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Fabric Tree Stumps Formed From Pieces of Discarded Clothing by Tamara Kostianovsky

FABRIC TREE STUMPS FORMED FROM PIECES OF DISCARDED CLOTHING BY TAMARA KOSTIANOVSKY

Textile artist Tamara Kostianovsky creates realistic elements from nature out of strips of fabric and discarded clothing. In her latest...

New favorite: Marina Rheingantz

NEW FAVORITE: MARINA RHEINGANTZ

Selected by Sharon Butler / From the press release for her recent solo at Bortolami: Marina Rheingantz is an artist who picks apart...

 
 
 
Nobu Hotel Shoreditch / Ben Adams Architects

NOBU HOTEL SHOREDITCH / BEN ADAMS ARCHITECTS

© Nicholas Worley Architects: Ben Adams Architects Location: 10-50 Willow St, London EC2A 4BH, United Kingdom Design Team: Francesca...

Visvim Spotlights Spring/Summer 2018 Textiles in New Dissertation

VISVIM SPOTLIGHTS SPRING/SUMMER 2018 TEXTILES IN NEW DISSERTATION

After focusing on the techniques of Yoshiko Jinzenji , visvim has moved the spotlight on to its Spring/Summer 2018 collection for its...

 
 
 
Watercolor floral dress

WATERCOLOR FLORAL DRESS

I love using mixed media techniques and applying them to clothing and wearables! One of my favorite ways to alter a plain white dress...

Handmade Textile Weeds and Other Overlooked Plants Printed With Found Images by Miranda van Dijk

HANDMADE TEXTILE WEEDS AND OTHER OVERLOOKED PLANTS PRINTED WITH FOUND IMAGES BY MIRANDA VAN DIJK

Miranda van Dijk, from the series Sensitive Survivors Poet and textile artist Miranda van Dijk prints found images onto delicate faux...

 
 
 
4 Eco-Friendly Fashion Brands for Earth Day

4 ECO-FRIENDLY FASHION BRANDS FOR EARTH DAY

Staying in touch with the latest fashion trends has a tremendous impact on the environment. Textile waste, toxic chemicals, and a gargantuan...

Paule Vézelay - part 2

PAULE VÉZELAY - PART 2

Paule Vézelay (1892-1984) was one of the pioneers of twentieth-century abstraction in Britain. She worked across a range of media,...

 
 
 
Industrial Loft in Athens / Konstantinos Pittas

INDUSTRIAL LOFT IN ATHENS / KONSTANTINOS PITTAS

© I&O Photography Architects: Konstantinos Pittas Location: Athens, Greece Architect In Charge: Konstantinos Pittas Contractor: Z&N Area:...

SPRING - Time to Head Outdoors to Spin the Wool & to Fall in Love

SPRING - TIME TO HEAD OUTDOORS TO SPIN THE WOOL & TO FALL IN LOVE

Meeting of Saint Margaret and the Prefect Olibrius by Jean Fouquet. 1452 -60 for Étienne Chevalier A textile is a fibrous substance,...

 
 
 
SPRING -Time to Head Outdoors to Spin, Weave, & even gather Silkworm Cocoons to create a precious Textile

SPRING -TIME TO HEAD OUTDOORS TO SPIN, WEAVE, & EVEN GATHER SILKWORM COCOONS TO CREATE A PRECIOUS TEXTILE

Pamphila collecting cocoons of silk worms and spinning silk. France, N. A textile is a fibrous substance, such as wool, cotton, flax,...

GCA 2018 Winner: Making bio-textiles from food crop harvest waste

GCA 2018 WINNER: MAKING BIO-TEXTILES FROM FOOD CROP HARVEST WASTE

INTERVIEW Those involved with the H&M Foundation's annual sustainable innovation challenge, the Global Change Award, firmly believe...

 
 
 
Makiko Wakisaka

MAKIKO WAKISAKA

Makiko Wakisaka est une artiste textile d'origine japonaise. Elle crée des oeuvres qui semblent fragiles, mais possède une forte énergie...

Global Change Award 2018: 'We need to speed up the shift towards a circular economy'

GLOBAL CHANGE AWARD 2018: 'WE NEED TO SPEED UP THE SHIFT TOWARDS A CIRCULAR ECONOMY'

Stockholm - Making new fibers and textiles out of food crop wastewas the public's favourite sustainable innovation from the 2018 Global...

 
 
 
Ten C's Spring/Summer 2018 First Delivery Focuses on Functional Fabrics

TEN C'S SPRING/SUMMER 2018 FIRST DELIVERY FOCUSES ON FUNCTIONAL FABRICS

Continuing its exploration of lasting pieces built upon craftsmanship and timeless designs, Ten C recently dropped a textile-focused...

On retreat 1

ON RETREAT 1

Twice a year, a handful of people from my local fiber and textile art group go on retreat to a quilters' getaway venue about a half-hour...

 
 
 
Textile Bodies Reveal Branched Systems of Veins, Flowers and Roots by Raija Jokinen

TEXTILE BODIES REVEAL BRANCHED SYSTEMS OF VEINS, FLOWERS AND ROOTS BY RAIJA JOKINEN

Finnish artist Raija Jokinen creates sculptural bodies out of flax which attempt to reveal the complicated relationship between the...

Architectural Embroidery by Le KadreBehind Le Kadre are the

ARCHITECTURAL EMBROIDERY BY LE KADREBEHIND LE KADRE ARE THE

Architectural Embroidery by Le Kadre Behind Le Kadre are the French-Swedish textile artists Charles Henry and Elin Petronella. The...

 
 
 

LINKAGE AND ASSOCIATION MAPPING REVEALS THE GENETIC BASIS OF BROWN FIBRE

Summary Brown fibre cotton is an environmental-friendly resource that plays a key role in the textile industry. However, the fibre...

A Closer Look at BYBORRE's Dynamic Fall/Winter 2018 Collection

A CLOSER LOOK AT BYBORRE'S DYNAMIC FALL/WINTER 2018 COLLECTION

After introducing the range through a lookbook , innovative Amsterdam textile house BYBORRE returns with a closer look at its dynamic...