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Textiles4Textiles Rethinking Recycled Fabric

Textiles4Textiles Rethinking Recycled Fabric

Dutch consortium Textiles4Textiles  has recognized the glitches in recycling textiles and developed a machine that can sort textiles for re-use. It’s no secret that the sustainable benefits of recycled textiles far outweigh those of using completely new materials, especially when it ...

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BT Cotton: Environmentally Sound or Savage?

BT Cotton: Environmentally Sound or Savage?

Cotton is a fashion industry staple; perhaps the most widely used material for garments. With so many designers and companies using the fiber, it comes as no surprise that it is one of the most difficult textiles to regulate. As ...

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Repair and Recycle Textiles via Rafoogari

Repair and Recycle Textiles via Rafoogari

Whether you’re a weekend warrior who’s scraped up a favorite pair of jeans, or a nine-to-fiver who’s just spilled coffee down a blouse, we’ve all had our share of wardrobe malfunctions. Clothes bear the brunt of the wear and tear ...

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Textile Spotlight: Aloe Vera Fabric

Textile Spotlight: Aloe Vera Fabric

Summer is in full swing and we are experiencing the hottest time of the year right now; the warm weather has made for some great beach days! Unfortunately, too much sun isn’t the best for your skin, a lesson my ...

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How It’s Made: Lace Fabric

How It’s Made: Lace Fabric

It’s finally June and wedding season is in full swing! It’s hard to believe that the Royal Wedding was a little over a year ago. Even so, the image of Kate Middleton’s iconic wedding gown is still fresh in our ...

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How It’s Made: Seersucker Fabric

How It’s Made: Seersucker Fabric

Summer is upon us along with all the fun fashions that come with it.  As a native of Cape Cod, I grew up surrounded by the pastel hues and bold plaids of Vineyard Vines. One can’t help but appreciate the ...

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Eugenia Morpurgo: Sustainable Shoes

Eugenia Morpurgo: Sustainable Shoes

As many of us know, though it has come a long way, the textile industry needs major work when it comes to sustainability. Fortunately, this is an issue that is becoming more recognized and people from a variety of different ...

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