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Spring-Summer 2017 Fabrics trends at Première Vision Paris February 2016

Spring-Summer 2017 Fabrics trends at Première Vision Paris February 2016

Seeking new balances, Spring-Summer 2017 plays on positive, creative instabilities, and moves lightly and light-heartedly away from well-established codes and standardisation. Fabrics and colours are ever more particular and multi-sensory, emerging as caring partners ready to convey differentiation, and communicate emotion.

Milano Unica changes because the fashion system has radically changed

Milano Unica changes because the fashion system has radically changed

Creating a fair that breathes in synch with the urban environment means generating a series of flows, triggering a virtuous network of influences, offering a wider audience the opportunity to approach luxury in its truest form. But it also means, for the operators, looking at reality and let themselves be inspired by it. Fashion is not locked in an ivory tower: it makes sense when it looks at reality to rewrite it and imagine a new one.

Vitale Barberis Canonico shows the new Spring/Summer 2017 collection 'The Prince of Wales is back' at Milano Unica

Vitale Barberis Canonico shows the new Spring/Summer 2017 collection 'The Prince of Wales is back' at Milano Unica

The Vitale Barberis Canonico wool mill is presenting at Milano Unica 22nd edition the new Spring/Summer 2017 'The Prince of Wales is back' collection. This collection celebrates the design of the Prince of Wales, the perfect design for a contemporary gentleman with a British twist.

The Dutch impose the new formula in fashion - made-to-measure suits from quality wool fabrics

The Dutch impose the new formula in fashion - made-to-measure suits from quality wool fabrics

MEN'S FASHION CLUSTER participated in MODEFABRIEK Amsterdam January 2016 edition (January 24-25). Amsterdam enforces the fashion standarts of custom suits.There you can see the latest collections of fabrics with over 1,500 designs of CERRUTI, E. THOMAS, and VITALE BARBERIS CANONICO and over 300 high-quality Italian linings.

Approaching the market from every angle - Milano Unica New York II Edition

Approaching the market from every angle - Milano Unica New York II Edition

MU New York features prestigious materials for men's and women's collections; avant-garde materials for the 'fashion' market; traditional and novelty shirting fabrics; denim; accessories. A total of 61 firms will participate in the upcoming edition, starting January 24, 2016.

PROJECT introduces new interactive partnerships and influential brands in menswear

PROJECT introduces new interactive partnerships and influential brands in menswear

PROJECT New York, under UBM Fashion Group's roster of premiere trade shows, will deliver its Fall/Winter 2016 offering this Sunday, January 24th until Tuesday, January 26th. The show will launch a new partnership with WGSN, showcase an interactive new app, Spin My Planet, and present a distinguished group of brands within The TENTS and PROJECT.

Federico Curradi is Pitti Uomo 89's Pitti Italics

Federico Curradi is Pitti Uomo 89's Pitti Italics

Pitti Italics is one of the Pitti Immagine Uomo projects - the program through which the Fondazione Pitti Discovery promotes and supports internationally promising new generation Italian fashion designers. At this edition the spotlights was turned on FEDERICO CURRADI of Florence who has a decade of experience with the most prestigious names in fashion, from Ermanno Scervino to Iceberg, in his résumé.

Pitti Uomo 89 - The trade show

Pitti Uomo 89 - The trade show

The world's most important platform for men's clothing and accessory collections and for launching new projects in men's fashion, Pitti Uomo, is currently running (January 12-15, 2016) in Florence, Italy. Be Global Fashion Network is on spot to show you the atmosphere of the event and to reveal the key trends and directions in men's fashion business.

SCABAL - The Pursuit of Perfection

SCABAL - The Pursuit of Perfection

'Noble Fleece is more than just an incredibly superior Super 200's wool. Noble Fleece is the culmination of several years' technical and social planning, all in pursuit of creating the world's finest, and most socially responsible luxury cloth'.

Emmett London - high quality men's shirts and accessories

Emmett London - high quality men's shirts and accessories

Emmett's shirt are produced using the finest fabrics available and manufactured to the very highest standards. Each shirt range is made in a limited edition of 25 and new styles are available each week. The range of accessories offered by Emmett London includes: Ties, Pocket Squares, Cufflinks, Handkerchiefs, Collar stiffeners, Silk knots, Bow ties & dress studs, Scarves and much more.

Cotton is considered the dirtiest crop in the world because of the heavy use of pesticides

Cotton is considered the dirtiest crop in the world because of the heavy use of pesticides

'Cotton is considered the world's dirtiest crop due to its heavy use of pesticides. Worldwide, cotton covers 2.5% of the cultivated land and cotton growers use 16% of the world's pesticides. Eight of the top 10 pesticides most commonly used on U.S. conventionally produced cotton were classified as moderately to highly hazardous by the World Health Organization.

Men's suit accessories by Thomas Pink

Men's suit accessories by Thomas Pink

Brand's men's formal shirts come in the generously fitting Classic, the streamlined Slim Fit, and the skinny Super Slim Fit. More relaxed styling is found in the Casual and Polo shirt collections. In addition, the company offers a wide variety of high quality men's suit and shirt's accessories to finish your perfect look. You can choose from a range of Cufflinks, Cuff knots, Ties, Bow-ties, Pocket squares, Handkerchief, Scarves, Belts and much more.

Arnold Henri fashion photographers

Arnold Henri fashion photographers

Arnold Henri Photographers is a full-service company producing high quality catalogues for fashion labels. It is based in Beernem, Belgium. Studio's product range includes: Prepress & lay-out, Catalogue, brochure, Billboard, Poster, Leaflet, Flyer, Etc., Proofing ISO, Posters and Displays, Press Kits, Visual material on our ftp server, Web content and advice.

David Gandy is the winner in Most Stylish Men 2015 - Category Science and Culture

David Gandy is the winner in Most Stylish Men 2015 - Category Science and Culture

David James Gandy is an English model, born in Billericay, Essex, England, in 1980. He is currently one of the most famous male models in the world. Having gained a reputation for his personal style, David Gandy won the prize for Most Stylish Men 2015 in Category Science and Culture!

Just Like a Man - the Pitti Uomo exhibition project

Just Like a Man - the Pitti Uomo exhibition project

Interest in the most exclusive spirit of classic menswear led to the creation of Just Like A Man, the Pitti Uomo exhibition project on the Upper Level of the Main Pavilion with a layout by Patricia Urquiola. It is a project dedicated to a new way of interpreting high-end clothing for today's man that is extremely refined and composite.

PREMIÈRE VISION NEW YORK: a significant increase and diversification of the offer

PREMIÈRE VISION NEW YORK: a significant increase and diversification of the offer

For its 32nd edition taking place this January 19th and 20th, Première Vision New York marks a new stage in its evolution. Already known for its premium offer of fabrics, accessories and textile designs, the show now broadens to include leather and manufacturing. The event, already the North American market leader, thus becomes a unique destination for buyers to develop collections, now bringing five activity sectors together under one roof.

Modefabriek Amsterdam - 24 and 25 January 2016

Modefabriek Amsterdam - 24 and 25 January 2016

Modefabriek is the leading innovative and distinctive B2B trades how for fashion in the Benelux region. It is a fashion fair with over 19,000 professional visitors from the Netherlands, Europe and overseas and showcases more than 600 brands/labels. It takes place from January 24 & 25, 2016, at Westergas-area and brings over 25,000 fashion professionals and interested parties from varying industries together.

Vania Djaferovic - the iron knight

Vania Djaferovic - the iron knight

Big Brother is one of the most provocative shows, we have ever seen on TV.

Why is wool the best material for men's suits

Why is wool the best material for men's suits

- Wool absorbs up to 30% of its weight in moisture without feeling damp.
- Wool absorbs and releases moisture quickly, thus allowing the fabric to "breathe".
- Wool is dirt resistant, flame resistant, and, in many weaves, resists wear and tear...

Tallia di Delfino - the history of the Italian suit cloth

Tallia di Delfino - the history of the Italian suit cloth

In an are of steeped in an ancient weaving tradition where pristine waters flow, the Fratelli Tallia di Delfino wool mill came into being in 1903. The world renowned brand is highly regarded for its high-end menswear fabric and recognised world-wide for its mastery in the production of the finest luxury suit cloth.

Montblanc cufflinks - strive for perfection

Montblanc cufflinks - strive for perfection

In days gone by, people believed that if a person touched an object, that object would form a bond with a part of their soul. Today, such a thought seems almost absurd ... Until you enter the realm of Montblanc´s master craftsmen. We chose to show you the cufflinks of Montblanc - different and stylish.

Neulana Elite - an innovative new fabric made from 100 per cent Merino wool

Neulana Elite - an innovative new fabric made from 100 per cent Merino wool

The new range, known as Neulana, comprises four different fabrics designed for producing a wide range of apparel and accessories. These include NEULANA Elite for elegant and luxury suits, NEULANA Protect for machine washable and weather resistant coats and jackets, NEULANA Air for upper or smart casual wear and NEULANA Accessori for the ultimate in accessories including scarves and shawls.

Panorama Berlin Fall/Winter 2016/2017 - The European Marketplace for leading fashion brands

Panorama Berlin Fall/Winter 2016/2017 - The European Marketplace for leading fashion brands

From 19 to 21 January 2016 Panorama Berlin will present a contemporary and relevant selection of women's and men's collections, shoes, accessories and lifestyle articles by market leading brands. Panorama Berlin is the biggest fair in Europe with over 650 exhibitors.

William Halsted - a part of the largest speciality fibre manufacturers and merchants in the world

William Halsted - a part of the largest speciality fibre manufacturers and merchants in the world

The company was founded in 1875 in Bradford by William Halstead (1815-1924). Late in 1889 with the business expanding rapidly, William built Stanley Mills to which the company transferred in 1890 and still operates from today. The business has been run by a further five members of the family until in 2006 the company was acquired by SIL Holdings Ltd, another Bradford based family textile business. SIL are one of the largest speciality fibre manufacturers and merchants in the world.

Holland & Sherry produce the finest cloth

Holland & Sherry produce the finest cloth

From its conception, over 170 years ago, Holland & Sherry has continued to supply prestigious tailors and luxury brands with the finest cloth. In 1836 Stephen George Holland & Frederick Sherry began the business as woollen merchants at 10 Old Bond Street, London, specialising in both woollen and silk cloths.

Hield Brothers - a manufacturer of the finest quality English cloth

Hield Brothers - a manufacturer of the finest quality English cloth

Hield Brothers was established in 1922 during the reign of His Majesty King George V of the United Kingdom, a year which saw the British Empire at its largest ever, covering one-quarter of the world's population. The company was founded by entrepreneurs David and Hugh Hield under the name Hield Brothers in West Yorkshire as a manufacturer of the finest quality English cloth.

British model Oliver Cheshire among the nominees for the Most Stylish Man 2015 prize

British model Oliver Cheshire among the nominees for the Most Stylish Man 2015 prize

Fashion experts define Oliver as one of the most stylish man in Britain and if you think that he deserves this prize support him for the BGFN readers' voting for Most Stylish Men 2015. Share his page OLIVER CHESHIRE with your friends and each of you will have the chance to win a made-to-measure men's suit jacket.

From Sheep to Suit - the process of manufacturing cloth by Taylor and Lodge

From Sheep to Suit - the process of manufacturing cloth by Taylor and Lodge

Taylor & Lodge uses only the finest wool from around the world and works exclusively with some of these Merino sheep farms.

Noah Mills for David Yurman Fall Winter 2015 campaign

Noah Mills for David Yurman Fall Winter 2015 campaign

The male top model Noah Mills is the star in the David Yurman Fall Winter 2015 campaign.

Sean O'Pry alongside Katy Perry in H&M's 2015 Christmas campaign

Sean O'Pry alongside Katy Perry in H&M's 2015 Christmas campaign

After Sean O'Py appeared in Madonna's music video 'Girl Gone Wild' and in Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space', now his next part is in H&M's Christmas campaign for 2015 in which Katy Perry is in the leading role of a Christmas fairy.

David Gandy covers Esquire Mexico

David Gandy covers Esquire Mexico

eading model David Gandy expands his strong portfolio with two new covers, shot by photographer John Russo, for the November edition of Esquire Mexico.

Mark Vanderloo in Ettore Bugatti campaign

Mark Vanderloo in Ettore Bugatti campaign

As you know, Mark Vanderloo is one of the most famous male models in the world. He was born in Waddinxveen, the Netherlands, in 1968 and has been the primary model for Hugo Boss black-and-white print ads and billboards since 2005. One of Mark's most recent works is for the Ettore Bugatti Fall-Winter 2015/2016 advertising campaign and lookbook.

Joseph H. Clissold - a company with traditions

Joseph H. Clissold - a company with traditions

Worsted cloth has been manufactured in and around the valleys of Bradford and Huddersfield, Yorkshire for hundreds of years. Weavers and finishers were attracted to the area by the abundant supply of soft water from the Pennine hills for power and to use as part of the finishing process of cloth.

Men's Fashion Cluster

Men's Fashion Cluster

The Men's Fashion Cluster (MFC) is a union of fashion designers and fashion business professionals from more than 50 countries (mainly from Europe and the USA). It completes projects in the field of men's fashion, supports the fashion designers and the fashion industry.

Alfred Brown weaving worsted fabrics from merino wool

Alfred Brown weaving worsted fabrics from merino wool

Alfred Brown specializes in weaving worsted fabrics from merino wool, the properties of which are good drape, soft texture, strength and versatility. Their fabrics are mainly used for men’s suits and jackets.

Bower Roebuck - a skill, a craft, an art

Bower Roebuck - a skill, a craft, an art

The world’s leading designers, garment makers, merchants and tailors turn to Bower Roebuck to produce elaborate and adventurous fabrics that enhance their latest collections. More importantly, they also rely upon us to create the subtle cloths that satisfy the classic tastes of connoisseurs. Enlightened individuals understand that exquisite cloth is more than just an adornment. A perfectly tailored garment in our fabric is a very personal experience which enhances the senses and calms the spirit.

John Foster weaving quality fabrics

John Foster weaving quality fabrics

John Foster is, historically and culturally, much more significant than just being the story of a company renowned for weaving quality worsted and worsted/mohair fabrics for almost 200 years. It is the story of a textile entrepreneur and his family business that built an entire community around its famous Black Dyke Mills in Queensbury, near Bradford. The company built houses, the village hall and leisure facilities to ensure the well-being of its highly skilled workforce. Always an innovator, John Foster took first prize for alpaca and mohair fabrics and the gold medal for yarns at the Great Exhibition in 1851.

Atelier Umbrella costs 8 000 dollars

Atelier Umbrella costs 8 000 dollars

he Atelier Umbrella from visvim’s 2015 Autumn/Winter collection costs exactly $8,000. Hiroki Nakamura, founder of Japan-based visvim, has designed the Atelier Umbrella, which is result of six months of craftsmanship in Paris using carefully sourced materials.

Rampley & Co pocket squares

Rampley & Co pocket squares

The pocket square is an accessory that is steeped in history, and they pride themselves in keeping its traditional elements alive in the company today. They place a lot of emphasis on unique designs and quality craftsmanship when creating a Rampley & Co pocket square.

Men's scarves by Burberry

Men's scarves by Burberry

Men's scarves in a selection of colours, checks and prints, in two weights. The iconic cashmere designs are made in Scotland and can be monogrammed.

Sustainability agenda drives attendance at ITMA 2015

Sustainability agenda drives attendance at ITMA 2015

The global textile and garment manufacturing industry converged at ITMA 2015 in Milan to source innovative solutions to enhance their business sustainability. Their commitment to sustainability is evident from the strong industry turnout. At the end of eight days, the 17th edition of the world's most established textile and garment technology exhibition attracted visitorship of almost 123,000 from 147 economies.

Stylish men's suit accessories by Burton Menswear London

Stylish men's suit accessories by Burton Menswear London

Among the wide variety of menswear clothing, Burton offers also some really stylish and classy men's suit accessories, including cufflinks, scarves and tie bars. You can find something for every taste, style and occasion, including pieces for sportsmen or grooms.

International Association of Clothing Designers and Executives

International Association of Clothing Designers and Executives

IACDE is a 'global professional platform for Pattern Designers,Technical Designers, Technical Engineers / Directors, Executives (mostly Chief operating officers) and Suppliers of the Clothing Industry' and was founded back in 1910 in New York.

Top quality fabrics for men's suits by E.Thomas mill

Top quality fabrics for men's suits by E.Thomas mill

E. Thomas is specialized in the 'production of top quality fabrics both fancy and plain for menswear, made from the finest and most valuable selected Australian wools'. They are aiming to offer both classics and modern weaving, combining style and tradition.

The most famous male models

The most famous male models

We all knew the most famous female models, how they look and spicy details about their lives. But, how many of you can tell me three names of famous male models? It's difficult task, right? So, we decided to make a selection of most famous male models.

Solbiati fabric offers for Fall-Winter 2016/2017

Solbiati fabric offers for Fall-Winter 2016/2017

DYEME - Wool, cashmere and linen: 3 different fibers which nature has endowed with different dyeing attributes. It's a peculiarity that Solbiati has used to advantage in a skilful blend, where the raw materials, carefully proportioned and tuned, are combined from the very first stages of the production process.

Vicuña - the finest fibre by Loro Piana

Vicuña - the finest fibre by Loro Piana

Loro Piana is an Italian clothing company specialised in high-end, luxury cashmere and wool products and vicuña is the rarest, finest animal fibre in the world with a diameter of only 12.5-13 micron.

Association of Sewing and Design Professionals

Association of Sewing and Design Professionals

Association's mission is 'to support individuals engaged in sewing and design related businesses, in both commercial and home-based settings' in a variety of specialties: custom clothing, formal and bridal wear, design, pattern making, tailoring and alterations, accessories, costumes, wearable art, image consulting, production sewing, teaching and other industry-related avenues.

Savile Row Bespoke Association

Savile Row Bespoke Association

Savile Row Bespoke Association (SRBA) was founded in 2004 by an alliance of five fashion houses. Today the Association has 16 member houses, which main aim is 'to safeguard Savile Row's unique bespoke standards, to protect and champion this understanding of bespoke tailoring and to promote the ingenious craftsmen that comprise the community of Savile Row'.

Vitale Barberis Canonico for Fall-Winter 2016/2017

Vitale Barberis Canonico for Fall-Winter 2016/2017

Vitale Barberis Canonico presented its latest collection at the XXІ edition of Milano Unica (September 8-10, 2015) and it concentrates on 3 core ranges: Classic, Vintage and Earth, Wind & Fire.