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,...

Sanne Visser Presents A New Age of Trichology

Located directly next to the FashNerd Press Lounge, is the Sustainable Innovations which houses the Sanne Visser’s Knot display. Flexible, lightweight, high tensile strength, low-cost in production and available worldwide, this biodegradable fibre's description could be mistaken for nylon but is, in...

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...

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...

Could MFS’ KEYHOUSE, BLUEZONE & ReSOURCE Be Departments of Innovation for Fashion Companies?

Did you miss this season's Munich Fabric Start? Well if you did here is the low down. The 2nd biggest tradeshow in Europe has taken sustainability, digitalisation and transparency to a whole new level. Feeling that there is a growing need for...

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,...

MFS2018: Connecting Innovators and Industries

While at Munich Fabric Start, I had the opportunity to conversate with various people and I noticed a common theme, the lack of communication between traditional fashion industries, and wearable technology innovators. The thing is long-standing fashion houses have yet to embrace technology implementation...

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...

MFS Think Tank the KEYHOUSE Progressing To New Levels of Sustainability

There is no denying that the future of the textile and fashion industry is complex and challenging. The demand for greater transparency and sustainability information, for innovative solutions, new mindsets and forms of production are all the more loud and urgent, and...

The Denim Industry, At The Intersection Of People, Planet And Purpose

When I attended MUNICH FABRIC START, I was introduced to the BLUEZONE by Panos Sofianos. The BLUEZONE is an independent concept that brings together the most influential international denim community. The BLUEZONE's unique portfolio includes around 100 international companies exhibiting denim products. Some of the...