Cultures of Resilience


Prof Rebecca Earley and PhD students Bridget Harvey and Clara Vuletich will conduct three workshops Repair Before the Break, Cool School Tools and Shavasana Shirt as part of the Cultures of Resilience 4 day event programme included in the University of the (more…)

Open Call

Textile Toolbox Open Call


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

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…)


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 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…)