Expert Talks Live Webinar: Closing the Loop with Alexa Dehmel
Hear how Alexa walks us through this season’s focus topic highlighting bio-degradable materials, circular polyester, and sustainable nylon applications.
PORTLAND EVENT UPDATE
Functional Fabric Fair Postpones Fall 2020 In-Person Portland Event to April 14-15, Stay Tuned for Virtual Opportunities Coming Soon!
FUNCTIONAL FABRIC FAIR
The Premier Sourcing Event in the US
NEW YORK 2020 EVENT UPDATE
Functional Fabric Fair New York has been postponed. Read more for details.
Your year-round resource for functional fabric industry insights, trends and more.
- Expert Talks Live Webinar: Closing the Loop with Alexa Dehmel
THE PREMIER SOURCING EVENT IN THE US – DEDICATED TO HIGH PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONAL FABRICS
FUNCTIONAL FABRIC FAIR—powered by PERFORMANCE DAYS®— is the premier marketplace in the United States where apparel CEOs, designers and product development executives source the most current innovations in high performance functional fabrics, finishes, trims and accessories from a carefully curated selection of fabric mills and branded technology companies—all presented in a sustainable/minimal waste exhibition through the use of bio-degradable, recycled and reusable materials.
Alongside the exhibits, Functional Fabric Fair events also feature:
The Performance Forum
A highly curated platform, designed to introduce and showcase the latest textile and accessory innovations and trends
Expert Talks Education
Presented by internationally renowned apparel influencers and included with your complimentary registration.
Dedicated Focus Topic
Yearly dedicated focus topic within the sustainable and functional textile industry.
Stay Connected with FFF360
This year-round platform helps you connect, engage, and stay up-to-date about all things functional fabrics. Additional features will be released in the coming weeks so be sure to check back!
Connect & Network
Connect with other industry professionals and brands looking to network and do business
View participating exhibitors in the NY and Portland in-person even
Dive deeper into our in-person events happening yearly in New York and Portland
Webinars & Education
Access Functional Fabric Fair Expert Talks, webinars, and more
Functional Fabric News
Stay in the know with functional fabric fair news and industry articles discussing trends, innovative technologies and more.
Dedicated Focus Topics
Learn more about the yearly selected focus topics and how they play a key role in sustainable fabrics
FUNCTIONAL FABRIC FAIR PORTLAND
Defining the Future of Performance
FUNCTIONAL FABRIC FAIR PORTLAND—powered by PERFORMANCE DAYS® launched in the Fall of 2019 as a standalone event addressing a market need for a curated sourcing platform dedicated to outdoor, lifestyle and active wear functional textiles and accessories. The now annual fall event features products and technologies that will enter the market for the Winter season, two years in the future. The fair is open – free of charge – to all verified industry professionals including designers, product, purchasing and material managers.
FUNCTIONAL FABRIC FAIR NEW YORK
Where Function Meets Fashion
FUNCTIONAL FABRIC FAIR NEW YORK—powered by PERFORMANCE DAYS®—is a trade-exclusive event showcasing the latest trends in fabric development for the functional textile industry and provides an opportune marketplace in the United States for the sourcing of high performance functional fabrics and accessories. The fair is open – free of charge – to all verified industry professionals including designers, product, purchasing and material managers.
SAMPLING OF OUR PAST ATTENDEES
OUR PLEDGE—MINIMAL WASTE EXHIBITS
FUNCTIONAL FABRIC FAIR—Powered by PERFORMANCE DAYS®—makes sustainability a priority at our events. We put forth our best effort to adapt green meeting practices by partnering with meeting centers who are dedicated to minimizing waste and boosting efficiencies.
With annual Focus Topics weaved seamlessly into our program, our goal is to leave each of our customers with a lasting impression while improving the quality of life for our partnering communities and ecosystem.
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