Chelsea College of Arts Postgraduate Summer Show 2014



TED were pleased to launch ‘TED Selects’ at the MA Textile Design Show. Four students Lijia Tang, Rhiannon Hunt, Rosamund Hanny and Sor Yuting Zheng won TED prizes for the innovative and creative way they addressed sustainability in their Textile Design projects. (more…)


Innventia MFF Symposium



Last week the TED team attended the MISTRA Future Fashion symposium at Innventia. Innventia is one of the leading Swedish research and development companies that works with innovations based on forest raw materials. (more…)


Zero Waste Fashion & Textile Design



Four world-leading Zero Waste designers held a seminar in the lecture theatre at Chelsea College of Art and Design on 28th of March. The day was introduced by TED Senior Research Fellow Dr Kate Goldsworthy, and was the first event where the designers Julian (more…)


COST- Funded International Research Collaboration

Miriam Ribul

Miriam Ribul COST project 626

Miriam Ribul has been awarded funding for a Short Term Scientific Mission (STSM) from COST, the European Fund for Cooperation in Science and Technology, towards the development (more…)


Interconnected Design Thinking, Konstfack Elective, Stockholm 2014



The second Elective program run by TED at Konstfack University of the Arts, Crafts and Design has started for this spring. The 2013-2014 Elective is titled ‘Material Journeys’ and will explore the objects we design as material life-cycles or stories. Workshops will be (more…)


Textiletoolbox Celebrates One Year



We are really pleased to announce our Textiletoolbox website launched exactly one year ago, has already reached 12,100 visits worldwide.

Textile Toolbox is TED’s online platform platform with MISTRA Future Fashion in Sweden. This open innovation website is a platform for designers and experts to engage with new ideas. The site is being used to help build the discourse around THE TEN – a set (more…)


Manifesto for Creative Innovation

Prof. Kay Politowicz

TFRC News Manifesto for Creative Innovation

TED has recently launched a new elective program at Konstfack in Stockholm, Sweden, encouraging students to create their own Manifesto for Creative Innovation following a five-week course designed by TED. This new course proposal is shaped by the outcomes of 14 sessions on sustainable design led by TED with Chelsea College of Arts, MA Textile Design course between (more…)


TED shortlisted for a SOURCE Award

Prof. Becky Earley

TFRC News TED shortlisted for SOURCE Award

TED Research has been shortlisted as a finalist for the SOURCE Award in the category Education. The finalist position is currently shared with international names such as ESMOD Berlin and Parsons the New School of Design in New York. TED has been shortlisted for its contribution to the BA and MA Textile Design Courses at Chelsea (more…)


MFF Board in London

Prof. Becky Earley

TFRC News MISTRA board meeting

In October 2012 the MISTRA Future Fashion Board visited the TED Team at Chelsea College of Arts to update on the progress of the only design-led research project within the research program. The Board reviewed the latest success of the project such as the new website and the comprehensive list of commissioned (more…)