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SWIMWEAR ATTITUDES Showcases Apparel Made with Sensitive® Fabrics Powered by LYCRA® Brand

Feb 17, 2017

The successful long-term partnership between EUROJERSEY, creator of Sensitive® fabrics, and INVISTA, owner of the LYCRA® brand, has resulted in an innovative new co-branded communication tool. INVISTA developed Swimwear Attitudes, which has a travel and lifestyle magazine look, to support EUROJERSEY’s Sensitive® fabrics Powered by LYCRA® brand. The swim line, which contains a high percentage of LYCRA® fibre, is recognized as a premium and innovative fabric that is preferred by many of the most iconic apparel brands worldwide.

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T.M.Lewin Introduces New Line of Super Fitted Stretch Shirts Featuring LYCRA® Fibre

Feb 15, 2017

How do you give a fresh, modern update to a classic design? For British business wear brand T.M. Lewin, the brand behind the ubiquitous button-up dress shirt, the answer was LYCRA® fibre. The retailer selected LYCRA® fibre to create its new line of Super Fitted Stretch Shirts for men—the first stretch shirt for the iconic brand—to deliver the comfort, fit and freedom of movement they desired.

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New ROCLE BY ISABELLA SS18 Collection Presented at Interfilière Paris

Feb 13, 2017

ROCLE BY ISABELLA, a specialist in printed fabric, presented its new bi-elastic warp and weft collection featuring LYCRA® fibre at Interfilière Paris last month to positive reviews. Lightweight, exotic and ultra-creative, the new spring/summer 2018 collection included a line of jacquards for swimsuits, and a line of fabrics designed especially for the lingerie market. These fabrics can be used to create apparel that offers the lasting comfort, fit and ease of movement that LYCRA® fibre is famous for.

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LYCRA® Fibre Showcases its 2018 Trend Forecast at MODA

Feb 03, 2017

LYCRA® brand is proud to be returning as headline sponsor of MODA, the UK’s largest fashion trade exhibition, which is taking place 19-21 February in Birmingham. The brand can be found in Hall 6 (LC43 and LC49) where you can view its must-have fibre innovations for 2018 fabric and apparel collections across intimate apparel, swimwear and athleisure.

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INVISTA to Present LYCRA® MOVES™ Athleisure Seminar at Pure London

Feb 03, 2017

Pure London is a leading biannual trend-inspired fashion trade show in the UK that attracts thousands of buyers each year. Saturated Soul is the theme of AW17 edition, which is being held 12 – 14 February 2017 at Olympia London. The exhibition features exhibitors from over 700 brands (ranging from emerging to iconic), must-see catwalk shows, and insightful seminars presented by key industry speakers.

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SIMONE PÉRÈLE named 2017 Designer of the year

Jan 20, 2017

The Salon International de la Lingerie will recognize Simone Pérèle as its 2017 Designer of the Year in the Paris Capitale de la Création category. The award will be presented on the first day of the trade show, which is held 21-23 January 2017 in Paris. This well-deserved recognition crowns a history that began in Simone Pérèle's Parisian corsetry workshop in 1948 - a place where creativity and expertise went hand in hand with innovation.

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Why Adding Value to Denim is a Win for Consumers and Retailers

Jan 18, 2017

INVISTA recently commissioned important denim research that spanned five countries and has yielded valuable consumer insights. Led by Jean Hegedus, INVISTA Denim Global Segment leader, the study reveals key barriers to purchasing, what consumers look for when shopping for jeans, common frustrations, and so much more. The following article, which references this proprietary research, originally appeared in the December issue of INSIDE FASHION and is reprinted with permission. Be sure to revisit connect.lycra.com to read our upcoming in-depth article on this research. To avoid missing out on any important brand and industry news, be sure to .

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MEET COVERER OF THE MONTH: CORAFIL/NEWFIL

Jan 16, 2017

To successfully confront global market challenges, CORAFIL focuses on three key priorities: diversification, continuous investment, and a strategic partnership with LYCRA® brand for fibre innovations and technology solutions.

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