Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

Mister Freedom Boro Scarf


Mister Freedom has knocked up some excellent scarves using much sought after Boro textiles. This traditional Japanese patchwork indigo fabric is the holy grail for anyone who enjoys watching blue fade. As Mr Loiron describes; ‘The fabrics are assorted, ranging…

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Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

12:00 pm

Alexander Girard’s Personal Photo Collection


Nowness displays the personal photo collection of designer Alexander Girard. Featuring family and friends on their travels, these vacation snaps have clearly been taken with a creative eye. Born in NYC, raised in Florence, Alexander travelled extensively throughout his life,…

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Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

“Knoll Textiles, 1945-2010″ Book


Cool Hunting turns us onto this forthcoming book collecting the furniture and interiors work of Knoll. The Knoll Textiles, 1945-2010 book looks specifically at their textile department, which focused on “modern sensibility that used color and texture as primary design…

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Friday, September 17th, 2010

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

9:17 pm

Eley Kishimoto for Werk Magazine “No. 17″


Creative Review gives shines light on Werk No. 17 from Eley Kishimoto. “Eley Kishimoto’s collaboration with Singaporean design publishers Work has resulted in another unique Werk edition. The new offering is made of real fabric prints, sketches and patterns created…

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Monday, August 24th, 2009

Textile Brand Names Dictionary

selectism - Textile Brand Names Dictionary

Published in 1947, the Textile Brand Names Dictionary was devised as a simple resource for those entering the textile business. Leafing through its pages readers could establish which names were in use, and thus avoid any potential issues. As Steven…

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Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

2:22 am

PingMag on Natural Textiles

PingMag on Natural Textiles

Every so often one can sit back and examine the details in the textiles used in the the clothing and drapery that cover (well most of us) and protect us. But for others, the bare assembly of the fibers used…

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