Pitti Immagine Filati 86, the key international event featuring the world of yarns for the knitting industry, was held in Florence from 22 to 24 January 2020. This exciting and engaging rendezvous brought together the novelties, excellence and creativity of the international spinning-yarn industry. With a dedicated focus on research and sustainability, Pitti Filati is a concept lab and platform for trends, inputs and inspiration aimed at the buyers and designers from leading fashion brands. It’s a world full of discoveries that offers a comprehensive view of the principal trends and latest ideas for upcoming seasons. This 86th edition featured the world previews of knitting yarn collections for spring/summer 2021.

“The comments and feedback we collected from exhibitors and buyers were all positive” said Raffaello Napoleone, CEO of Pitti Immagine “and they described a Pitti Filati where work was carried out in the stands with great dynamism in order to present and study our companies’ new collections, 136 at this edition. As usual a very high level of research and creativity was registered, a strong awareness of market demands and, at the same time, of the most sustainable production processes, a sphere in which the preeminent yarn manufacturers are always pioneers.