The London Textile Fair, UK’s premier platform for fashion fabrics and clothing accessories, has opened its gates today. The 2017 edition features a wide selection of womenswear, menswear, childrenswear fabrics and accessories with an increased number of technical textiles manufactures. The Accessories Hall at the fair will showcase an impressively diverse range of products from the best European manufacturers. On the other hand, the Print Design and Vintage Garments hall will attract the leading UK and international studios.
Over 400 textile mills in Europe are displaying their Spring/Summer 2018 pre-collections at the event. Italy, Portugal, Turkey, France, UK, Spain, Germany and many more countries are participating at the fair with a wide range of collections.
Moreover, the show is expecting a footfall of 5,500-6,000 visitors, 90 per cent from the UK. Some of the regular visitors of the textile fair are fashion labels like River Island, Victoria Beckham, Harrods, Alexander McQueen, Tommy Hilfiger, American Outfitters, Ted Baker, House of Fraser, John Lewis, La Perla UK, ASOS, Calvin Klein, LACOSTE, Chanel, Dorothy Perkins, Tesco, MaxMara, New Look, Monsoon, House of Fraser, ZARA and many more.
One of the exhibitors at TLTF, Jernej Hrovatin, Tekstina comments, “The fair is recognized and welcomed by almost all important UK customers. Besides that it is happening at the right time. That is what makes us certain to come again and again. With compliments to organisers!”