. It was buzzy, electric and serving industry game changers looking to quench the thirst of even the most earliest of adopters. Walking around and enjoying what was on offer, attendees were...

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...

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...