News & Events: Textiles

  1. Donna Wilson and Friends 2013

    British textile and product designer Donna Wilson is launching her new collection in September. COVER would like to share some highlights from the new work including the Giant Turtle Floor Cushion, some more fun new lambswool creatures and the patchwork Pie Chart Blanket

  2. New Fabrics from St Jude’s

    English fabric company St Jude’s have a new website, which is worth a look at! The firm was founded in 2005 by Simon and Angie Lewin and produces fabrics, wallpapers, cushion covers, lampshades and other interior products

  3. Upcycling: Hoses to Houses

    What happens to old decommissioned fire hoses? Well, in the US California-based Oxgut Hose Company are turning them into interior products like rugs, chairs, hammocks, glasses cases and slippers

  4. Cloud Collection by Humberto Damata

    Brazilian designer Humberto Damata has designed a collection of seating in which striped cotton material is irregularly woven and intertwined like basketry to create a comfortable place to sit

  5. Little Factory Creates Typographic Textiles

    The making of a font is a structural process, using many grids and graphs to balance the various elements of the letter’s formation. Little Factory, based in Hong-Kong, create scarves, placemats and coasters, all inspired by typeface

  6. Dana Finnigan Surface Pattern

    Dana Finnigan is a Glasgow-based textile designe studio specialising in surface pattern design and interior textiles. The company describes its style as “masculine collage” and the work is influenced by both Art Nouveau and Art Deco

  7. Moroso Celebrates in Lyon

    Last year Italian design company Moroso celebrated it’s 60th birthday and as part of the ongoing celebrations Patrizia Moroso curated the exhibition, ‘Lo Sguardo Laterale: Moroso, une recherche entre Arts décoratifs et Design’

  8. Textiles with a Conscience by Ying Wu

    The work of textile designer Ying Wu has a conscience. Her beautiful designs tell tales of the environment and the damaging effect of humans upon it

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