Telling the stories of our
material connection
to our world through
cutting edge design

featured Video – Social Fabric

Social Fabric is a community project based in Zurich, building a sustainable textile hub for people of all backgrounds to come together and work with fabrics.

Greenmatch – Top 60 Green Websites 2015


Plakinger Childrenswear

Founded in Fall Winter 2015, the Plakinger childrenswear collection plays off the main collection with sophisticated frilled bowed and feminine lines, scaled down for little ones.

Featured Video – Mehera Shaw

Based in Jaipur, India, Mehera Shaw is a fair trade and environmentally conscious garment manufacturer, non-profit organization and member of the Fair Trade Federation.

Featured Item – Christopher Raebeurn SS16

Beautifully inspired by upcycled parachutes from Christopher Raeburn’s Spring Summer 2016 collection.

Featured Book – Makers of East London

East London is the creative hub of one of the world’s most dynamic cities, now with a resurgance of craftspeople breathing life back into traditional disciplines.

Featured Video – Robert Noble

Scottish mill Robert Noble has been producing textiles for more than two centuries, supplying major brands around the world. This video tells the story of the mill prior to its closure in 2015.

PAIS Textile

Marta Castañeda, former advisor to the first lady of Peru, left her post to refocus her career on creating a global market for traditional Peruvian artistry.

Maruman: Japan’s Yarn-Dyed Cottons and Paper Textiles

Japan is home to many traditionally made cottons, crafted from a lineage that stems back to the time of Emperors. Le Souk takes a visit to Nishiwaki, and uncovers the art of Banshu Ori with local firm Maruman. Japan is …

Featured Item – Alabama Chanin

From the Fall 2015 collection, Alabama Chanin’s Half Skirt. Similar to an apron, the half skirt wraps around the body and is secured with a waist tie, and is designed to add diversity to your existing wardrobe.

Featured Infographic – Cradle to Cradle

The benefits of Cradle to Cradle certification.

Featured Video – Stella Jean Fall 15

Stella Jean’s Fall Winter 2015/2016 collection, as always featuring her Haitian heritage through a beautifully designed contemporary collection.

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The Book: Refashioned

Sass Brown showcases the best in cutting edge fashion with upcycled materials

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