We Make Classics Modern

We’ve been researching classic textile designs and structures for ten years and ways to make them modern. This process has brought hundreds of…

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We Rewrite History

We’re threading together many diverse stories across many centuries to tell new stories about textiles and their timeless…

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We Teach CAD with Painting

We find all CAD classes boring so we invented a new hybrid of design-jockeying CAD with painting! We bring this research into…

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We Enable New Stories

We’re always thrilled to see the crowds gather for…

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SPOTLIGHT: New Resident Artist Alex Anne Goodwin

We’re delighted to welcome our new resident modern folk embroiderer, Alex Anne Goodwin, who…

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We Curate Trailblazing Content

We’re expert at creating the best, insightful and curated content available for public engagement at international exhibitions, events and more! From concept to…

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SPOTLIGHT: New Resident Artist Kuniko Maeda

We’re delighted to welcome our new studio resident Kuniko Maeda.  Kuniko is an award-winning artist who creates…

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SPOTLIGHT: New Resident Artist Yvette Kissi

We’re delighted to welcome new studio resident Yvette Kissi.  Yvette is a young emerging artist who creates…

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Simple A-Line Pattern Stripes

We’re loving all the colour at Novis, New York. We spotted this stunning A-line skirt with four bold…

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We’re Assisting Young Designers!

We’re busy supporting young designers with business and employment routes. With our structured tutorial plans and…

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Patch Pockets

We’re loving all the mix ‘n’ match print and denim inspiration at Tsumori Chisato, Japan, this week…

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We’re Celebrating Ten Years of Social Textiles’ Events!

We’re busy collating all our research of ten years delivery social textiles’ events. We’re proud of all the friends and…

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Patchwork Rainwear

Have you tried this? Visit your local textile recyclers to collect some waterproof fabrics to…

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Edeltrud Hofman Refashions Old Silk Stock

It’s summertime and we’re still loving Masayo Kishi’s silk blouse collection made from…

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Deadstock Re-Fashion

It’s summertime and we’re loving Masayo Kishi’s silk blouse collection made from…

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Upcycled Menswear

Today we’re loving American designer, Emily Bode’s upcycled menswear…

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Bode SS18

Today in the studio we’re loving Emily Bode’s new menswear…

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We’re Introducing our Creative Pioneers!

We attract and work with the best in their field which leads to strong…

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Textiles Hub Creative Business Support

We support young businesses by creating the space and community to…

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Colour, Pattern & Containment

Slowly but surely the international community is coming up to speed with the relationship between colour, pattern and containment with the new retrospective of Fahrelnissa Zeid coming soon to the Tate Modern in London, UK.

Slow Textiles Group members will be familiar with our CEO, Dr Emma Neuberg’s analysis of modernist abstraction in art and its relationship with psychology. We have yet to read about this in other people’s publications but at least we can now live it in this exciting new exhibition! Message us if…

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From Painting to Blouse

Discover how to print your own with us at the PANTONE TROPICAL REPEATS IN PHOTOSHOP WORKSHOP broadcast live online and at Textiles Hub London!

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Upcycled Kintsugi Collection

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Vikto & Rolf Upcycling

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Applique Knit

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Corsage Sequin Repeat

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Craftsmanship At Chanel Metiers D’Art

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Did You See Schiaparelli’s Padded Quilting?

Have you made a deep padded, quilt jacket?

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Cut& Sequin

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“Badge Up!”

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Print An Old T-shirt

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Sheer Embroidery

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Italy Goes Max Out Brit Style

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Fantasy Embroidery

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Leather Applique

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Geometric Patterns

We’re loving the geometric pattern-cutting in this collection by British-Greek designer Mary Katrantzou. There is a lot of scope here for cutting into an old skirt to create an entirely fresh central panel as Katrantzou has done in a printed emerald  velvet. As we can show you how, why not start with a digital velvet…

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GEO FORM

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GRAPHIC KUDOS?

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STASH MASH-UP!

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STITCH TOGETHER?

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REMNANTS AFLOW?

Inspired?

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SCULPT LINEN?

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LACE JUTE?

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STRAW WEAVE!

Inspired?

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SEQUIN PAINT DAUBS?

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SPRAY PAINT SEQUINS?

Inspired?

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ADD-ON SEQUIN PANEL?

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CUT AND COLLAGE?

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GARDEN, PAINT AND PRINT!

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COLLAGE AND SEW?

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POP ART STENCIL AND SPRAY?

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INSIDE OUT STITCH AND APPLIQUE?

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POP ART PAINT, STITCH AND STENCIL?

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FRENCH RIVIERA FLORALS?

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SILK BOTANICALS?

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FLORAL EMBROIDERY AND PRINT?

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WORK REVIEWS BEGIN FIRST FRIDAYS AT 6.30PM!

Next dates here!

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WHEN’S YOUR GUCCI SPRING 2016 DAY?

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Workshops Up!

Fabric Rope Bags are our inspiration for our Summer Style workshop on Saturday 4th June 2016. Maybe see you there!

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SECONDHAND STYLE

We love Camille Rowe’s secondhand, easy chic style!

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FLORAL INSPIRATION AT RA, LONDON

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CHANEL’S METIERS D’ART SHOW 2015

We’re loving Chanel’s latest Metiers d’Arts show.  The soundscape, clothing, stage set, direction and choreography are mesmerising. What do you think?

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EMROIDERY INSPIRES…

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GIF IDEAS FROM DIESEL

 We love this looped black and white video with colour block filters by Diesel SS15 – simple but effective!

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SURFACE Show at Chelsea FutureSpace

Rose, silk, detail, Emma Neuberg, 2012. We’re delighted to announce that silk triptychs created by STG founder, Emma Neuberg, whilst Artist in Residence (AA2A) at Chelsea College of Art & Design, London, are selected for an exciting new exhibition exploring surface, texture, semiotics and meaning taking place February 13th to April 14th 2013 at Chelsea…

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Pua Kumba Weaving in Marik Empang!

                                                                                                            Photo: Neuberg…

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Slow/Fast Experiments

Pastel and digital prints animated,  Emma Neuberg, 2011. Experiment 1: Slow Hues,Pastel and digital print animated, Emma Neuberg, 2011. Over the next few weeks, we are experimenting at the juncture where slow, traditional, hand processes meet fast digitised ones to stimulate dialogue on surface pattern and new hybrid forms. The aim, loosely, is to combine old with…

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Electronic Fabric Experiments

Here at Slow Textiles we are experimenting with electronic fabric samples. It’s playtime at the moment!

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Flash View! New Work for Animated Textiles

Repetitive Triangles II,Emma Neuberg, animated silkscreen print and plastic on paper, 2011.Emma Neuberg develops ideas for the next Slow Textiles workshop (taking place at the V&A in September and October). These mark an experimental phase inspired by bringing Italian design house, Memphis, into the digital age.The initial objective is to bring slow hand processes together with digital crafting…

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Japanese Floral Prints at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Decorative Paper With Design of Chrysanthemums, artist unknown, 19th century, Japan.  The great popularity of chrysanthemums in eighteenth century Japan led to the cultivation of many different varieties. As a Japanese floral print lover, we thought you’d be interested in  this wonderful exhibition taking place in Boston, USA, dedicated to the oeuvre: Flowers and Festivals…

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Summer Lovin’

Erte, Paris, c.1929. In 1910-2, Erte or Romain de Tirtoff (his real name), moved to Paris to pursue a career as a designer.  He was 20. He made this decision despite strong objections from his father who wanted Romain to continue the family tradition and become a naval officer.  Romain assumed his pseudonym to avoid…

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