By Bradley Quinn
Laurence King Publishers, 2013
Technologized textiles and sustainable fabrics are among the most innovative designed today, and together they are driving the rest of the industry dramatically forward. Many designers are now integrating hi-tech fabrics, such as protective and impact-resistant textiles, or cellulose fabrics, with groundbreaking results. Embracing new processes such as biomimicry, they bridge the gap between art, design, technology, and sustainability more than any other material.
This book shows how the development of fabrics today is immerse d in technology, sustainability, and innovation. It is an essential r esource for anyone interested in contemporary textile design.