The Tech offer at Première Vision Paris, Hall 6, is constantly expanding, with 72 exhibitors from around the world presenting their new Tech products at the show’s next edition: From Athleisure to the triumph of techno-fantasy, a quick overview of the world of high-performance fashion.
For Schoeller Textil, city sportswear promises to be the new uniform of an entire generation that is constantly on the go. Yesterday’s tried and true classics, like the Mackintosh raincoat from the Cosmopolitan collection, are back in new high-tech interpretations perfect for city or extreme biking.
Supple and shiny, the Beverly fabric created by Carvico looks like satin down to the last detail, though it’s actually a bi-stretch technical fabric, ensuring optimal comfort for both city fashions and beachwear.
Know-how and the constant search for improved performance are naturally at the very heart of the Tech universe. For 60 years, Turkey’s Marsan Tekstil has been elaborating recycled polyester and polyester fabrics to lend them thermal and waterproof Dry Touch properties with natural or Cupro handles.
Japan’s Komatsu Seiren multiplies fabrics that are multifunctional, waterproof (Befond, Saitos membrane, three-layer Quattroni fabric), antibacterial (Bio Guard), and also fashionable, like the Techno Vintage line and the synthetic Onibegie fibre, made from a mix of 23 natural components including onion skin.