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Mass of new-old materials will force industry into braver choices

17-07-2017

Material Lab claims to be ‘UK’s finest design resource studio and material lab’. The regular visitors of the lab mostly consist of architects and design studios. We asked Jim Biddulph which materials will control the future.

  

Reliance introduces Recron® FS, the new brand for “enhanced safety in home furnishings”, at MoOD

27-07-2017

Recron® FS, the new-age fire-retardant solution from Reliance Industries Ltd., is being introduced at MoOD 2017 and this event will showcase the different features and applications in textile solutions that Recron® FS offers.

  

Exhibition experience with a real boost

19-07-2017

MoOD & Indigo Brussels give your exhibition experience a real boost. Besides numerous warm contacts at the stands, you can get oxygen and energy for all your new plans and enjoy a nice break. Have a look at the map and discover the extended offer at MoOD / Indigo Brussels.

  

Luxury segment demands performance materials

17-07-2017

B&T Textilia is a Flemish company which is known for their creations in flax and wool. The higher segment and editors in particular seem to find their way to this company. Without a doubt materials and design are crucial to them.

  

A game changer in faux leathers

17-07-2017

Nachik Ltd is the Israeli company that has won the Blue Drop Innovation Award several times. They have returned to MoOD after a short absence. And they have again brought a great innovation.

  

New curators for Inspiring MoOD Innovation Platform

03-07-2017

The MoOD Innovation Platform - Shed 3BIS at Tour & Taxis - is not so much about being the most aesthetic, or about putting the most trendy product on display: it’s about what is most innovative in terms of technique, performance, use of new materials, intelligent materials and so on.

  

Embrace Market Evolutions at MoOD

03-07-2017

MoOD understands the importance of staying on top of market changes and that the industries of upholstery, window and wallcoverings are undergoing some intriguing evolutions.  These new technologies, innovations, and talent can be found in Brussels during MoOD in collaboration with Trendease International, which has curated the MoOD Tech, MoOD Innovation, and Launch Pad areas to run alongside the long-standing MoOD exhibitors, experts in weaving and textile development.

  

MoOD and Indigo Brussels: a winning team

22-06-2017

From 6 until 8 September, MoOD and Indigo Brussels take place at Tour & Taxis. Why are both shows not to be missed? Find it out below!

  

Hélène Depraetere (Escolys): Innovating 'exponentially' requires openness & guts.

31-05-2017

Like many of her peers, Hélène did not initially want to follow in her father’s footsteps. She decided to study Applied Economics at the Ghent University followed by Financial Management at the Vlerick Business School.

  

Jacopo Mazzola (Imatex): New opportunities hidden in details & materials.

31-05-2017

Jacopo Mazzola is the 28 years old son of Giulia Fumagalli, CEO and owner of the Italian family business Imatex spa. As a professional golfer with an MBA in Marketing, Jacopo always had the possibility to join the family company but he did not do it. Two years ago, during the PGA TOUR Latin America season, he received a very important phone call from Giulia Fumagalli. She asked him to join the family business.

  

Milou Ket talks colour inspiration

31-05-2017

We asked the MoOD concertation members to pick their three favourite colors and tell us which trend will become the most influential. Nature is calling! 

  

Discover what will happen at Mood / Indigo Brussels 2017

09-05-2017

On Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 September the focus on experience will be continued with MoOD, Indigo Brussels, MoOD Innovation, MoOD Tech and the 18/19 trend story. Join us at Tour & Taxis, Brussels!

  

PASSAGES – tomorrow’s new trends at MoOD & Indigo Brussels

09-05-2017

PASSAGES is all about the effect of our nomadic lifestyle and the continuous transition in which we find ourselves. It’s about fluid times that are plainly fascinating. Because change is linked to challenges and astonishment. The theme has 4 key elements. We are happy to lift a veil for you.

  

Axel Venn talks 'Inkarnat' colors

09-05-2017

We asked the MoOD concertation members to pick their three favourite colors and tell us which trend will become the most influential. Axel Venn, Venn Textil Consulting Berlin, talks ‘Inkarnat Farben”.  

  

Press Release 5/5: Fluid times: successful edition extended!

05-05-2017

In this Press Release: The MoOD 2016 experience / MoOD: embracing commercial transactions & face-to-face contacts in “boutique” concept / Indigo Brussels 2017 appears to be a success!

  

Inspirations 18/19: PASSAGES

04-05-2017

Look at how we live and you will understand why the next trend theme was given the name PASSAGES. We don’t ‘root’ anymore. We flutter from one meeting to the next. Our identity has more often become a ‘multiplicity’, looking for the next, perhaps even the ultimate thrill.

  

Trendease will be partnering with MoOD again in 2017

03-05-2017

Trendease will be partnering with MoOD again in 2017 adding to the growing design ecosystem; this year we bring innovation and technology to the forefront with MoOD Innovation and MoOD Tech.  After tripling the size of the Launch Pad in 2016 we aim to bring the same level of inspiration and new talent to the bis sheds and plan to kick off a fundraiser on Kickstarter to help finance nominees with strong projects and financial need.

  

Fluid times

12-04-2017

MoOD & Indigo Brussels are getting ready for an exciting new edition. Both shows have changed strategically as an exhibition, focussing on the commercial transactions and providing even more room for face to face meetings and discoveries. An evolution which will most certainly continue at the upcoming edition.

  

Trend concertation sees boundaries fade away

12-04-2017

MoOD’s trend concertation highlighted many contradictions and fading boundaries. On the one hand the longing for simplicity and simplification, far removed from internet hypes. 

  

5 trend watchers, 5 visions: 1/5 Marie Rouillon, Colour Hive / Mix Magazine

12-04-2017

We asked five MoOD concertation members to pick their three favourite colours and tell us which trend will become the most influential. First interiview of five: Marie Rouillon, Trend & Colour consultant Colour Hive - Trends stylist MIX Magazine (UK)

  

Blue Drop Award winners 2016

07-09-2016

The Blue Drop Awards have been awarded on the second day of MoOD. Congratulations to the winners!

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