It can be divided into knitted, woven and non-woven fabrics according to the categories of common products. Among them, non-woven fabric is the hottest type of fabric under the epidemic this year, because it involves the production and application of medical anti-epidemic materials such as masks. According to the raw materials, it can be subdivided into three categories: natural fiber, regenerated fiber and synthetic fiber. Compared with the other two types of fibers, recycled fibers tend to be more environmentally friendly and comfortable in apparel applications. The future development prospects are very broad.
According to the "Keywords for 2020 Fashion Trends", knitted materials are currently the most widely used in the market. 3D printing materials, due to technical limitations, are currently not widely used in the market, so the concept of 3D printing materials is still vague, but in the future 3D printed clothing may become a trend.
"Environmental protection" is a key word for fabric design. Taking imitation fur as an example, the global awareness of environmental protection has been increasing year by year. In recent years, some internationally renowned apparel brands have abandoned animal fur and chose artificial fur, which also helps to promote global fashion. Fur has set off a new round of trends and revolutions.