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Innovative ‘Theme Park’ at Heimtextil 2015
Commercial
Tuesday April 14 2015

Innovative ‘Theme Park’ at Heimtextil 2015

The leading international fair for residential and contract textiles, Heimtextil, will present a whole new concept for its trend show in 2015.

Textile Waste Could Be Reused in Seismic Retrofits
Structural
Thursday January 15 2015

Textile Waste Could Be Reused in Seismic Retrofits

An engineer from California State University Long Beach has been investigating how textile waste could be used in building and infrastructure projects as an alternative to...

The Tough Side of Soft Furnishings
Business
Friday June 27 2014

The Tough Side of Soft Furnishings

With growing awareness about the chemicals present in clothing and the poor working conditions of many textile manufacturers around the world, it makes sense to demand...

Seven Products that Shed Light on Textiles
Residential
Monday October 14 2013

Seven Products that Shed Light on Textiles

Designers are taking a soft approach to lighting, utilising silk, wool and reclaimed textiles to house light globes.