Who made my clothes? Online course – Week 1

Who made my clothes? Online course – Week 1

This week I started the online course from platform Future Learn called Who made my Clothes? It is being run by the University of Exeter in collaboration with the Fashion Revolution organisation. I was really looking forward to reading the discussion and contributing to it. So far some great input! One of the first great […]

Fabricademy Final Project

Fabricademy Final Project

Final Project Overview MetaChair MC :  Bio-Plastic & waste textiles Composite material as a working prototype for seating and other fuctions. To view my Weekly Assignments from Fabricademy in the 1st term, click here. To view my the project on which I based my Final project from our Fabricademy Week 10: Implications & Applications, click […]

Fabricademy Final Project – Textile Bioplastic composite – Samples

Fabricademy Final Project – Textile Bioplastic composite – Samples

Fabricademy Final Project – Main Fabricademy Final Project – Textile Bioplastic composite – Fabricks Layered Fabric Composites My initial task was to mill the samples created in the Week Textile Scaffo, so to carry on from where I left off, I chose a design I made for a 3D printed mould and used the same form […]

Fabricademy Final Project – Textile Waste – Sourcing & Collecting

Fabricademy Final Project – Textile Waste – Sourcing & Collecting

Fabricademy Final Project – Main Fabricademy Final Project – Textile Waste –  Processing Textiles Sourcing Waste Textiles from textile suppliers My initial searches for textile waste started with the network I had. I planned to connect to a few local contacts working in Textile Supply & Distribution, whose business is importing and exporting all kinds of […]

Fabricademy Final Project – Bioplastics – Other Recipes

Fabricademy Final Project – Bioplastics – Other Recipes

Fabricademy Final Project – Main << Fabricademy Final Project – Bioplastics: Agar < Fabricademy Final Project – Bioplastics: Cornstarch Other Recipes and failures I had many bioplastic failures leading up to my selection of the cornstarch mixture that I chose for the final bioplastic to mix with the waste textiles. If you would like to know […]

Fabricademy Final Project – Bioplastics – Cornstarch

Fabricademy Final Project – Bioplastics – Cornstarch

Fabricademy Final Project – Main Fabricademy Final Project – Bioplastics: Agar Fabricademy Final Project – Bioplastics: Other Recipies  Here is a slide show of Tests I made using Cornstarch plus other ingredients throughout my final project. If you would like to know more about my research, results and look at more more visuals, please find […]