Press

Closed Loop and Up-cycling in the News

TFRC and TED

draft cyclability diagram

As the Circular Economy gains momentum in the Textile Sector, TED Senior Research Fellow Dr Kate Goldsworthy was interviewed by Claudia Cahalane at The Guardian to discuss the circular economy approach in the textile, clothing industry. (more…)

Workshop

Black Hack

Prof. Becky Earley

becky earley workshop am

The Black Hack workshop, part of the Top 100 project, aimed to deepen TED’s design-led research by revaluing unwanted garments, shifting them from a user’s perception of a ‘bad’ wardrobe item to a ‘good’ one. Participants made their own B.Earley shirts, drawing upon both the experience of the TFRC design researchers and questions from the non- (more…)