EAD 11 – The Value of Design Research

Prof. Becky Earley

Professor Becky Earley recently presented a paper at EAD 11 – The Value of Design Research, the 11th International European Academy of Design conference in Paris. The paper titled A New ‘T’ for Textiles: Training Design Researchers to Inspire (more…)


Textile Toolbox at Borås Fashion Textile Centre

Prof. Becky Earley

Professor Becky Earley presented a keynote lecture at a seminar organised by SP, the Technical Research Institute of Sweden, at Borås Textile Fashion Centre. The talk was part of “The forest on the catwalk” event that focused on textiles and fashion from Swedish innovation. Moderated by the MISTRA (more…)


Colonise: Responsive Knitted Environments

Jane Scott

Leeds Dock will see the launch of an exhibition of knitted textile installations designed by knit design researchers Jane Scott and Elizabeth Gaston, and undergraduate textile design students from The School of Design at The University of Leeds.



ENSAD Conference: Forging the Future

Dr Kate Goldsworthy

TED Senior Research Fellow, Dr Kate Goldsworthy is presenting a paper entitled ‘Designing for a circular fashion economy: technology, collaboration and creativity’ at the 2015 ‘Forging the Future’ Conference Series at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts (more…)


The TEN Sustainable Design Strategies Workshop: Adhocism Project


TED researchers recently worked with all stage 2 BA Textile Design students at Chelsea for a The TEN strategies workshop. The team lead a brainstorming session for the Adhocism project with students evaluating their practice through the lens of one selected (more…)