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17 Jul 2018

Discovering “what makes a great carpet” with ‚the Ruggist‘

In the US some call him the King of Rugs. His name is Michael Christie, and he is a leading American carpet journalist, blogger of ‘The Ruggist’ and, since the Fall of 2017, Editor of Rug Insider. He was also a speaker during the panel discussion at Domotex 2018 about trends in interior design. Last […]

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31 Mai 2018

MEDIUM – Designing with recycled plastic at Clerkenwell Design Week

We just came back from Clerkenwell Design Week in London. The event this year was especially focused on sustainable design, and we were excited to see how many conferences were dedicated to sustainability, marine litter, plastic, and trash. Many called it the “the Blue Planet effect” referring to the fact that any talk about plastic waste and […]

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26 Mrz 2018

MEDIUM – Riding the wave of change in the automotive industry with circular economy

It’s an exciting time for the automotive industry. Technology is challenging it as well as a significant change in consumers attitude and the pressing problem of climate change, the waste crisis and the skyrocketing of the prices of raw materials. All these problems are calling for a profound shift in the mindset of the industry […]

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26 Feb 2018

MEDIUM – Changing habits — the mentoring power of brands

The topic of habit changing and social behavior is a fascinating one and an essential area of study to keep an eye on if you are a company who invested time, money and management efforts in building a brand with sustainability at its heart. How can brands help change consumers habits when purchasing a product, […]

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19 Jan 2018

MEDIUM – Interior design trends to spice your spaces in 2018

Our spaces are becoming more and more personalized, mixing different styles, different materials and different colors, but there are some very well-defined trends that are here to stay and that we discovered with eight bloggers coming from Europe and the States at Domotex 2018. At Domotex 2018 in Hannover, we attended a great panel discussion […]

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18 Jan 2018

Welcome at Domotex, did I tell you the story of this carpet?

Welcome. Come on in and make yourself at home. You are in our booth at Domotex exhibition. The carpet? Oh yes, you like it? Did I tell you the story of it? Yes, but where to start? This carpet has already had many lives. It was created for the Milan Fashion Week of 2017. It […]

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31 Okt 2017

Our webinar: Innovation in materials production and building construction

Last week on Wednesday, October 25th, we broadcasted our first webinar for interior designers and architects. The title was „Innovation in materials production and building construction„. The webinar focused on the definition of sustainable building products and introduced some of the most important sustainability labels in the market that are recognized in the main sustainability […]

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16 Feb 2017

The New Maesh Unlimited Collection by TOUCAN-T

The innovative high-tech tile maesh unlimited by TOUCAN-T is the result of creative design and the latest tufting technology. The goal was the creation of a structured carpet tile which visually connects form and floor space. Through its fine high-low-optics, seamless transitions can be created. maesh unlimited is made with ECONYL® 100% regenerated yarn and combines product […]

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17 Jan 2017

Domotex 2017: Inspiration, Color and Pure Design

There was a lot going on both outside and inside our booth this year at Domotex. Let’s start from outside, as we are very proud to announce that Aquafil with ECONYL® yarns was selected for the “Innovation@Domotex”! As such, we were granted a spot in the special area of the exhibition where our five new […]

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18 Nov 2016

MEDIUM – Renovating your home? Choose sustainable carpets!

The environmental challenges of our time are getting bigger, and even the smallest contribution of each individual matters. If you are renovating your home, that might be a great opportunity for you to contribute to a more sustainable future of our planet. There is no need to compromise on the look; just add a sustainability […]

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12 Okt 2016

THE GOLD MEDAL TEAM FOR PLASTIC AND SUSTAINABILITY AT PLASTICITY FORUM LONDON

Here is the video of the panel discussion “Weaving sustainability into our textiles” that took place at Plasticity Forum London on September 21st. The event was part of the London Design Festival and sought to bridge the gap between the design community and experts who work with plastic, recycling and the aspects of sustainability which relate to waste reduction. […]

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11 Okt 2016

STREET ART TO REPRESENT THE PRODUCTION PROCESS OF NYLON AT AQUAFIL’S HEADQUARTERS

During this past weekend on the external wall of Aquafil’s headquarters in Arco (Trento), Italy, a 40-meter graffiti appeared. It is a creative representation of the production process of Nylon, commissioned by Aquafil to a group of writers from a local cultural organization called Associazione AnDROmeda. This association has the mission to promote all minor arts […]

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