... Journal of Textile Design Research and Practice, Volume 8, Issue 3 (2020) Articles . Professor Cassidy is a regular reviewer for the Textile Research Journal, Measurement Science and Technology, the Journal of the Textile Institute and many other academic journals. Textile research is primarily material research, with the main focus falling on new materials and fibre composite materials, coatings, manufacturing and processing technologies, material safety, supply chains, resource efficiency and sustainability. more →, Last week representatives from each of the partners travelled to Prato, Florence for Workshop #02 of the Trash-2-Cash project. more →, The Professorial Platform lecture for Kay Politowicz's UAL Professorial Lecture can now be viewed online on the TFRC Vimeo channel. For more than 70 years Reima has been supplying cosy clothing encouraging people to play outdoors, no matter the weather.more →, Ed van Hinte is a Dutch engineer, design critic, writer and educator with a degree in Industrial Design and Engineering from the University of Technology in Delft. 60, 000 are offered to support new ideas for enabling research to change.more →, TED PhD Researcher Bridget Harvey would like to invite you to Hackney Fixers second festival of repairing - THE BIG FIXmore →, During the Trash-2-Cash workshop in Milan in the beginning of the summer, Professor Becky Earley sat down with project partner Julie Hornix (VanBerlo) to talk social design, megatrends, and summer reading recommendations.more →, Bridget Harvey is exhibiting in Experiencing Change / Changing Experience at ONCA Gallery, Brighton from 27th July –5th August. List of issues Latest articles Volume 8 2020 Volume 7 2019 Volume 6 2018 Volume 5 2017 Volume 4 2016 Volume 3 2015 Volume 2 2014 Volume 1 2013 The new centre will be focused on design research for the Circular Economy through materials, models and mindsets, co-directed by Rebecca Earley and Kate Goldsworthy.more →, This short film marks the 2016 anniversary of 20 years of Textiles Environment Design research. It’s full of ideas about how to avoid consuming ‘new’ resources, and instead make the most of what we already have. It also feels like a lot of different projects are finally coming together…more →, Workshop planning is an adaptive learning process, both in the period between workshops where the methodology team can apply lessons learnt from the previous workshop, and within the workshop itself; the design must be flexible and able to respond to the situation as it unfolds.more →, Perhaps controversially, Team TED started February by talking about the potential of polyester for making sustainable, high-quality products. It is down to their achievements that Germany is a leading force in the development of fibre-based materials and textile composites. The session began with a short lecture that introduced TED’s research, their TEN sustainable research strategies and Textile-Toolbox pop-up exhibits. 20111118) Duties. She was marching as part of a Mending Bloc with TRAID and The Restart Project, carrying her Mend More Jumper. Johannes Diebel, Research Director at the FKT, coordinates textile research on the front line between science and politics. His current research and study interests are in the processing and utilization of fiber, textiles, clay, and special effects including flame retardancy, heat resistance, cellulose/cotton … She is also the principal author of best selling publication ‘Digital Textile Design’ and the The Co Founder of The People’s Print based at Makerversty, Somerset House. more →, This Friday TED Researcher Dr. Kate Goldsworthy will be giving a keynote at the second edition of BEYOND GREEN: Towards a Zero Waste Industry, in Amsterdam.more →, This week Professor Rebecca Earley will speak at the Facing the Fashion Paradigm shift – The Relevance of Sustainability Seminar at the opening of the Everything you can imagine is real exhibition in Berlin.more →, Copenhagen was strangely sultry for mid-September. The editorial board of Clothing and Textiles Research Journal Our objective is to create a textile think tank that will secure the future of medium-sized textile companies in their role as world market leaders in innovative processes and products.”, The german textile reasearch institutions. “The trust factor in a technological partner that guarantees a stable presence and service of quality is essential for an increase in productivity and precision in delivery times.” © Stoffus, Over Shock: “Exaggeration” is the keyword, a trend whose style and character somehow remind us of Gen-Z, apart from being especially suitable for outdoors. It’s all happening with the circular economy right now – and whilst this has been building for an awfully long time, it finally feels as if some real changes are about to take place. The Carbon Quartet hitting the right notes: this double bass is made from carbon-fibre reinforced plastic and can be dismantled. Be it high-tech gloves for automotive makers, textile touchpads for control machinery or textile sensors for screening components, smart textile solutions often have several origins including: textile institutes such as DITF Denkendorf, FTB Mönchengladbach, Hohenstein Bönnigheim, ITA Aachen, ITA Dresden, STFI Chemnitz and TITV Greiz as well as the development divisions of various SMEs. Dyeing and printing 667.3 . In fact, the double basses are woven from carbon fibres, very much like cloth on a traditional loom. But not our suitcase; he has a very special vocation.more →, Textiles Environment Design’s Talk will be a chance to hear about new research from old and new members of TED, focussing on ideas concerned with designing for a circular economy. more →, Next week TED Researcher Dr. Kate Goldsworthy will present a keynote based upon the current Mistra Future Fashion project research at the Textiles Recycling Conference. Aug 17, 2020 - Explore LucaTextiles's board "research in textiles", followed by 318 people on Pinterest. (AFAD) Bratislava, Slovakia, engaged in design research, I am amongst other issues dealing with the past and present role a textile designer plays in society's both industrial and craft production. Guardian live chat - Recycled fashion: how do we close the loop? more →, Miriam Ribul lead a client denim innovation project with students from the BA Textile Design course at Chelsea College of Arts between July and October this year. Watch the video here.more →, The first publication from the Textile Future Research Centre, Material Futures 01, is available from Amazon and from the TFRC website shop. Germany: world market leader in technical textiles. Profile: Prof. Dr. Faheem Uddin has a Ph.D. in textile special finishing from the University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom. 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