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Paris Fashion Week: Menswear material trends for AW15
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Paris Fashion Week: Menswear material trends for AW15

Jan 28, 2015
Benjamin Fitzgerald, Source4Style Contributor
1. Saint LaurentSaint Laurent AW15 in Paris saw former Dior Homme design head, Heidi Slimane, spin his signature indie rock web at the menswear offering from label formerly known a...
New York's Public School wins inaugural Woolmark Prize for men
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New York's Public School wins inaugural Woolmark Prize for men

Jan 28, 2015
Benjamin Fitzgerald, Source4Style Contributor
With a design mantra ‘finding perfection in imperfection’, New York-based Public School was named the winner of 2015's International Woolmark Prize, during an inaugural men's award...
Skins and hides: 'Design na Pele' unites Brazil's leather makers
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Skins and hides: 'Design na Pele' unites Brazil's leather makers

Jan 28, 2015
Benjamin Fitzgerald, Source4Style Contributor
Design na Pele: 2015April 2015 marks the second Design na Pele event in Brazil. Coordinated by the Centre for the Brazilian Tanning Industry, each and every Design na Pele takes ...

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Oliveira Textiles: Prints of a Sustainble Future
Oliveira Textiles, an innovative fabric manufacturer based in Bristol, Rhode Island is guided by the following credo: "Development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs, or simply put - don't do things today that make tomorrow worse."

Mario Cavelli: Elegant Italian Interiors
One of the foremost producers of curtain and drapery fabric in the world is Mario Cavelli located in the city of Busto Arsizio in northern Italy.

Solstiss: French Elegance
Today, we embark on a journey to Caudry, one of the only two towns in France where lace is still produced. Home to the famed producer, Solstiss, Caudry remains one of the centers of the world lace industry, despite the decline of lace-making in the country as a whole.

Tartan: Scotland's national fabric treasure
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Tartan: Scotland's national fabric treasure

Jan 25, 2015
Benjamin Fitzgerald, Source4Style Contributor
A woven material, tartan is made from wool, boasting stripes of different colors, width and breadth. However, when looking at the same piece of Tartan, the arrangement always has t...
From Rags to Riches: Five Designers Sure To Inspire
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From Rags to Riches: Five Designers Sure To Inspire

Jan 22, 2015
Benjamin Fitzgerald, Source4Style Contributor
Ralph Lauren The king of Polo, Ralph Lauren, was born Ralph Lifshitz in the Bronx, New York to a middle class Jewish family. Lauren finished school and served in the army befo...
Silk Brocade: Timeless Luxury
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Silk Brocade: Timeless Luxury

Jan 22, 2015
Susana Aguirre, Source4Style Contributor
Brocade fabric has a rich history that dates back to China's Song Dynasty, 960 to 1279 AD, a period known for the emergence of a unique...
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