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INVISTA hosts Taiwan fabric innovations Workshop

Oct 20, 2017

INVISTA held its Taiwan Fabric Innovations Workshop in Taipei on August 24, 2017. This workshop focused on three topics: PERFORMANCE POWERED BY LYCRA® SPORT TECHNOLOGY, CASUAL BRAS FOR TODAY’S LIFESTYLE BY LYCRA® BRAND, and FIBER INNOVATIONS & DIFFERENTIATIONS. Workshop attendees from mills, garment makers, brands and retailers across Taiwan learned about the latest consumer insights, market trends, and innovations from INVISTA.

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INVISTA HOSTS HOSIERY FORUM IN CHINA

Jun 12, 2017

On May 18, INVISTA held its 2017 LYCRA® fibre Legwear Seminar in Yiwu, China, the unofficial capital of the Chinese hosiery knitting business. The event’s theme of “LYCRA® MOVES INGENUITY,” emphasized the innovative attitude of the LYCRA® brand, which presented inspirational new ideas, innovations and market insights to invited guests from key mills, brands and retailers in the Chinese market.

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CALZEDONIA® INTRODUCES THE WORLD’S FIRST COLLANT SNEAKERS

Apr 10, 2017

Italian legwear and beachwear brand CALZEDONIA® is expanding its range of recently launched "Collant Sneakers" featuring LYCRA® fibre. Designed to be worn with trainers, the line now includes new polka dot and 30 denier styles for spring, in addition to the previously released 50 denier style. Combined with a matte velvet appearance for depth of colour, these tights are a clever and irresistible innovation for all trainer junkies! This unique product is made possible by innovations including LYCRA® fibre.

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MEET COVERER OF THE MONTH: LEMUR

Apr 04, 2017

CONNECT.LYCRA.com speaks with Thomas Klotz, Director of LeMur, S.P.A, to learn more about his business and the important role LYCRA® fibre plays in it.

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Introducing a new standard in comfort for knee-highs and trouser socks

Mar 14, 2017

Whether you call them knee-highs or trouser socks, there’s one point all of the women in a recent study agreed upon: they were dissatisfied with the uncomfortable products being offered today. That’s why INVISTA is introducing LYCRA® MADE TO FIT YOU technology. This new garment construction is designed to deliver the optimal range of force and compression, which enables knee-highs to stay up without digging into the skin. Best of all, trouser socks made with this technology provide better all-around comfort (regardless of foot and leg size) thanks to LYCRA® fibre.

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Philippe Matignon Launches the World’s First-Ever Seamless Tights

Mar 07, 2017

Philippe Matignon, a Goldenlady Group brand of high-end socks and tights distributed in the best specialized retail shops and department stores, has developed and patented a revolutionary new product: completely seamless tights. Consumer research showed that women still desired even greater comfort when wearing tights. This ground-breaking innovation by Philippe Matignon gives every woman a feeling of absolute freedom and comfort, and enhances her femininity.

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