Textile expert Stephen Szczepanek, owner of the textile gallery Sri, shares his knowledge about the remarkable recycling practices that were deeply embedded in Japanese folk culture.
Infographic: what you need to know about the fashion industry. In the past forty years, the scale and the geographical distribution of production of the textile, clothing and footwear industries have changed dramatically.
Panel discussion presenting three Scraps designers’ approaches to the shockingly high human and environmental costs of textile and apparel production.
Designer Suzanne Tick turns trash into textile treasures.
Designed by Reiko Sudo, one of Japan's most important contemporary textile designers.
What the term means in the 21st-century.
When we talk about sustainability, why don't we talk about mending?
How textiles for saris are made and remade.
Welcome to the blog series inspired by the exhibition Scraps: Fashion, Textiles,and Creative Reuse.