In her new collection for Luum—which debuts at NeoCon—the textile designer looks across time for inspiration.
Made with a satin base weave, the Fourtis textile features a two-color construction and a black warp that works best for an earthy palette.
The studio behind the textile, called Plastex, has saved more than 10,000 bags from the landfill so far.
Susan Lyons, President of Designtex, joined Monika Stadler, artist and daughter of Gunta Stölzl, and Angelika Nollert, Director of Die Neue Sammlung – The Design Museum to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus and discuss Bauhaus as a role model for modern company culture, and how it has influenced them & the design industry as a whole.
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.