Deadstock Re-Fashion

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

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Corsage Sequin Repeat

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Print An Old T-shirt

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Sheer Embroidery

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REMNANTS AFLOW?

Inspired?

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SEQUIN PAINT DAUBS?

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SPRAY PAINT SEQUINS?

Inspired?

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POP ART STENCIL AND SPRAY?

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INSIDE OUT STITCH AND APPLIQUE?

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The Geometrics’ Diamond Patchwork Workshop!

Click to read.   Pop Art Geo by The People’s Print.  (available July 2013)

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Learn Couture Embellishment Techniques Here on Feb 16th 2013

Image courtesy of Poszata Ltd, Hungary.     Learn how to make Richelieu lace tomorrow with Paris couture embroiderer, Eline Le Callennec and the Slow Textiles Group. This workshop is available both online and in the London studio. Just two places left! Book your place here.  White on white. Traditional French Richelieu lace in white linen.  Image…

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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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Learn Alexander McQueen Embellishment Techniques with The Slow Textiles Group on Dec 1st at 2pm!

Eline Le Callennec embellishment for Alexander McQueen, Spring/Summer 2010. Learn couture embellishment techniques with Alexander McQueen and Mary Katrantzou’s embroiderer Eline Le Callennec at TSTG’s new, amazing venue, London Printworks Trust, on Dec 1st from 2pm til 6pm with a lecture on Sustainability and Unsustainability in the Fashion System!    Join in online or in person, book here! Eline Le Callennec embellishment for Alexander…

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MEET US AT LONDON PRINTWORKS TRUST

  Pat Albeck, Counter Feat, London Printworks Trust, 2011. We’re delighted to announce that TSTG joins the iconic London Printworks Trust for the Slow Design School Stitch & Book Club this weekend! Our Slow Design School students follow in the footsteps of Great British designers such as Pat Albeck, Holly Fulton, Jonathan Saunders, Eley Kishimoto…

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Toxic Threads Online Discussion Forum Dec 1st!

To join the discussion, buy your ticket for Dec 1st under Event Bookings to the right!

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Learn Mary Katrantzou Embellishment Techniques with The Slow Textiles Group on Dec 1st!

Eline Le Callennec embellishment for Mary Katrantzou, Spring/Summer 2012. Learn with Mary Katrantzou’s embroiderer at the Slow Studio on Dec 1st from 2pm til 6pm with a lecture and Textiles Talk too! All materials included!  Bookings here! It’s time to add the slow hand touch to your fast prints!

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Slow Design School Open Day This Saturday!

YOU are invited to the Slow Design School Open Day this Saturday at 3pm inWest Hampstead, London, United Kingdom! If you’re not in the United Kingdom, just ask for a login link and we’ll send you a recordingof the event! Meet like-minded people, learn new things, develop your practice, get access to the theoretical framework…

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Slow Textiles Group Member Rachelle Francis’ Work for Paris Houses Chanel, YSL, Nina Ricci, etc!

 Rachelle Francis It’s showcase time and we’re delighted to illustrate a handful of Slow Textiles Group Member, Rachelle Francis’s stunning embroidery work and to announce that other Slow Textiles Group associates will be working with her soon to assist her busy haute couture collections preparation! Why not come to one of our many exciting events…

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Slow Textiles is Delighted to Announce the Launch of their Geometric Season!

Slow Textiles manipulate the lovely David Saunders’ knitwear: d a v i d d a v i d We are delighted to announce that over the next few months we are running a collective research project incorporating several Slow Textiles Group members dedicated to an exploration of the geometric form in textiles. All our workshops, including…

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See some of the Slow Textiles Group members here!!

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Learn to print silk and exhibit with the Slow Textiles Group in 2012!!

Silk print designed by Maria Genco, 2011. Silk print designed by Pamela Schwartz, 2011. These examples were created by the Born To Be Wild Group, a co-design group especially set up with the V&A Design & Interpretation Division and Slow Textiles Group members’ company, The People Print! Book yourself a place on any of our…

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Wishing You a Merry Christmas 2011!

This Postmodernism at the V&A print is especially co-designed by Hatice Burgess, Pamela Schwartz and Emma Neuberg, members of the The People’s Print’s Born To Be Wild design group (the first co-design social textiles group) and experimenters in the future meaning, role and identity of textiles!  

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Slow Textiles Group Members Begin Planning the First Slow Textiles Film and Exhibition, Geometry Girls!!

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Traditional Painting Processes Converge With Open Source Fashion!

Ideas of story-telling and narrative in future couture clothing. A co-design melange by Susana Fernandez and Emma Neuberg. Susana Fernandez, who worked recently with traditional carpet manufacturers, Real Fabrica de Tapices, in Madrid, paints her Cubo-Futurist painting inspired by artists such as Baranov-Rossine, Lyubov Popova and Natalia Goncharova and begins a process of transformation for…

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Plus ça change

Summer Sales,digital surface pattern inspired by Horace Taylor’s 1926 poster,Emma Neuberg, 2011.Horace Taylor,  The Electric Railway Company,London, 1926This is British designer, Horace Taylor‘s poster (animated by Emma Neuberg) encouraging women in the suburbs to get into town via the London Underground and “buy British”! Taking a closer look at the ladies’ hats (especially the one on…

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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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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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How cute is this?

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New Re-use Models for Waste Plastic Packaging

Emma Lundgren, Royal College of Art, 2011. There is a growing generation of young women designers presenting innovative yet accessible ideas for reusing plastic waste materials as textile.  Employing an array of polymers, from nylon to HDPE, these creations offer exciting new models for re-use, the slowing of disposable materials’ metabolisms, localisation and inspiration. The…

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Working in Groups:

Kuna women doing their applique, 2004. Slow Textiles not only generate timeless artefacts but they expand time.   Engaged in contained, communal process, time stops and all that is slow flows in.   This is our first post and our vision for the Slow Textiles platform is to offer a space, physical, mental and virtual,…

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