Anew level of lustre is achieved by incorporating renewed luminosity and brightness, without abandoning the luxury of touch and feel. Rich and opulent textures take centre-stage through the brilliance of yarns to achieve optical and tactual stimulation.
Compact fabrics with glossy substrates contest against more textured constructions and optical prints while lacquered looks emerge as a key trend.
The focus is on functionality wherein cool touch, UV protection, high compression, moisture management and thermal regulating ingredients come into play. The colour palette comprises of bold, striking hues to attain a vintage classic undertone mixed with metallic overtones. Techniques such as laser cutting and openwork mesh in illuminated yarns are tapped to add a decorative element to the products.
FIBRES, YARNS & FINISHES
Reflective yarns, prints and trims
Rainbow reflectivity in finishes via coatings and prints
Super chlorine resistant spandex/elastane Tri-lobal yarns for new generation shine
Metallic coatings, transfers and prints
Traditional foil prints
Dazzling bright tone through lamination and intense yarn dyed synthetics
Watermark yarn relief and coatings for iridescent appeal Gleaming trims in gold and titanium
Glow in the dark yarns and finishes
Fluorescent and phosphorescent yarns and finishes
Glamourised athleisure segments
Stylish workout wear with high levels of performance Beach sports apparel and swimwear
Aerobic wear - dry or aqua