Interfilière, a kaleidoscope of colours, styles and trends has in every season brought out a deluge of newness for the industry to seep in. The Interfilière platform has been the melting pot for everything new for and by the lingerie and beachwear industry. Fusing in the superb potentials and the forthcoming trends of the new season, Interfilière is ready to rule the intimate wear industry yet again with its Lyon edition from the 9-11 July, 2016.
The active start
Leading the way in fabrics and accessories for intimates and swimwear, Interfilière continues to develop its activewear range, that was initiated in July last year. The show is consolidating its position by expanding its selection of high-tech fabrics and bringing together, in a single venue, all the biggest names and influential players in the sportswear market in terms of fabrics, accessories, prints and fibres, at an ideal time for the visitors.
The sports trend is also boosting the dynamism of the beachwear and intimates market – translating perfectly into the urban landscape and shaking off the confines of the gym. Elegance and comfort have merged to become inseparable – activewear is firmly in fashion and driving the fashion trends! It’s all about functionality, versatility and technical features for an ultra-modern look with a foothold in to the future.
For Interfilière Lyon, 3 spaces have been designed to offer the visitors a chance to dip into the wonderful world of fabrics: ‘The Intimates General Forum’, ‘Momenti di Passione’ and ‘The Innovation Forum’.
Back to the roots
With the EURO 2016 being held in Paris, Interfilière and Mode City are revisiting their birthplace in Lyon for the duration of summer, transforming Halls 5 and 6 with a sport-inspired show design. The graphic lines of race tracks, light wood panelling and vertical display offer visitors a clear and effective overview of products and trends.
Interfilière and Mode City will create a stir in the city of Lyon with a unique evening event in an exceptional cultural venue in the city. you can seal July 10 as the date for your diary that’s sure to be full of surprises and discoveries!
Interfilière is also ready to allure you with some exciting collections from reputed brands and companies. Brugnoli, awarded the designer of the year in the Beachwear category will also be there to treat you with a sneak preview into their electrifying collections. A family firm that creates and produces high-quality stretch fabrics for beachwear, intimates, sportswear and fashion, Brugnoli is a 100% made in Italy brand.
Brugnoli’s success story is laced in the fabrics they offer, that is ensured with optimal performance and whose styles and aesthetics are motivated by a passion for details, innovation and cutting-edge production.
The 3 spaces
Intimates and loungewear will be at the heart of the Forum for the Autumn-Winter 17-18 season. A VIP guest, the New York based designer, Tina Wilson, has designed a Pop-Up store for Interfilière featuring loungewear and sleepwear inspired by Art Nouveau. Opulence is omnipresent!
Modern women today are more aware and readily knows the ‘lingerie-to-wear’. Suddenly there is a big choice of fabrics, designs, shapes and colours, adapted to all kinds of styles. Laces, formally only for bras, now in versions used for tops, tunics, beach pyjama’s, slip dresses for day, night and after the beach kind of dresses. Multiplying the end-uses for one garment, optimising the sensual possibilities for every moment, developing living wear for every body type will be under the radar in this forum.
This forum divided along the line as a marketplace will be systematically divided into 4 moods which thereby will be divided into HOT sub themes with links to emerging market developments. Thus, the broader themes or trend boards for the forum are : Discover / Express / Indulge / Enrich
MOMENTI DI PASSIONE #3: Preview of Summer 2018
This dedicated swimwear, sportswear and activewear space is designed to highlight new products and provide a forward-looking overview of these markets. A truly vibrant space, Momenti di Passione provides inspiration and information by bringing together all the individual elements required to compile a collection at a very early stage in its development strategy.
A daily catwalk show of prototypes, created by fabrics and accessories manufacturers working in the swimwear/activewear sectors, will feature a “Glam Pop & Chic” theme and live commentary from Jennifer Whigham of Concepts Paris.
The Innovation Forum
The Innovation Forum, created by the Fédération de la Maille et de la Lingerie, will showcase the most recent technical progress in this domain. The Forum will present innovative, ingenious solutions for manufacturers; fibres, fabrics, accessories, finishings, and even finished products will be on show.
Interfilière in its Lyon edition is surely pulling many attractions together to bring a fresh breeze to the ongoing trend of the exhibition. And tucked up with so many attractions the fair is certainly ready to allure your fashion tastes and ideas for the better. With a grand participation from over 32 countries, Interfilière will surely bring in nothing short of the best for the visitors.