Thanks to de Gier, Kvadrat's SVP of branding and communication, the manufacturer has quietly assumed the role of global cultural powerhouse.
The London-based design firm Layer has created a prototype seat that’s knitted with conductive thread.
For its newest collaboration with award-winning textile designer Elizabeth Whelan, Humanscale introduces Fourtis, a versatile and sustainably-crafted performance textile.
In a true collaboration between applied materials and furniture experts, Designtex and Coalesse, equally well known for bringing warmth to work, developed together the Designtex + Coalesse collection.
One upholstery textile in the collection, All Star, is an homage to the spattered-paint look that's cropping up in recent designs by high-fashion houses Maison Margiela and Gucci.
The U.S. State Department had also noticed Knoll’s growing reputation. As part of a Cold War propaganda effort to align consumer choice with political choice, they used her and her “look” to help establish and promote an American identity abroad.
Global textile company Camira Fabrics has announced their collaboration with Danish-American designer Jens Risom, which has launched globally today.
French designer Philippe Starck has created a collection of furniture for Cassina that have been upholstered in Apple Ten Lork, a vegan fabric.
Due to its high-performance properties, the fabric can be used across all outdoor spaces, as well as areas with high-humidity and chlorine such as spas and indoor pools.
Allseating announced that it has launched three new solid fabrics to enhance its growing collection of proprietary textiles: Norwood, Calabasas, and Fleur.
Save A Sample! is a non-profit nationwide recycling drive helping designers donate unused samples to local design schools—keeping the materials from alternatively going into landfills.
In celebration of Crypton's 25th anniversary and their foundational partnership with Designtex, the two innovators have teamed up once again to introduce a special collection that pays homage to art, design, technology, performance and two pioneering leaders in the contract textile industry.
The forthcoming Heimtextil is themed as “Toward Utopia” and represents a return to fiction becoming reality for the trend space.
AIS has partnered with Applied Textiles for Alta™ – a new textile performance technology that is bonded directly to AIS seating fabrics.
Stantec Sacramento interior designer walks the runway in dress crafted from carpet, window shades, and upholstery—for a good cause.
Textiles are key to designing health and safety into our hospitals—and the industry is changing its thinking about how these fabrics should be made.
Working with the Harvard Art Museum's Straus Center for Conservation, Olivares developed the textile after creating a specially-commissioned piece of furniture for Johnson's Thesis House.