375 exhibitors have already confirmed their presence, 22 of which are new to the show. Consequently, more than 7000m² will be occupied, an overall increase of 23% in terms of surface area compared with February 2013.

Material colours and trends for Spring/Summer 2015 will be located under a dome construction within the trend area. Additionally, the organisers will also re-presenting its “Incube” concept, which is described as an overview of innovative materials presented in a neo-lab environment within the show to promote the design of tomorrow’s leather.

One interesting feature of the next edition is called “G-Love” which has been devised by the French Glove Federation and aims to promote the use of leather in gloves.

Also featured will be a display of novel leather collections such as bags, clothing and footwear created by 19 designers from the Institut Français de la Mode class of 2013 during the three-day fair.