Open Call

Textile Toolbox Open Call


MISTRA Future Fashion projects

Our Textile Toolbox platform aims to connect leading sustainable design thinkers and makers in this open call for work using interconnected design thinking and processes for sustainable textiles and fashion. (more…)


Becky Earley and Textile Environment Design (TED)

Prof. Becky Earley

Guests at the Pop Up exhibition for viewing Prof Rebecca Earley's and Isabel Dodd's Shanghai Shirt (photo: Mischa Haller)

Professor Becky Earley and the Textile Environment Design (TED) team have had a busy autumn term.  ’It’s been a work whirlwind autumn for the TED team at Chelsea, as we launched our Mistra Future Fashion online exhibition with a 24-hour pop up show  (more…)


Biofabricate Summit


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TFRC PhD student Amy Congdon and TFRC Research assistant Natsai Chieza will be speaking at the Biofabricate Summit in New York at the Microsoft Technology Centre this week. Amy will present her Biological Atelier research work as part of the Fashioning Biology session and Natsai will present Faber Futures at the Designer Organisms session. (more…)


Faculti: Sustainable Design Strategy

Prof. Becky Earley

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Faculti aims to communicate the latest research news, publications and information in a way that is accessible and available to the wider public.  Film is their medium of choice, capturing research at the cutting edge of innovation by delivering insights from academics (more…)


Expanding Material Boundaries

Anne Marr and Rebecca Hoyes


Anne Marr & Rebecca Hoyes have been awarded a grant through CSM Internal Funding Support for Research. The scheme supports projects that respond to emerging themes of the College’s Restless Futures programme: Disruptive Technologies (more…)


Design & Make: CSM BA (Hons) Textile Design Interim Show 2014

Anne Marr

Virginia Durigon

Design & Make celebrates the specialist skills of 64 second year students and explores the three design directions: Fluctuation; Super Botanic; and A Place of Longing. (more…)


TEXTILE TOOLBOX Exhibition Launch



The TEXTILE TOOLBOX exhibition launches online on 13th November. It is a showcase of ten propositional design concepts inspired by Mistra research into the sustainability of the fashion and textile (more…)


PechaKucha Emerging Research


Miriam Ribul TFRC blog

Anne Marr, Miriam Ribul and Emmeline Childs will present their research in a symposium as part of the Transition: Re-thinking Textiles and Surfaces conference at The University of Huddersfield. (more…)


Transition: Rethinking Textiles and Surfaces

Prof. Becky Earley


Transition: Rethinking Textiles and Surfaces conference is due to take place on November 26th and 27th 2014 at University of Huddersfield. Both Rebecca Earley and Amy Congdon will represent TFRC at the conference. Rebecca attends as a keynote speaker, whilst Amy will present a paper (more…)