Wang Yanjun won the Feel the Yarn 2016 contest. The special prize offered by Salvatore Ferragamo has been assigned to Yan Wen.
Among the companies which are supporting this year contest, there is also Trafi Creatività Tessile. Clicking on ‘Feel more’ you can read something about its history and mission.
2 students per school, for a total of 13 schools and 22 between mills and companies enrolled: these are the numbers of the 2016 contest branded Feel the Yarn, that heated up the motors few weeks ago towards the finish line on the next June 29th, Pitti Filati.
The students that will take part of the Feel the Yarn contest will have to follow a very specific concept, that the coordinator of the project, Ornella Bignami, called ‘Knitting time’.
MASTERS OF LINEN® spinners, suppliers of linen excellence to the knitting industry, support our Feel the Yarn contest.
On June 29th 4sustainability is organizing a short workshop at Pitti Filati about sustainability in the fashion supply chain.
Among the companies which are supporting this year contest, there is also La Rosa. Clicking on ‘Feel more’ you can read something about its history and mission.
Last Friday at Pitti Filati the award ceremony of this year contest took place: Verena Winkelmann from Hochschule Niederrhein and NG Siu Mui from The Hong Kong Polytechnic won the competition!
SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Japan is a leading manufacturer in the computerized flat knitting machine industry.
During next Pitti Filati (July 1-3 2015) Feel the Yarn 2015 is going to show all the creations made by the 21 young designers coming from the most famous international fashion and design schools.