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Meet Coverer of the Month: LEDERER Elastic Yarns

Sep 16, 2019

LEDERER Elastic Yarns has built a successful business by being flexible. The firm specializes in creating yarn designs tailor-made to meet a customer’s requirements. Whether its covered, air-interlaced, Hamel Elasto-Twist, air-jet or core-spun yarns, LEDERER can develop and produce a wide variety of yarn types for every imaginable application. There is one thing they are not flexible about, and that is quality. They only use high-quality materials and have stringent quality control standards throughout the manufacturing process. That is why they use LYCRA® fiber to create yarns for many of the top brands around the world. We recently interviewed Klaus Sutter, LEDERER’s Managing Director, to learn more about the company.

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INTRODUCING LYCRA® FITSENSE™ TECHNOLOGY – A REVOLUTIONARY INNOVATION FROM THE LYCRA COMPANY

Sep 04, 2019

After successfully introducing LYCRA® FitSense™ technology to select customers in the past year, The LYCRA Company is now launching this exciting innovation worldwide. LYCRA® FitSense™ technology is a patented water-based dispersion that features the same molecule as LYCRA® fiber except in liquid form. This groundbreaking innovation is a solvent-free solution that is screen printed onto the inside or outside of fabric containing LYCRA® fiber to deliver functional performance benefits through visual effects like patterns or color blocks. Watch the video to learn more.

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WHY CHOOSE LYCRA® FitSense™ TECHNOLOGY?

Sep 04, 2019

The Challenge

Comfort and performance are critical when it comes to body-hugging apparel, but they are often sacrificed to deliver other key features, such as compression or shaping. Activewear and athleisure consumers desire lightweight, comfortable, great-fitting garments that move with them and provide targeted support, while intimate apparel consumers desire lightweight, comfortable bras and shapewear that provide lift, shaping and support. Garment makers, designers, brands and retailers have struggled to create a single garment that meets all of these needs without compromising comfort—until now!

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To maintain its leading position, Filix is investing heavily in R&D, with a strong focus on LYCRA® fibre technology

Aug 26, 2019

Ingredients are all-important for French firm Filix, which specialises in covered yarns. Because yarn quality and strength depends wholly on the quality of the fibres used to make them. So Filix mainly works with LYCRA® fibre, to be sure of maintaining output (850 to 1,000 tonnes of yarn a year) but also to develop new products and features. Read on for an interview of Arian Gréva, managing director of the firm.

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MOMMY BLOGGERS PROMOTE MIRACLESUIT POWERED BY LYCRA® XTRA LIFE™ TECHNOLOGY

Jul 15, 2019

Nicole Feliciano, fashionista mom and CEO of lifestyle website MOMTRENDS, recently hosted a group of mom influencers in Cancun, Mexico to help them experience the magic of Miraclesuit swimwear for themselves. In between beautiful photos of real moms modelling swimsuits featuring on trend colors and prints, the post promotes the benefits of a great-fitting one-piece that shapes and supports your figure thanks to LYCRA® fiber.

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