People are huge fans of everything that has the word ‘smart’ in it. It has turned the mobile phone into a James Bond-like gadget and TVs into home cinemas. But what about textiles? Making ‘clever clothes’ with technical features seems rather [...]
People tend to believe new printing machinery comes with better results. They’re wrong. Typically, it’s not the equipment, but the knowledge of the user that makes the difference. We may live in a digital era; it would be nothing without the [...]
If white is a colour, it has about fifty different shades. Some are perfect for vintage lampshades, others do well in soothing wallpapers. But when you ask high-end fashion brands, there is just the one shade: bright, eyes-hurting, squeaky clean [...]
I spy with my little eye something beginning with … and then nothing. Permethrin finishes, effective as they may be, are invisible. And despite what you might think, their effect on your textiles is close to zero. There are many myths [...]
Malaria? Africa, India, and south-east Asia. Yellow fever? South America and Africa. In Europe and North-America, insect-borne diseases seem far away. Western mosquitoes are just plain annoying, but do not transmit dangerous diseases. But what [...]
The textile industry is on the move, and so are its consumers. New technologies, better machinery, fashion trends: they’re all gamechangers. Textile players that keep up all have one thing in common. They don’t live up to standards- instead they set their own.
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