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The NYTM is celebrating the Mood matter with a day of mood board making lessons in at Mood U School at Mood Fabrics. Teaching amateurs, artisans and students the skills of trend board making; how to discern trends, how to feel color, how to interpret signs of the times. The selection of fabrics will have central focus.
There's an expression Mottai-nai! in Japanese, which we say to remind ourselves not to let anything go to waste. The idea has origins in ancient Buddhist philosophy but has long since become part of our everyday thinking, an attitude of respect toward nature and care toward the material things we use.
Visual Magnetics is joined by designer Ellen Van Dusen in an interactive celebration of Textile Month at Seaport Studio’s Design Market.
Show up anytime between 3 to 5pm wearing something you can get dirty on. You will learn basic shibori & itajime technique and dye one bandana in Japanese fermenting “sukumo” indigo vat. Each session takes 30 min per person. All material and tools will be provided (no bring-in items).
Designtex is thrilled to announce participation in the inaugural New York Textile Month by constructing a large-scale fabric on site, and Designtex invites textile enthusiasts to join!
In her painterly, sculptural and architectonic idiom of weaving, Hiroko Takeda expresses deep sensitivities and incongruous harmonies. Celebrate New York Textile Month with this exhibition of her new, large-scale work.
Join Marimekko Artwork Studio Manager, Petri Juslin, for an in-depth look at how hand printing influenced pattern design in the 1950s and 1960s, and how this heritage is carried out by present designers.
During New York Textile Month, Asiatica will welcome visitors at Hotel Lombardy on 111 E 56TH Street.
Purl Soho will host a “Learn to Knit” installation in the shop.
Sunbury will host an open house on Saturday, September 17th from 12:00-4:00.
Join us as we open our studio doors for the very first NYC Textile Month! Take a peek into Coral & Tusk’s hand drawn design process and experience our embroidered pieces in person.
You’re invited to come chat with the team from Eileen Fisher at Garnet Hill’s new Mobile Boutique, located in New York City’s South Street Seaport. Learn about Eileen Fisher’s home line made exclusively for Garnet Hill, and hear about the inspiration for upcoming collections
Callahan’s stunning pieces use traditional techniques to create inspiring contemporary designs. See the largest collection of Meg Callahan quilts ever to be shown in one place during this one week exhibit.
Sarah Zapata @ Marimekko is a site-specific installation created by Zapata for the Flagship storefront of Marimekko in NYC. Zapata is currently a resident artist in the Artist Studios Program at the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), a program that supports artists in their work and brings them together with visitors to the museum in an innovative model of interactivity and engagement.
A one week showing of Liz Collins’ fringe paintings, her newest art works made with woven textiles, knit cord and plexiglass.
Conversation with Parizia Moroso and Jos Pelders (FEBRIK)
'Pleats' was introduced into ISSEY MIYAKE in 1989, and has been developed every season thereafter. By 1993, it was ready to be launched as a complete and stand-alone brand and appeared as PLEATS PLEASE ISSEY MIYAKE for the Spring-Summer collection.
An interactive installation by AlbertoHoworth Studio as a continuation of the dialogue set forth by Estudio Escobedo Soliz’s project “Weaving the Courtyard” at MoMA PS1.
in this September. In addition to their signature Boro series, they have further explored Japanese textile heritages in this collection.
Together we knit, sew, embroider, embellish, construct, pattern-make-drape, and create any garment. Nine textile artists/designers got together to build a sculpture full of garment parts, zippers sleeves, legs, socks and skirt shown in 8 teirs as models wearing clothes made from the same materials study the form.
Dutch textile company FEBRIK will showcase a colorful installation at Colony’s 324 Canal Street location.
tribeca ISSEY MIYAKE is always a place in which to experience the thrill of new discoveries and the process of making clothes, always unexpected. During the month of September, site-specific installations will illustrate the materials within the collections
KnollTextiles is pleased to participate in the inaugural celebration of New York Textiles Month with an exclusive exhibit of materials generated from our collaborations with cutting edge fashion designers for Knoll Luxe.
Hosts a textiles press breakfast with Lidewij Edelkoort
With the primary focus of selecting the finest materials in conjunction with TOMORROWLAND's founder Hiroyuki Sasaki, we will be introducing a 'new standard' of luxurious goods. This year we have produced a beautiful selection of silk scarves and hand design tote bags that we believe best embodies the spirit of New York Textile Month.
Elodie Blanchard Studio created a site-specific installation of recycled fabric trees for WantedDesign at Industry City in Brooklyn, NY. The materials used are primarily fabric scraps collected from her own studio, along with leftover fabric and production scraps donated by Araks and HBF Textiles.
This August and September Les Atelier Courbet will present an exhibition of Japanese textile heritage focusing on the traditions of BORO and AIZOME.