Category Archives: Textile

Got Qmilch?

After learning about Anke Domaske’s fabric “Qmilch” I could not resist the opportunity to do further research and blog about it. As a college girl interested in the latest fashions, health conscious & just curious in general, I really enjoyed learning

Got Qmilch?

After learning about Anke Domaske’s fabric “Qmilch” I could not resist the opportunity to do further research and blog about it. As a college girl interested in the latest fashions, health conscious & just curious in general, I really enjoyed learning

Re: Tracking Accountability

While it is noted in the post that “take a unified global effort to effect change in environmental impact” I think this is a great start. The company has taken an added step in bringing others to awareness of a

Re: Tracking Accountability

While it is noted in the post that “take a unified global effort to effect change in environmental impact” I think this is a great start. The company has taken an added step in bringing others to awareness of a

The Watercube Textile

The Olympic Games seem to produce some of the most innovative and interesting buildings in the world. Every two years, whether it’s the summer or winter games, Olympic host cities appear to announce their presence through unique building designs that

The Watercube Textile

The Olympic Games seem to produce some of the most innovative and interesting buildings in the world. Every two years, whether it’s the summer or winter games, Olympic host cities appear to announce their presence through unique building designs that

Tracking Accountability

Patagonia is a globally sourced, high quality clothing company that has developed a system called The Footprint Chronicles® for tracking the production process of each of their products from design through distribution and calculating the energy consumed, distance traveled, carbon

Tracking Accountability

Patagonia is a globally sourced, high quality clothing company that has developed a system called The Footprint Chronicles® for tracking the production process of each of their products from design through distribution and calculating the energy consumed, distance traveled, carbon

Bamboo and Bananas as Material

Bamboo is a widely known plant that is thought to originate in Asia. In the past, bamboo has been commonly used for fishing poles, tiki torches, and other tools that were necessary for survival. Today, bamboo is known to be

Bamboo and Bananas as Material

Bamboo is a widely known plant that is thought to originate in Asia. In the past, bamboo has been commonly used for fishing poles, tiki torches, and other tools that were necessary for survival. Today, bamboo is known to be

Re: GINA the Clothed Automobile

After reading this posting I began to think how this concept car relates to the architect-client design process. The skin that GINA uses is unique in that its allows the car to have virtually no seams. To the viewer (and

Re: GINA the Clothed Automobile

After reading this posting I began to think how this concept car relates to the architect-client design process. The skin that GINA uses is unique in that its allows the car to have virtually no seams. To the viewer (and

Shedding Light in Dark Places

I feel as though recently, the work of architects has strayed very far from the purpose of architecture. That purpose being, to provide a place for the inhabitants. By this I do not mean simply creating a structure to provide

Shedding Light in Dark Places

I feel as though recently, the work of architects has strayed very far from the purpose of architecture. That purpose being, to provide a place for the inhabitants. By this I do not mean simply creating a structure to provide