kingpins showKingpins Denim Fabric Trade Show Amsterdam

Tomorrow the denim fabric fair Kingpins will be held in Amsterdam again. Kingpins is a very successful two days denim fabric show. At the show you can explore and order denim fabrics from the best denim mills around. All the mills will show their latest fabric Spring Summer 2021 collections.

Seminars At Kingpins Amsterdam

During Kingpins their are several inspiration workshops to show you all the ins and outs within the denim industry. It highlights the (upcoming) denim trends, new technologies, inspiring stories and people to follow, and of course the latest denim fabrics. On both days they planned workshops, which you can see here below.

  • Wednesday 23 October

11.30am: Denim Trends for S/S 2021. Fit, fabric, finish.

Presented by Amy Leverton and Sam Trotman of Denim Dudes, the Kingpins Denim Trend forecast features the four trends that will define the season. Included in the forecast: research and references, mood and styling direction, key color selections, and more.

1.30pm: Kingpins Spotlights Important Initiatives.

Royo’s One Million Liters initiative and Make Fashion Circular’s Jeans Redesign project, an initiative by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation.

3.30pm: Good Jeans: Sustainable Development Goals and the Denim Industry.

Moderated by Kerry Bannigan, Founder, Conscious Fashion Campaign Panelists will include: Lucie Brigham, Chief of Office, United Nations Office for Partnerships; Jayesh Mandalia, Design Manager, Ladies & Menswear, Denim & Casual Bottoms, F&F; and Roian Atwood, Senior Director of Sustainability, Lee.

  • Thursday 24 October

11.00am: Denim Trends for S/S 2021. Fit, fabric, finish.

Presented by Amy Leverton and Sam Trotman of Denim Dudes, the Kingpins Denim Trend forecast features the four trends that will define the season. Included in the forecast: research and references, mood and styling direction, key color selections, and more.

1.30pm: The Present and Future of Indigo in The Denim Industry.

Industry leaders, Archroma, Bluconnection, DyStar, gather for a powerhouse panel discussing the state of indigo – a central component of the denim industry. Explore how indigo is evolving, whether indigo is sustainable and whether or not there are better ways to apply indigo.

Where & Opening Hours

Location:
Westergasfabriek – Gashouder building
Klönneplein 1
Amsterdam

Doors open:
Day 1: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Day 2: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Get in the mood with some shots of last edition in Amsterdam;

Pics by Kingpins.

www.kingpinsshow.com

Written by Wouter
I'm the founder of Long John. Next to running this daily magazine I'm working as a freelance marketing specialist for brands and retail. Specialized in denim.