Sustainable Innovations

CONSUMPTION OF HERITAGE – ein Nachhaltigkeits Projekt von Designerin SUN LEE

Sun Lee was already a successful designer in Korea when she realized the responsibility of her profession. Her clothes...


UNSEAM – new digital technology by KARIN VLUG & BAS FROON

Before a garment finds its owner, it usually travels a long way. This not only makes it difficult to ensure socially and...


INTERVIEW WITH SIMON ANGEL: CURATOR OF SUSTAINABLE INNOVATIONS

Simon Angel has been the curator of the Sustainable Innovations Area in the KEYHOUSE since 2018. For the Munich Fabric...


KNOT - THE HUMAN HAIR AS PERFORMANCE FIBER & REPLACEMENT FOR NYLON

Flexible, lightweight, high tensile strength, low-cost in production and available worldwide – sounds like nylon? Not...


DYELUXE - HOW TO CREATE TEXTILE COLOURS FROM BY-PRODUCTS OF THE FOOD INDUSTRY

Nikolett Madai has found a way to close the gap in the cycle: with Dyelux she processes by-products from the food...


LOTTE GULPERS' project SWART LAEKEN - a black wool fabric as a bridge between costume & fashion

Generations of hard work and a bit of luck: these were the prerequisites for the heyday of the Netherlands in the 17th...


LENA WINTERINK – WORN TO WEAR reinforces the longevity of fashion

A worn-out T-Shirt is quickly replaced by a new one. In our consumer- driven society apparel has become a consumable...


LOOP COLLABORATION STUDIOS - AN INITIATIVE FOR PROFESSIONALS WITH A PASSION FOR FASHION

Against the backdrop of a dark solid wood cabinet sits Genovaite with knitting needles in her hand. The wool socks in...