Brief Review of “HEIMTEXTIL 2017” – World Home Textile Fair
The beginning of the year was traditionally marked by the biggest and the most important international trade fair for home and contract textiles – Heimtextil 2017. It traditionally took place in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) from the 10th to the 13th of January. Held on the second week of the year, it always becomes the hugest event in the sphere of home textile and sets the trends for the whole year in advance.
Walking around it and attending each pavilion seems impossible, but today we’ll try to show you the most interesting, beautiful and fashionable things of the fair. In what direction is home textile design industry moving? What would be the most popular color schemes for the year 2017? All this you will find in this article. By the way, Heimtextil-2017 calls top-trends “Explorations”. So, let’s explore together!
Rather predictably, eco-theme, or Natural Explorations, has become one of the leading trends of the first big trade fair in 2017. The entire range of green hues – from pastel greenery to saturated emerald – the coming season promises to be truly natural.
Globalization processes involve both positive and negative impacts. We shall not be far out if we name among its advantages people’s eagerness to respect their national traditions more and their striving for home caused by a hectic lifestyle. The respective ornaments and prints, warm colors and pleasant to touch fabrics combined under a common name – Cultural Explorations – support them in this aspiration.
Energy, sunlight, life – the whole ocean of colors that are rather delicate, juicy and invigorating, than obtrusive. The coming spring is the best self-trend-setter, and Heimtextil has no intentions to dispute with her. It just combines them all under a common name – Virtual Explorations.
Brand new materials, soft geometry, fascinating deep colors, sparkle and play of light – references to space motives are both outward and at the level of unconscious. The entire universe is displayed in Planetary Explorations.
It goes without saying that each brand has an individual vision and its own unique way to embody fashionable trends. Soon expected is a more detailed story of this wonderful fair – Heimtextil-2017.