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  • HEXAPELERINE by Lisa Shahno - blog & news

    Hexagon-pelerine with an inner secret zipper pocket. This model is based on the hexaflexagon, discovered in 1939 by Arthur H. Stone - 2D paper hexagon; with more then two sides which can by turn become its outward surface or disappear inside while hexaflexagon is folded...

  • Um Bags by Josh Jakus - blog & news

    UMs developed from two creative challenges: The first, to make use of the unique properties of wool felt - its density, texture, pliability, and strength. And the second, to transform a flat surface using only the simplest of operations...

  • High Tech Three Dimensional Textiles by Aleksandra Gaca - blog & news

    Aleksandra Gaca is a textile designer from the Netherlands whose fascination with three dimensional weave structures has led to the creation of unique acoustical textiles. For inspiration she draws from the structure and repetition found in architecture as well as from more dynamic concepts such as dance, drama and movement. Aleksandra's broad use of materials, from soft mohairs to super strong monofilaments, make her high tech fabrics particularly qualified for wall covering, partitions or screens within architectural spaces...

  • Amazing Felt Art by Janice Arnold - blog & news

    As the daughter of a cartographer, Janice Arnold grew up looking at the world in landscapes rather than countries, contour lines rather than boundaries, textures rather than cultures. Fine fabric was always a passion. Throughout college she was enamored with folk art, high fashion and studied a wide variety of textile traditions. She traveled extensively to learn traditional techniques within cultural contexts...

  • PlushroomSoup Cool Scary Toys - blog & news

    These toys really cheer up! I couldn't stop laughing ;)... [more photos]

  • Space Age Fabrics by Verner Panton - blog & news

    Verner Panton (1926-1998) was a master of the fluid, futuristic style of 1960s design which introduced the Pop aesthetic to furniture and interiors. Born in Denmark, he made his name there before settling in Switzerland in the 1960s... [more fabric images]