No other textile has the iconic status of denim, the most worn fabric of all times. Inspired by the diversity of the authentic garment, Desso, a Tarkett company, has launched a new carpet tile called Jeans. Desso is constantly looking for honest and distinctive solutions to the need for creative and sustainable carpet designs. The creative and dynamic Jeans range enables designers and architects to create a characteristic look in an interior suited for a more informal look. Jeans comes standard with an EcoBase™ backing that is 100% recyclable in Desso’s own production process. In addition, it contains ECONYL® yarn – a 100% regenerated nylon made from recovered waste materials such as discarded fishing nets and yarn waste from Desso’s own Refinity® recycling facility.
Minus is the collection’s name, signed by the designer Alessandra Delgado for Punto e Filo Tapetes (Punto e Filo Rugs). The name originates from latin and means ‚less‘: the perfect concept of minimalist elegance that modernist master Mies Van Der Rohe eternalized with the icon phrase “less is more” – present in the essence of […]
Each rug, a new story. Founded in 1946, FERREIRA DE SÁ stands as one of the biggest and oldest existing companies producing luxurious rugs. As innovation is one of Ferreira de Sa’s most important assets, production methods and processes have been improving ever since the company was founded. By doing so, Ferreira de Sá was […]
Beyond the legend of the angular architects of the Bauhaus, there were the Bauhaus weavers, primarily women stepping into history utilizing exquisite hand-craftsmanship. Originating out of domestic necessity or perceived hobby, we mark 100 years of weaving, celebrating the industry of woven textiles. Thread Story pays homage to the intricate details where weaving meets digital […]
A seven-step guide in fostering supplier and customer relationships to reach your sustainability goals. In GreenBiz’s latest webcast, How to Get Your Supply Chain to Embrace Circularity, CEO and Chairman of Aquafil Giulio Bonazzi sat down with Interface VP and CSO Erin Meezan to talk about the power of positive relationships between designers, manufacturers, and their suppliers. Meezan and Bonazzi discuss […]
This year it was not possible to have the NeoCon tradeshow in Chicago, with millions of visitors from all the US and abroad to check out the latest trends in commercial design. But we decided to take this opportunity to ponder and think how we would like our own virtual NeoCon to look like and […]
Noho.co launches ergonomic sustainable chair made with ECONYL® regenerated nylon, designed for people and the planet
noho.co, an all-new D2C brand designing ‘life-enriching furniture’ to improve the well—being of both people and our planet, has partnered with Aquafil to launch a revolutionary everyday chair line for Spring 2020, called the noho move™ chair, made from upcycled waste plastic. noho tapped into ECONYL® nylon for its sustainable and regenerative qualities to reimagine […]