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FESPA Eurasia 2018 Features ‘Print Make, Wear’ In Istanbul On 6th December 2018


FESPA Eurasia 2018 will take place next week from 6th – 9th December in Istanbul Turkey at a new venue, Istanbul Expo Centre. The exhibition centre is located near the city centre and the exhibition will occupy two halls, Hall 9 and Hall 10.

Print Make Wear will feature live demonstrations of the latest in both fast fashion production and garment decoration. Visitors will experience the complete garment production process from design all the way through to the finished garments and will be able meet with experts. The show feature will highlight both screen and digital print technologies including the latest design and workflow software, direct to textile printing and a live screen printing automatic and manual production showing the latest special effects.

Building on it’s success at the FESPA Global Exhibition last May, the Print Make Wear event features important global manufacturers demonstrating the speed and efficiency of their processes in a working Textile environment.

Starting with the base fabric and a fabric design, the event takes the onlooker through the stages of manufacture all the way to the finished garment.

Using the latest Cad Cam & Workflow Software, the image is presented for Printing with guides to assist the automatic Cutting and Sewing stages which come later.

The product is then digitally printed, automatically cut, finally sewn using computerised sewing machines, then labelled, pressed and folded, all within a few minutes.

The demonstration shows quite clearly the ethos of the up and coming Textile Micro Factory, and has fascinated visitors by its display of all the latest Smart Textile technologies available.

FESPA Eurasia 2018 is the region’s leading event for screen, textile and digital wide format printing. The exhibition will be hosted in partnership with FESPA’s Turkish Association, ARED which will reflect the needs and challenges of the regional Eurasia market.