About Us

LINEAPELLE is the most important international exhibition dedicated to leather, accessories, components, synthetics and models for footwear, leather goods, garments and furniture.

The fair system represented by LINEAPELLE and its connected “niche” events showcases the high quality of the exhibiting companies, with their outstanding style and customer service.

Launched in 1981, it has become the most qualified international exhibition of leather and accessories, components, synthetics for footwear, leather goods, garments and furniture. The event takes place twice a year, in February for the summer and September for the winter collections, at the Milan exhibition centre.

Lineapelle has been characterised by its constant leadership in quality and style innovation, which makes it indispensable to the leather demand worldwide.

The exhibition has enhanced its offer by further "niche" events: Lineapelle New York, Lineapelle London.

Other Shows

Trend Selection Area

The core of the exhibition are its Trend Areas, displaying the most innovative samples provided by the exhibitors: leathers, accessories and components, fabrics and synthetics (about 2,000 items on display).

Trend areas are located in halls 22 and 9 and at the entrance of hall 13. In the Trend Areas, you are not allowed to take pictures and to use your smartphone.

This selection of articles is delivered after exhibition closing to the LP Fashion Studio of Milan, where it can be consulted.

Every item is labelled and filed in an online database, including all necessary info: company name, destination of use, etc.

LP Fashion Studio


Fashion trends conferences

Fashion conferences, with charge, will be held on the first two days at the end of hall 15, with the following schedule:

3:00 p.m. in Italian
4:30 p.m. in English


Twice a year, in February for the summer and September for the winter collections.


LINEAPELLE is held in fieramilano Rho on over 46,000 sqm of exhibition space.

Visitors Access

Only registered trade operators belonging to the admitted categories. Free entrance.

Exhibiting Sectors

Manufacturers of leather, accessories and components (lasts, heels, soles, small metal parts, etc.), synthetic materials, industrial textiles, models for footwear, leather goods. Collections are aimed to the footwear, leather goods, clothing/gloves, furnishings and automotive markets. Finished products (shoes, bags, etc.) are not admitted.


Via Brisa, 3 - 20123 Milano - Italy
Phone: +39.02.8807711
Fax: +39.02.860032

Upcoming Events LINEAPELLE

Winter 20/21
2 - 4 October 2019

Wednesday and Thursday: 9.00 am - 6.30 pm
Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm


Strada Statale 33 del Sempione, 28
20017 - Rho - Milan - Italy


Fact Sheet

A universe of 50,000 companies, 1 million employees and a turnover of approximately 150 billion USD / year revolves around LINEAPELLE.

​At LINEAPELLE are present about 1,300 companies from over 40 Countries. ​

Visitor’s data are referred to the latest edition (February 2019)

Exhibiting Companies 1255
Exhibiting Companies Countries 45Visiting Countries 115
Economic Operators 26.427