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31/08 - 02/09/2021

Munich /// Germany

The Show

As one of the leading European textile trade shows, twice a year MUNICH FABRIC START presents a qualitative portfolio of international fabrics and accessories manufacturers showcasing their newest developments and innovations in Munich to around 20,000 visitors.

Around 1,000 manufacturers from 40 countries showcase over 1,800 collections in a comprehensive range of textiles, accessories, finishings and sourcing solutions as well as offering specialist information and inspiration, making MUNICH FABRIC START an international business platform in a unique trade fair format. Designers, product managers and buyers work efficiently and with ease in the professional working atmosphere, exclusive event program and full range of specialist information and inspiration that attracts around 20,000 trade visitors to Munich every season.

Twice a year, MUNICH FABRIC START Exhibitions GmbH also organises the Preview Textile Show VIEW Premium Selection as well as the International Denim Trade Show BLUEZONE.


With FABRIC DAYS in September 2020, we were able to prove that the realisation of a trade fair in times of Covid-19 is possible. This is what we want to repeat with MUNICH FABRIC START in the end of August 2021, as always, the health and security of all participants is our highest priority. Please find here current Covid-19 measures concept for the upcoming show, which will regularly be updated according to the developments of state hygiene regulations.

Hygiene Concept

Hall Map

To help plan and organize your trade show visit, you can find the preliminary hall plan for the upcoming MUNICH FABRIC START Autumn.Winter 22/23 & BLUEZONE as preview here.

Hall Map

Exhibitor List

Please find the current exhibitor list for MUNICH FABRIC START Autumn.Winter 22/23 & BLUEZONE here, status 06/07/2021. This list will be updated on a continuous basis. You will shortly also find the collections presented by the agencies among them.

Exhibitor List

Discover the source

8 Areas

Every season at MUNICH FABRIC START, the innovative developments and seasonal novelties of premium international manufacturers are presented in 8 trend-setting areas.


In the FABRICS area, international suppliers present their material innovations across all clothing segments. An extensive range of products including fashionable woven and knitted fabrics made from wool, cotton, silk, blends and functional fibers are shown here.


The latest developments in buttons, ribbons, decorative details, fasteners, lining materials, lace, embroidery, inlays as well as labeling and branding solutions are presented by leading international accessories suppliers in the ADDITIONALS area.

Design Studios

Creative solutions, progressive ideas and new designs can be found at DESIGN STUDIOS. Here textile designers and trend offices from all over the world showcase their fabric designs and the latest print developments.


Prime Manufacturing Solutions – the SOURCING area is host to leading global clothing manufacturers showcasing their product and services for everything in manufacturing, Cut-Make-Trim, high end production and A-Z process solutions.


Be inspired & create future – as an innovation hub for the textile industry, KEYHOUSE presents futuristic solutions with a high level of innovation. The interactive centre host experts in smart textiles, future fabrics, new technologies and digital production processes for the textile supply chain.


Let‘s ReSOURCE! The unique sourcing platform for sustainable innovations and textile solutions ReSOURCE offers an overview of current material developments produced in an ecologically and socially responsible manner. Find out more on the ReSOURCE Page.

Sustainable Innovations

SUSTAINABLE INNOVATIONS offers a platform for exciting young designers who create extraordinary material developments and reimagine the textile world – with these insights you will always be one step ahead of the market.

Denim beyond the seasons

BLUEZONE, the international trade fair for denim, street and sportswear, is one of the key global events for the denim industry. True to the motto “Denim beyond the seasons”, denim mills, weavers and manufacturers show their innovations, share know-how and the latest trends with the growing Blue community.

Find out more on the new BLUEZONE Living Page.