Explore Textile Texture, Fashion Textiles, and more!

Explore related topics

studio view 2011! | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Designspiration is the hub for discovering great art, design, architecture, photography, typography and web inspiration.

Helle Gråbæk and Maria Kirk Mikkelsen – Paper Weaving & Filter Patterns…

Helle Gråbæk and Maria Kirk Mikkelsen – Paper Weaving & Filter Patterns (Patternbank)

Delightful woven paper "sketches" from textile designers Helle Gråbæk and Maria Kirk Mikkelsen. Again I like the real life grid of pieces of paper woven together to create colored squares.

Dorothy Liebes | room divider | wood + chenille + various fibers + Lurex | 13" x 84" | New York, U.S.A. | c. 1952 | architectural fabric: made for the United Nations delegates' dining room

Room divider in wood, chenille, lurex and various fibers made by Dorothy Liebes for the United Nations delegates' dining room in

One of the unique qualities of a weaving is how it lives simultaneously as both an image and an as object, as opposed to photography or screenprinting where the image sits on top of a surface, Matson explains: “A weaving is about constructing the image at the same time as constructing the substrate that holds it. And the backside is always a really complicated thing.”

One of the unique qualities of a weaving is how it lives simultaneously as both an image and an as object, as opposed to photography or screenprinting where the image sits on top of a surface, Matson explains: “A weaving is about constructing the image at the same time as constructing the substrate that holds it. And the backside is always a really complicated thing.”

Weaving Textiles

The layered approach to weaving creates a high degree of depth and texture as we can actively see the different levels. The woven textile above is a inspirational geometric structure that I would love to investigate further through experimentation.

The standout leather techniques from RCT Ricami are a WGSN favourite from this season’s Lineapelle in Bologna, Italy. The stitched layered leather effect is simple in technique yet striking in its.

Pinterest
Search