Segments and Display Lines
The display line at IHGF Textiles Virtual Fair is thoughtfully developed and exhibited by credible manufacturers, exporters and artisans and present innovations are a result of consistent feedback, research and exploration of materials, crafts, forms & finishes.
Broad categories are:
- Bed Linen
- Table Linen
- Kitchen Linen
- Bathroom Linen
- Cushions & Cushion Covers
- Wall Hangings
- Lace & Embroidery Furnishing
- Duvets, Quilts & Coverlets
- Tapestries & Draperies
- Handloom, Jacquard and Power Loom Fabrics
- Silk & Zari Furnishing
- Curtains & Blinds
- Upholstery Fabrics
- Wall & Ceiling Coverings
- Wall Hangings
- Tapestries & Draperies
- Floor Coverings
- Jute, Bamboo & Handmade Fabric Products
- Trimmings, Embellishments & Accessories
International Buyers Profile: Importers, Wholesalers, Distributors, Retailers, Chain Stores, Brand Owners, Departmental Stores, Buying Houses & Agents, Mail Order Companies, Potential Franchisees, Designers & Forecasters.
Opportunity to discover Absolute Stunners and Captivating Inspirations
The world recognises India for its forte in furnishing, flooring & textiles –an industry segment known for its absolute diversity and an ever evolving nature. The strong base is lent by the country’s rich traditional craft skills that are manifested in many contemporary forms. Their versatility to adopt and meet requirements of a discerning global clientele has always been an advantage.
With variety in weaving techniques and embellishments, the Indian textiles industry offers the widest and the grandest products assemblage owing to its broad base and vast product spectrum. This industry spans spinning units with state of the art mechanization to artisan groups excelling in intricate handwork.
There are manmade fibres for sheen, finish & durability; cottons for comfort & vibrancy; silks & wool for luster & warmth; jute that blends the classic with rustic; and handloom for intriguing patterns & aesthetics.
From products that exude the latest international design trends to those that boast of unique traditional workmanship & techniques, IHGF Textiles Virtual Fair offers it all. So, get ready to find resplendent weaves, surface detailing, flowing florals, shots of colour, earthy notes with block printing, ajrakh, chippa work, etc. and refreshing applications with monochrome, ombre and contrasts. That perfect blue carpet that is neither cerulean nor turquoise, enticing compositions within the magic of Ikat, several hand crafting techniques, fluorescence with neons and popsicle tones in furnishings & made-ups, spot them all, among the exhibits at IFFTEX.
Cushions and comforters are big this season and choices available at IHGF Textiles Virtual Fair can be used to replace traditional seats and lounges to create casual zones with cheerful highlights like stripes and nautical treatments that add an unexpected charm.
Ideas and Innovations
In sync with Global Forecasts and Consumer Preferences
Exhibitors at IHGF Textiles Virtual Fair from various manufacturing hubs of the country have put in efforts to get in tune with the latest international fashion enthusiasm. They have infused in their products, deep rooted design theories, that well captures and intrigues modern chic, while maintaining fidelity with quintessential Indian heritage. The display by regional artisans is clearly an equivalence of luxury and creativity. These ambitious and dynamic manufacturers from India are constantly moving up their competencies by upgrading & consolidating themselves to meet the demands of an ever evolving market.
A host of new design theories and unusual combinations stand to gain privileged attention. As minimalism is set to enjoy its share of patronage, bold palettes and on-your-face prints are sure to find favour too. Unconventional combinations are all set to make their strong impressions as ‘Intrigue’ becomes a selling point. And there are timeless materials that have a decorative factor as well as a practical quotient.
Carpets & Rugs
Motley of floor flourishes to suit many climes and compliment many themes
No item packs a punch quite like an area rug and recreates a space like a carpet made in India. Arabesques, rhomboids, motifs, patterns and colour constructions come to life with an Indian weaver’s imagination and his warp & weft as he creates stories to redefine floors in countries across the world. Each piece reflects its distinct local character and representation of a regional craft hub. Carpets & rugs are manufactured in more than 12 craft clusters in over 8 states of India.
With magic in the weave, these home definers flaunt colour, design and construction, bringing out striking ideas with ombre effects, single colour rhapsodies and patterns inspired by nature, geometrics and tradition. Contemporary as well as traditional choices in rugs, runners, carpets, mats and flooring, take shape in wool, silk, natural fibers, acrylic, polyester and cotton in techniques like hand loomed, power loomed, hand-knotted and hand-tufted.
Focus & Pride of Place
Natural Fibers and Sustainable Materials
Full of textural depth, rich construction and a plethora of colours, enhanced with interesting value additions, home furnishing, made-ups and varied textile products add to the interesting presentation in an assortment of mediums like cotton, linen, hemp, wool, silk, jute, bamboo, kora grass, river reed, burlap, etc. They mark their presence with various hues, geometric patterns, graphic designs, tone on tone effects, etc., enhanced by embroidery, different printing techniques, batik, tie & dye, applique, etc.