The Best Knitting Yarns on Show at Pitti Filati no.84 – Fortezza da Basso, 23-25 January 2019


Pitti Filati no.84 – the international reference event in the knitting yarn industry – is open from 23rd to 25th January 2019 at the Fortezza da Basso. During this edition, all spotlights will be on the Spring-Summer 2020 world preview of knitting yarn collections.

Featuring a fresh and dynamic layout under the aegis of ongoing research and experimentation, this Fair presents the knitting yarns excellence on an international scale to an audience composed of top buyers coming from all over the world and designers from the most prestigious fashion houses. The programme will feature many sections and different events – from the Spazio Ricerca (Research Space) theme honouring sports, to Far East and sub-cultures, in addition to an area devoted to knitwear talents with a Fashion Show by the CKD Master organized by Accademia Costume & Moda and Modateca Deanna, and the Knitclub area, highlighting the most qualitative knitwear factories on the lower floor of the central pavilion.

At the same time, the Cavaniglia Pavilion will stage the VINTAGE SELECTION no.33 exhibition, a reference show for vintage clothes, accessories and design objects, once again confirming the close synergy with Pitti Filati and its extremely specialised audience.