textile and garment industry encompass a wide canvas and each category be it
maternity, teen or senior apparel markets have grown to produce changing trends
of their own with each passing year. Understanding and developing fashion and
style sensibilities of its own, is the group of home textiles and fabric
furnishes in the industry. With trade events and exhibitions dedicated
exclusively for this purpose has given rise to a growing market for such trendy
fabrics in home textiles.
segment which was seen as a utility product in many developing countries like
China and India is also now slowly changing. Advanced lifestyle requirements
and consumers today want their homes to be an extension of the same.
Self-expression and exquisiteness have become important criteria while picking
textile products for their spaces. Upholsteries, curtains, bath and bed
products, linens, cushion covers, bed sheets, pillow cases, quilts, and duvet,
there are innumerable varieties and patterns to pick from.
The ITMA Showtime fabric unveiled some latest
fabrics, colors, and patterns that will be in the limelight for the year twenty
fourteen. Metallics in detailing and in absolute subtleness are being used for
table tops and home textile designs. Gold especially occupies a secure position
in the list of trendy fabrics. Using it with delicate linens, cotton, and jute
fabrics in one's home furnishings will add a little polish but with much
elegance. Colors are on the rise. A wide palette of beautiful colors but in
wiped out and neutral shades are going to add the festive touch to homes in
different patterned fabrics.
color that will dominate and will be seen more than most others is blue, in all
possible shades and hues. The versatility of the color and its ability to create
varying moods with fabrics like comforting, soothing, healing, and divine bring
different look and feel to the interiors of a space. Traditional prints like
paisley and ikat in unusual color combinations and big bold prints of flowers,
animals, geometric shapes, and motifs in darker backgrounds in home textiles
will be witnessed for the year 2014. The luxury home textiles will be seen in
rich colors with intricate prints and light embellishment in fine fabrics.
Moreover luscious solid colored velvets and corduroys are also a trend that
will be seen in luxurious home textiles.
handcrafted fabrics and handlooms with a story to tell with a little bit of a
shimmer will also make way into the luxury home furnishings market. Old world
embroidery and paint like finishes on fine linens and silks is also a trend to
watch for if one wants to add some opulence into their interiors in 2014. The
matching trend is out of vogue for 2014 since consumers are open to
experimenting with colors, patterns, and textures. Trims and detailing in neon
colors will be seen in textile products like table cloths, pillow covers, and