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May 22, 2022


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Innovative Discoveries. Learn about the latest fabrics & technologies

Discover the products that have received The FabricLink Network Top 10 Textile Awards & hear about the new products being shown at trade shows, some of which are already available in stores. Learn how these products improve the quality, comfort, and performance of the clothes you wear, and the textiles you use in your home.


These awards recognize technical achievements that improve or advance textile applications, performance or sustainability.

Innovation Awards 2018 - 2019

Innovation Awards 2017 - 2018

Innovation Awards 2016 - 2017


SENSIL HEAT - A Sustainable Fiber Technology
Using the waste from coffee bean shells, it warms & preserves body heat while managing moisture.

Cordura Forever Knit Fabric
Cordura Forever Knits are Super Soft & Very Comfortable.

Cordura Fabrics - Lasting Sustainable Solutions
Cordura Technical Knits are durable, last longer, with engineered performance ranging from fleece to lightweight fabrics with stretch.

KYORENE - Graphene Based Technical Fibers
Graphene provides many benefits to technical clothing.

MMI Textiles
Providing solutions for manufacturers in the military, medical, outdoor & other markets.

Andi, the most advanced thermal manikin, measures both body heat gain and loss, to evaluate clothing performance.

NILIT®'s Sensil Trend Book looks to 2020. Sensil is the premier Nylon 6.6 fiber.
The Nilit® Sensil® Trend Book helps manufacturers & designers create new products for their customers & the consumer.

Schoeller shows new styles using their eco repel® Bio and 3XDRY® Bio finishes.
eco repel® Bio and 3XDRY® Bio are PFC-free, water repellent finishes that are blue sign (environmentally) approved.

Microban® introduces Scentry Revive® it's latest odor control technology.
Scentry Revive® provides high performance odor neutralization for synthetic sports apparel & activewear, so you can wear longer & wash less.

ECLAT offers 3D engineered jacquard leggings using body mapping.
3D engineering with body mapping and a special jacquard machine provide a customized better fit.

CoolVisions®Dyeable Polypropylene
CoolVisions Dyeable Polypropylene can be dyed any color while still being soft & light weight; with moisture management, stain resistance, & being environmentally friendly.

Zelan™R3 bluesign approved durable water repellent treatment.
Zelan™R3 is manufactured with plant-based, non-fluorinated raw materials.

Sympatex Introduces New Fabrics
Get a preview of the new SympaTex membranes for outdoorwear.
Sympatex Fully Recyclable Polyester Membrane
Sympatex recyclable membranes are 100% waterproof, 100% windproof & breathable.

Sorona Announces a Full Soution for Jackets
Collaboration between Sorona, Cordura and Susterra provides a durable outer layer, a waterproof membrane and soft next to skin layer.

New Du Pont Sorona Insulation with an Even Better Environmental Footprint
Sorona and Repreve polyester combine for an environmentally renewable/recycled insulation that is extremely soft with excellent loft.

eVent Lightweight Breathable Membranes for Footwear
One piece upper construction for lightweight, highly breathable shoes for high aerobic activities.

drirelease Introduces Geo cool Active Technology for Polyester Fabric
Geo cool actively wicks, absorbs heat, cools & dries faster.

eVent Lightweight Breathable Membranes for Apparel
Wide range of applications for alpine, cycling, hiking & trail clothing.

Downlite's Sustainable Practices
Waste Water Recyling System Saves 40 Million gallons per year!

Downlite Sustainable Insulations for Outerwear
Downlite introduces New Hybrid Fiber Fill insulations.

New Life Polygiene – Eco-Friendly Yarn
Polygiene Launches New Life Polygiene, an Eco-Friendly Yarn with Permanent Odor Technology.

Polygiene Odor Free & Fresh – Mountain Bike Packs & Accessories
Polygiene Controls Odors & Keeps You Fresh

Polygiene Odor Control for Sleeping Bags – Wear More Wash Less
Polygiene Odor Control Technology for Outdoor Apparel & Gear
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