The sustainable mindset is influencing fabric range, pushing natural fibres at 61% of material composition. Vegetal fibres are gaining 2 points from last year and man-made fibres are taking 23% of global fabric range. Synthetics are still at 30%, and few of them are made from recycled sources. Anyway, French brands are leader in sustainability, compared to Italian brands, proving that the French customer is more aware on these subjects.
Knit and stretchy fabrics are on top of fabric range, testifying to the fact that comfort is now one of the key factors of nowadays collections. On the other hand, we see femininity resurgent in flowing, sheer and shiny fabrics.
Embellishment are still important as embroidery (9%) and visual effect are not just on prints, but on textures and on jacquards (4%).