MODALISBOA has the support of CALVELEX and RIOPELE to dress the staff of this edition.
Since 1985, CALVELEX has been dedicated to the production of clothing, being nowadays a reference in the international scene.
With a vanguard vision, CALVELEX recognizes the importance of supporting and facilitating the inclusion of young designers in the market, creating the Fabrics4fashion project, which provides around 7,500 references of Ready2GO fabrics directed to the areas of Design, Fashion and Haute Couture.
RIOPELE collaborated with CALVELEX, providing the fabric for the uniforms. The material is composed by Tencel yarn, a natural fiber and cotton with BCI reference (Better Cotton Initiative), that is aligned with this ModaLisboa theme.
Founded in 1927, Riopele is one of the oldest Portuguese textile companies, focusing its activity on the creation and production of fabrics for fashion and clothing collections. Incorporating sustainable practices at all levels of business, Riopele bets on high quality fabrics' production capable of matching the current fast pace of the fashion industry and its requirements.