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Meet Customer of the Month: Penn Textile Solutions

Mar 15, 2017

In 1959, a year after the invention of LYCRA® fibre, a new firm named Penn Elastic GmbH launched in Germany to develop and produce innovative elastomeric knitted textiles. Known today as Penn Textile Solutions (Penn), the firm is located in a 15,000 m2 state-of-the-art factory in Paderborn, Germany. An early adopter of LYCRA® fibre, Penn continues to produce fabric for intimate apparel that features the latest LYCRA® fibre innovations and technology solutions available today.

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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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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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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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LYCRA® brand tells a Story of Movement

Dec 16, 2016

The LYCRA® brand released its new campaign for 2016 in China – The difference that makes the difference – initiating the LYCRA ® brand mission to help people make their life a movement.
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