video / 5 May 2016

Carina Sohl, au salon Maison d'Exceptions 2/2

Carina Sohl, des collaborations naissent des idées nouvelles, entretien réalisé à l’occasion du salon Maison d’Exceptions en février 2016. Continue reading

know-how / 14 March 2016

Natural Dyes at the Opéra-Comique

Founded in 1714 in the twilight of Louis XIV’s reign, Paris’ Opéra-Comique is one of the oldest theaters and music halls in France. On the stage in the celebrated Favart … Continue reading

Mode & Textile / 7 March 2016

Suno, Good Motifs, Motifs for Good

Created in 2008, Suno is one of the first ready-to-wear houses to successfully combine contemporary fashion aesthetics with an ethical, sustainable market positioning. This cross-cultural project was accomplished by the … Continue reading

know-how / 29 February 2016

Kurume gasuri, A Legendary Japanese Ikat

Kasuri (絣) is the Japanese term for what is more commonly known by its Indonesian name, ikat. It refers to a process of reserve dyeing threads as well as to … Continue reading

education / 22 February 2016

Textile Arts Center, Fiber Art's New York Home

Textile Arts Center (TAC) is a bit of a standalone in the vast terrain of New York cultural centers, which are most often dedicated to contemporary art. Opened in 2009, … Continue reading

education / 18 February 2016

Il Borgo, The Art of Training

Every year since 2011 at Maison d’Exceptions, Italian workshop Il Borgo has presented a textile creation realized by the work of many hands. Each of these sculptural pieces is a … Continue reading

know-how / 15 February 2016

Carina Sohl, à fleur de peau

Inspired by the everyday treasures of nature, Carina Sohl has crossed the countryside of her native Sweden since 2006, carefully gathering flowers, plants and herbs to bring her work to … Continue reading

know-how / 11 February 2016

Kirsty McDougall, Dashing Tweeds

For twelve years, Kirsty McDougall Woven Textile Design Studio has specialized in weaving and has collaborated with fashion industry actors to create custom motifs on Jacquard and Dobby looms as … Continue reading

know-how / 8 February 2016

Atelier Lorriaux, the Laurels of Printing

Founded by textile designer Aurélie Lorriaux in 2011 on the outskirts of Paris, in Pantin, this workshop specializes in the ennobling of speciality textiles. They have mastered several techniques in … Continue reading