Lenzing Color Trends Autumn/Winter 2013/14. Color-grown cotton; ecological fibers from viscose to wool. Protein fibers... milk, soya, corn... are turned into textile materials. Barrier between areas are removed: bi-product from food production e.g. crab, or fish skin is turned into textiles; textile plants e.g. cotton used as fodder. Value is the uniqueness inside the fabric... assisted in expression by micro texture yarns, snub color differences, minute grains in surface.
2013/14 Autumn/Winter_Lenzing ColorTrend _STORM - Swirl-Focus on resources: dew instead of water. Color-grown cotton; ecological fibers from viscose to wool. Protein fibers... milk, soya, corn... are turned into textile materials.
Lenzing Color Trends Autumn/Winter 2013/14. Homey, worn sensation in superior materials... outstanding cellulose woven textiles, excellent cotton fabrics... renewed with fibers and processes bearing performance capacities. Loved and mended textiles, fade-out prints on micro textures, patch of faded checks and ethnic stripes. Floating sand-washed handles and nestling cloth - woven fabric is back in value.
Lenzing Color Trends Autumn/Winter 2013/14. Hail the great return of textiles... Rich brocade... Warp printing The soft edges of ikat... Fil-coupé... Plaiting... Damask... Jacquards Resonant elaborated materials... Space-dyed yarns and metals Mixing classic skills and new medias... Precious fibers, old and new.
Spin Expo Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Fashion & Color Trends
Prologue: Creating an opening to a story that establishes the setting through research and historical references. Looking at ancestral heritage and provenance spanning centuries of the artisan from the garden, to the kitchen to arts and crafts.