Sustainable Innovations

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...


LOOP.A LIFE inspired by nature – new circular stories & the question how to avoid the textile waste?

Less than one percent: this is all the materials used for apparel production that are recycled afterwards. For an...


THE ATLAS OF SUSTAINABLE COLOUR(S) & THE DIFINITION OF THE COLOUR OF THE 21. CENTURY

As a little girl Julia Kaleta would already spent summertime in the forest turning plants and herbs into her own...


ERIC ESSER PRESENTS THE 3-D PROJECT PHERES & AUXTEX

Pushing the envelope right up to the limit and beyond what’s feasible – this was the stated aim of the master thesis...


SUSTAINABLE INNOVATIONS: INTERVIEW WITH SIMON ANGEL

You’re curating the Sustainable Innovations forum at Munich Fabric Start for the fourth time. Where are you looking...


Orange Fiber selected for sustainable H&M collection

We are happy to share with you the news that another sustainable innovation that we showcased at MUNICH FABRIC START’s...