Textiles Today: A Global Survey of Trends and Traditions (Paperback)
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Textiles Today: A Global Survey of Trends and Traditions (Paperback)

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Paperback 208 Pages / Published: 13/04/2009
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Chloe Colchester's up-to-the-minute survey reveals a diverse, exciting and provocative field, one at the vanguard of extraordinary technological developments while also the source of astonishing works of beauty. From colour-changing, light-sensitive camouflage to emergency shelters of cement-impregnated fabric bonded to an inflatable plastic, from Eley Kishimoto's gorgeous patterns to the astonishing colours of Morphotex, this dazzlingly fresh sourcebook of original and inspiring designs will appeal to all designers and anyone with an interest in textiles.

Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
ISBN: 9780500288030
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 1070 g
Dimensions: 255 x 240 x 18 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
'A colourful and exciting overview of textiles today, which does not just look forward, but also sideways in recognition of our cultural and historical connection to the fabric of our lives' - Embroidery
'Extraordinary ... totally redefines the term "textiles" ' - Craftsman Magazine
'Traditional and modernity lie side by side throughout ... the ideas and images are inspiring ' - New Scientist

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