Textile Design News
Brentano Color Forecast 2015
Brentano unveiled its sixth annual color forecast. The report singles out three base colors (charcoal, flax and porcelain) and three accent colors (citrine, emerald and gold) that will drive the design studio's product development for 2015 and steer interior design for years to come.
Fabric for Fashion: The Complete Guide
Fashion design is largely determined by how the fabrics work, move, feel and look. The most successful fashion designers are those who understand their materials, who match design skill with technical knowledge.
Hermès Launches La Maison des Carrés
AKQA has created La Maison des Carrés for Hermès, a pop-up e-store dedicated to the world of Hermès silk.
Pantone Fashion Color Report Spring 2015
Pantone has released its Fashion Color Report Spring 2015, a comprehensive overview of designers' use of color in their upcoming collections.
Masterclass: Architecture, Graphic Design, Fashion & Textiles
Aimed at current students, recent graduates and professionals looking for a specialisation, Frame's Masterclass books provide an in-depth overview of the world's leading graduate schools that offer a master's degree in architecture, fashion & textiles and/or graphic design.
Boro: The Fabric of Life
Boro: The Fabric of Life, on view at Domaine de Boisbuchet through Sept 15, 2013, features Japanese recycled and patch-worked textiles.
T4 by Tillett Textiles
T4 by Tillett Textiles unveiled a new look book produced by Kathleen Tillett and her son Patrick, Tillett's fourth generation of designers.
MAKING: Nike's New App to Help Designers Invent Better
Nike has recently released MAKING - a new app that helps designers and product creators make informed decisions about the environmental impacts of the materials they choose.
Heimtextil 2013 Management Report: Female Shift
Messe Frankfurt, in collaboration with Zukunftsinstitut, has released Heimtextil 2013 Management Report, "Female Shift," which analyzes living environments of women and men.
Pantone Releases Updated Fashion + Home Cotton Swatch Systems
Pantone has recently released the redesigned Pantone Fashion + Home Cotton Swatch Library and Cotton Swatch Case, housed in limited edition packaging, celebrating its 50th anniversary.
Pantone Fashion Color Report Fall 2013
Pantone has released its Fall 2013 color report, featuring a comprehensive overview of designers' use of color in their upcoming collections.
Reconstruction 3.0: Life is a Journey
Reconstruction 3.0: Life is a Journey is an invitation-only evening of live performances featuring original music, dance and fashion inspired by Louis Vuitton and its heritage of travel.
Messe Frankfurt's Heimtextil 2013 trade fair will take place from January 9-12, 2013. Heimtextil is the leading trade fair for textiles, trends and designs in the world and is the annual starting point for manufacturers and trade visitors.
SymmetryMill: Artlandia Launches Web Application for Pattern Design
Artlandia SymmetryMill is a new web application for making and sharing repeating patterns. The application extends the pattern design arsenal with the latest, exceptionally easy-to-use tools for a wide audience ranging from fine artists and surface, textile, stationery, web, and other designers, to hobbyists and high school students.
DyeCoo: Winner of the Third Annual MEDIUM Award for Material of the Year
Material ConneXion named Netherlands-based DyeCoo Textile Systems as the winner of the third annual MEDIUM Award for Material of the Year. Material ConneXion has cited the company for the development of revolutionary commercial dyeing machine technology.
Pantone Universe: A Colorful Collection from Pantone and Springs Global
Pantone and Springs Global have unveiled a new partnership to create the Pantone Universe collections for bedding and bath, slated for Fall 2012.
Stop, Drop, Repeat: The Painted Work of Marlis Saunders
Stop, Drop, Repeat is the Design Exchange's first major exhibition on pattern design and this country's first look at the exceptional work by a Canadian Bauhaus pioneer.
Loomstate Unveils Its First Zero-Waste Collaboration with Parsons
Loomstate, Rogan Gregory's and Scott Mackinlay Hahn's eco-friendly label, has debuted its first zero-waste garment developed in collaboration with Parsons The New School for Design.
Saks Fifth Avenue Launches Official Tartan
Saks Fifth Avenue has launched its very own tartan to kick off a special "Best of Scotland" celebration this week.
Batik Fractal: New Intel Film Highlights Indonesia
Amsterdam Worldwide unveiled the next instalment in a series of profile films for Intel.
Exciting Contrasts Set the Tone for Autumn with H&M Home
Warmth, comfort and glamour are all in focus at H&M Home this autumn, with a palette of forest-inspired colours bathed in candlelight to make everyone feel welcome as the nights draw in.
The Marimekko Shop at Crate and Barrel Opens in New York City's SoHo
The Marimekko Shop at Crate and Barrel opens its doors to the public in the Crate and Barrel store in SoHo.
WoJo: a Revolutionary New Sustainable Textile Brought to Life for Starbucks
Starbucks store interiors are being further enhanced by a revolutionary new textile made from natural and renewable raw materials.