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Handwoven textiles, a step on the path to sustainable fashion?

Doctoral student David Goldsmith studied a slow-artisanal social enterprise in India that makes handloomed fashion fabrics.


New possibilities for analysing fibre in textile technology

A new instrument means fibre analysis is improved in both research and education. Its purpose is to spin fibres into thread; they can also be reused.

Project about fashion beyond sight ends with a large exhibition

The international fashion project "Beyond seeing" was about experiencing, discussing and creating design from a non-visual perspective.

New system for design with smart colours

TEXT + FILM | She wants to create the first thermochromic colour system that can facilitate communication and understanding of how these colours...

Welcome to lectures with the new professors

It is time for the annual inaugural lectures with the university's new professors.

Smart textiles makes robots move

Robots that sense touches, controlled with simple hand movements, and with soft muscles. A five-year collaboration project.

Exciting meeting between glass and textile

The glass formed unpredictable shapes when it was blown into textile moulds the students had made from woven and knitted metal.

Integrated digital platform for a new clothing business model

Researchers are now developing an innovative business model to make it profitable to manufacture small series of certain garments in Europe.