Interfilière is the world’s leading trade fair for intimate wear and beach wear fabrics. It uniquely covers everything about Lace, knits, wovens, prints, tulle, embroidery, braids, beads, ribbons, buttons, hooks-and-eyes, boning, elastic, fibres, threads, machines.
Below is their trend forecast for AW 12-13.
Forecast Courtesy: Interfiliere
Presenting lingerie made- to- measure for a world where people’s bodies and aspirations are in constant change. This is the mission Mode City & Interfiliere have chosen to help people respond to an international market which is no longer dominated by seasons and segmentations. Brand leaders are now focussing closely on the emergence of new and changing lifestyles and adopting their new products. The demand for shape wear grows that combines comfort with control, function and seduction. Travel and sunny beaches are more and more accessible therefore beachwear is evolving into holiday wardrobes. And because the home is the focal point par excellence wellbeing, there is a growing demand for soft knits and elegant upmarket eco loungewear. Rising prices of raw materials, reflected in the prices of end products, place a premium on creativity.