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More than just the show

It's not just seeing thousands of new fabric samples that makes a Showtime here what it is. Seminars and social activities, public and private, also add to the flavor.

The big social event, the Opening Night Reception, will be held Mon., Jan. 7 beginning at 6:15 p.m. at the String & Splinter on the second floor. Sponsors are the ITMA Educational Foundation sponsors: Cotton Inc., Pliana, Pantone and Solutia.

Seminars include the breakfast event, "Freestyle Not Lifestyle," by Pantone, Mon., Jan. 7 on aisle 200 at Suites at Market Square. The breakfast is at 8 am, presentation, 8:30 a.m. Pre-registration required: (888) PANTONE, extension 2148.

Cotton Inc. will offer its Color and Trend Presentation on Tues., Jan. 8 at 9 a.m., 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. at aisle 200 at Suites at Market Square. Registration is required: (919) 678-2262.

For those looking for the offices of the International Textile Market Association, they are at their new location on the 10th floor of Market Square Textile Tower.