Closed Loop and Up-cycling in the News


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…)


Black Hack

Prof. Becky Earley

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…)