What’s hot for 2018: Metallic fabrics, embroideries and transitional designs. Classic patterns are coming back with new colors. Blues, teals and greys are still driving the market. The neutrals are strong. Twenty years in the business has proven that colors cycle back. Some trends last longer, like the chocolate and blue. That trend lasted longer than anyone thought. Here are some pictures of the patterns we saw at the International Fabric Market in December.