Fashion SVP and Future Fabrics Expo will be held from September 28 to 30, 2014, in London. Future Fabrics Expo showcases sustainable textiles with reduced environmental impact. It highlights best practice production and finishing processes. The expo works to demonstrate how the fashion industry’s environmental impact can be lowered through innovation in the textile sector, and change the outdated image of sustainable materials. It provides an opportunity for visitors to discover the latest in sustainable fabric innovations in a comprehensive curated showcase. It presents buyers with the latest in sustainable and innovative fabrics.
Fashion SVP is a UK fashion sourcing event. One of the key elements of Fashion SVP is to introduce creative solutions to European sourcing professionals, and to champion environmentally responsible production. The event sees an increasing commitment each year from high volume as well as designer and niche brands to lower their environmental impact.
Future Fabrics Expo is hosted by The Sustainable Angle. This is a non-profit organization, which initiates and supports projects which contribute to minimizing the environmental impact of the activities of industry and society. It helps companies minimize their environmental impact through making more informed design and fabric choices and increasing their use of sustainable materials via the annual Future Fabrics Expo showcase, the year-round online Future Fabrics Virtual Expo, and sustainable fabric sourcing workshops for designers and brands.