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First Steps in New Studio

FIRST STEPS IN NEW STUDIO

It has been 5 months since my last post! And not because there has been nothing to write about! It seems strange to look back at that...

Chinese denim producer Prosperity Textiles invests in waste-saving technology

CHINESE DENIM PRODUCER PROSPERITY TEXTILES INVESTS IN WASTE-SAVING TECHNOLOGY

A new partnership between Chinese denim producer Prosperity Textile and Italian weaving machinery supplier Itema signifies a step in...

 
 
 
Tenth Annual Grand Hotel Spring Needle Art Seminar - Get Inspired!

TENTH ANNUAL GRAND HOTEL SPRING NEEDLE ART SEMINAR - GET INSPIRED!

G e T I n S p I r E d! May 5 - 10, 2019 Grand Hotel is delighted to once again host its 10th Annual Spring Needle Art Seminar featuring...

Fri Oct 5 Cornelia Arts Building Open House

FRI OCT 5 CORNELIA ARTS BUILDING OPEN HOUSE

Cornelia Arts Building October Open Studios Friday, October 5, 6 - 10 pm The Cornelia Arts Building - Where Art Works 1800 West Cornelia,...

 
 
 
Connections - Oct 26 - IL Artist and Artisans

CONNECTIONS - OCT 26 - IL ARTIST AND ARTISANS

CONNECTIONS - Select Works by Illinois Artists and Artisans October 16 - December 21, 2017 Artist's Reception: October 26, 5 - 7 pm The...

Startup making seaweed textile wins 100,000 euro in sustainability contest

STARTUP MAKING SEAWEED TEXTILE WINS 100,000 EURO IN SUSTAINABILITY CONTEST

New York-based AlgiKnit is one of the winning startups in the 2018 Postcode Lottery Green Challenge, the annual competition which supports...

 
 
 
ST. ROCHE IS SEEKING DESIGN, DIGITAL, MARKETING AND SALES INTERNS IN LOS ANGELES

ST. ROCHE IS SEEKING DESIGN, DIGITAL, MARKETING AND SALES INTERNS IN LOS ANGELES

St. Roche is a responsibly designed and manufactured womenswear brand, fusing traditional artisanal details, original textile design...

This Company Likes Some Of Trump's Tariffs On China, But Not Others

THIS COMPANY LIKES SOME OF TRUMP'S TARIFFS ON CHINA, BUT NOT OTHERS

A textile firm's reliance on China for raw materials has put it in the middle of a growing trade war - and its view on President Trump's...

 
 
 
The Getaway: Unscripted Durham

THE GETAWAY: UNSCRIPTED DURHAM

Motor Lodge Remake Durham's new digs captures the young energy of the city THE NEIGHBORHOOD: From its days as a textile and tobacco...

Eva Hesse in 2011 at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

EVA HESSE IN 2011 AT THE BERKELEY ART MUSEUM AND PACIFIC FILM ARCHIVE

Often there is a romantic aura around artists who die young. Their work is over praised and when looked at in a more sober light, does...

 
 
 
Maison Margiela's FW18 PVC Tote Bags Can Be Yours for $1,500 USD

MAISON MARGIELA'S FW18 PVC TOTE BAGS CAN BE YOURS FOR $1,500 USD

Maison Margiela dropped a trio of bag designs from its textile-rich Fall/Winter 2018 collection , which we will now take a closer look...

Energy Harvesting: Charge Your Car in 3 Hours at This Solar Powered Electric Station

ENERGY HARVESTING: CHARGE YOUR CAR IN 3 HOURS AT THIS SOLAR POWERED ELECTRIC STATION

Courtesy of MDT-Tex In recent years, solar energy has become a very popular method to power electric vehicles. This emerging technology...

 
 
 
Asia Director of Business Development, SAC & GAFTI / Sustainable Apparel Coalition & Global Apparel, Footwear, and Textile Initiative / Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong

ASIA DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, SAC & GAFTI / SUSTAINABLE APPAREL COALITION & GLOBAL APPAREL, FOOTWEAR, AND TEXTILE INITIATIVE / HONG KONG, HONG KONG, HONG KONG

Sustainable Apparel Coalition & Global Apparel, Footwear, and Textile Initiative/Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong As Joint Asia Director...

Nike's Air Max 94 Strikes Back With Exotic Textiles

NIKE'S AIR MAX 94 STRIKES BACK WITH EXOTIC TEXTILES

Nike 's Air Max 94 is one of the unsung heroes of the AM clan, and though the retro silhouette has emerged every once in a while, it's...

 
 
 
Hong Kong Researchers Debut Novel Self-fitting Scaffold for Bone Regeneration

HONG KONG RESEARCHERS DEBUT NOVEL SELF-FITTING SCAFFOLD FOR BONE REGENERATION

Hong Kong Polytechnic University announced that researchers, led by Professor Hu Jinlian , Dr Xie Ruiqi from the Institute of Textiles...

SUMMER SHOPPING: WOOD & RATTAN FOR A SUMMER VIBE

SUMMER SHOPPING: WOOD & RATTAN FOR A SUMMER VIBE

Rattan is perfect for adding easy breezy summer vibes to your home. Especially combined with wood and natural colored textiles. Here...

 
 
 
Artist Alex Chinneck Unzips Derelict 1960s Office Building to Create Mind-Bending Illusion

ARTIST ALEX CHINNECK UNZIPS DERELICT 1960S OFFICE BUILDING TO CREATE MIND-BENDING ILLUSION

A post shared by HYPEBEAST Art on Aug 1, 2018 at 9:03am PDT UK-based artist Alex Chinneck has unveiled his latest architectural installation,...

Christophe Lemaire & Uniqlo Rejoin for Sophisticated Uniqlo U FW18 Collection

CHRISTOPHE LEMAIRE & UNIQLO REJOIN FOR SOPHISTICATED UNIQLO U FW18 COLLECTION

Christophe Lemaire reunites with Uniqlo for a mature Uniqlo U Fall/Winter 2018 collection. Comfortable, warm textiles join with loose...

 
 
 
Adidas Originals Unveils P.O.D-S3-1 in Two-Tone Colorway

ADIDAS ORIGINALS UNVEILS P.O.D-S3-1 IN TWO-TONE COLORWAY

Adidas Originals has continued dropping new P.O.D silhouettes and this time it comes in a classic two-tone colorway. The upper uses...

Colorful Installations of Spray Paint and Mesh Form Connections Between the Analog and Digital Worlds

COLORFUL INSTALLATIONS OF SPRAY PAINT AND MESH FORM CONNECTIONS BETWEEN THE ANALOG AND DIGITAL WORLDS

Installation in Old Stone House, Kagkatika for Paxos Contemporary Art Project (2018), all images courtesy of Quintessenz Hanover and...