CHECK out the latest trends in intimates, swimwear and sports fashion at the forthcoming Interfiliére Hong Kong. This year’s exhibition, to be held from March 18-19 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, will highlight three themes under the Day & Night concept, including:
■Modern by Day — new knit and weave textures for loungewear and underwear;
■Festive by Night — innovative colour combinations and festive textures; and,
■Aromatic Flowers — modern romantic embroideries with superfine 18-19 March 2015 Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre Hong Kong SAR, China www.interfi liere.com/hongkong yarns and new scales.
There will also be a special focus on embroidery, especially as embroidery is expected to be making a major revival this year.
Expect also a host of fashionable sports collections with a glam approach to decoration — including fl orals and shiny effects — along with a display of prototypes.
The prototypes are a joint collaboration between Interfiliere Hong Kong exhibitors and the Hong Polytechnic University, Fashion design department of Taiwan Shih Chien University and Concepts Paris. They will be used to illustrate amazing optical effects, functional sports basics for a personalised look and multi-functional yogawear for sports and lounge.
A mini fashion showcase will be held during the exhibition, as well as a trend forum to inform and discuss the latest innovations and ideas in the industry.
There were 3,200 visitors and 45 countries represented at Interfiliere Hong Kong last year, and 120 exhibitors from 15 countries involved in fabrics, accessories, embroidery, lace, OEM/ ODM, and press and design services.