Heimtextil Special Interest Guides
11. – 14. January 2022 Frankfurt am Main Register now

Special Interest

Heimtextil brings together exhibitors and customers from various target groups. Three themed specialist programmes provide orientation and information. The exhibitor catalogue for special interest programmes list exhibitors that offer products for contract business, small product volumes and sustainable products.


Interior architects, architects and hospitality experts come to Frankfurt to see the worlds’ biggest selection of contract textiles. Under the title ‘Interior.Architecture.Hospitality by Heimtextil’, Heimtextil concentrates the spectrum of products and information for this area of application. With the "Interior.Architecture.Hospitality DIRECTORY" (formerly: Contract Guide), you have a complete overview of all exhibitors offering contract textiles and furnishing solutions.

Informative and inspiring  

As part of Interior.Architecture.Hospitality, you will experience a visitor programme with high-grade tours, expert lectures and numerous networking opportunities especially for the contract business.

Interior. Architecture. Hospitality Tours

Interior.Architecture.Hospitality TOURS

Join our industry experts and let them show you the highlights among the textile innovations in the contract sector during our guided tours.

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Interior.Architecture.Hospitality LIBRARY

The LIBRARY presents a specially curated selection of exhibitor products with functional properties – a textile material library for interior architects, architects and hospitality experts.

Interior. Architecture. Hospitality Lectures

Interior. Architecture. Hospitality LECTURES

Renowned interior architects, architects and hotel experts present their work and discuss current industry topics such as building culture and design.

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Welcome to the green segment! The proportion of textiles produced using environmentally and socially responsible methods is growing. Heimtextil gives a tangible experience of these changes. In the Green Village – centrally located in hall 12.0 (A40/A41) – you can meet quality mark organisations and certifi cation bodies who will provide answers to the questions of interested trade visitors. In addition, international experts will be talking at Speakers’ Corner about resource conservation and production conditions. With our Green Directory, the guide to all suppliers of sustainably produced textiles, you’ll quickly and easily fi nd the right products.

Green Village area during the last Heimtextil

Green Village
At Heimtextil, you will also find new ideas of the latest developments in the green segment. In the Green Village, you can talk to certification bodies and quality-mark organisations. Lectures of the focal topic sustainability will be presented in "Sleep! The Future Forum " located in the north-foyer of Hall 11.0.

Green Directory
The Green Directory contains a list of all exhibitors at the fair who use sustainable production methods.  The Green Directory will be distributed at the fair.

Find all Green Directory exhibitors

Green highlights at Heimtextil

At Heimtextil you can experience the latest special shows, events and tours on the topic of sustainability.

Green Village area during the last Heimtextil

Green Village

Where is the “green” segment heading? What will manufacturing and retail look like tomorrow? You’ll fi nd answers to these questions at the Green Village, as well as opportunities for networking and meeting quality mark organisations and certifi cation bodies.

Location: Hall 12.0, A30

Green Tours with Max Gilgenmann during the last Heimtextil

Green Tours

Textile and fashion consultant Max Gilgenmann takes you on a guided tour of selected exhibitors.

Tuesday + Thursday at 15.00
Wednesday at 15.00 and Friday at 11.00

Meeting point: Green Village Counter, Hall 12.0, A30

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Trend Space

The latest market developments and 20/21 trend themes in detail: With WHERE I BELONG, Heimtextil offers an interactive presentation of the latest colour, material and design trends in five “trend worlds”. New: The Future Materials Library will show sustainable material innovations.

Location: Hall 3.0

Sleep! The Future Forum

Sleep! The Future Forum

Exploring the issue of sustainability as it relates to the important lifestyle theme of “sleep” – with expert lectures on natural materials, sustainably produced textiles, material quality and environmentally responsible processing.

Location: Hall 11.0, North foyer

Small product volumes

Do you want to be able to order smaller quantities at Heimtextil? At Heimtextil, retailers, interior decorators and craftspeople can find numerous exhibitors from whom they can order the complete spectrum from curtains, decorative and furniture fabrics to high-grade fabrics for the bathroom, kitchen and table. They are listed in the directory of ‘Retail trade suppliers’. In addition to the directory, a certain signet is an orientation aid at the fair. It marks the stands of exhibitors who accept orders for smaller quantities.

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Retail-trade suppliers
The directory of ‘Retail-trade suppliers’  lists exhibitors that offer home and household textiles in small and very small quantities.
It is deliberately aimed at Heimtextil visitors from the specialist retail trade and the interior decorating business who want to order quantities tailored to their varying needs for a flexible product range.
The directory of ‘Retail-trade suppliers’will be distributed at the fair.

Find all exhibitors with small batch sizes
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New at Heimtextil: stand logo for weavers

New icon for weavers
Due to the growing offer of furniture and decorative fabrics, Heimtextil is improving stand signage and will highlight the exhibitor group of weavers for the first time by giving them their own icon on their stands. This group comprises around 250 European weavers of furniture and decorative fabrics, curtains and materials for bed linen in halls 4.0, 4.1, 4.2 as well as hall 8.0. Weavers of fabrics for bed linen are clustered in their own area in hall 4.2.

Find the exhibitor group of weavers

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