Category Archives: textile innovation

Nike Visit Inspires!

Jay Meschter, Vice President of Innovation Exploration, of Nike’s innovation kitchen visited Philadelphia University today to speak about design and exploration. Providing case studies and speaking to students about successes and missed opportunities i… Continue reading

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Nike Visit Inspires!

Jay Meschter, Vice President of Innovation Exploration, of Nike’s innovation kitchen visited Philadelphia University today to speak about design and exploration. Providing case studies and speaking to students about successes and missed opportunities i… Continue reading

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Textile Students win First Prize in 2015 Fabric Graphics Competition

Winning textile by Sarah McMahon and Sarah HaasSarah McMahon, M.S. Textile Design and Sarah Haas, M.S. Textile Engineering were recently awarded first place in the 2015 Fabric Graphics Student Design Challenge.  Their submission, entitled ‘Antim… Continue reading

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Textile Students win First Prize in 2015 Fabric Graphics Competition

Winning textile by Sarah McMahon and Sarah HaasSarah McMahon, M.S. Textile Design and Sarah Haas, M.S. Textile Engineering were recently awarded first place in the 2015 Fabric Graphics Student Design Challenge.  Their submission, entitled ‘Antim… Continue reading

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Textile Design bringing a Brighter Future: Abeer Seikaly, Weaving a Home

Photo by Abeer Seikaly,You can see her inspiration from snake skin and weaving in the construction of these tentsA mobile living space that folds easy for transport, collects rainwater and solar energy, and is 4 season capable? It seems like an impossi… Continue reading

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Textile Design bringing a Brighter Future: Abeer Seikaly, Weaving a Home

Photo by Abeer Seikaly,You can see her inspiration from snake skin and weaving in the construction of these tentsA mobile living space that folds easy for transport, collects rainwater and solar energy, and is 4 season capable? It seems like an impossi… Continue reading

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