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Consumer Goods Chanel Invests In Boston Silk Startup In Commitment To Sustainability

As the luxury brand continues its efforts to reduce environmental impact, it turns to the new U.S.-based startup Evolved By Nature, which manufactures real silk using an eco-friendly method with the potential to impact the retail, beauty and medical markets at scale

Fashion & Apparel Under Armour's Next-Gen Performance Apparel Boosts Wearers' Oxygen Delivery

The athletic apparel retailer's latest gear moves beyond moisture wicking and into heat capturing to dilate wearers' blood vessels with bioceramic technology, improving performance, sleep and recovery

Design Wasteful Gases Turn Into Fully Functional Clothing

Mango Materials converts methane into a wearable material that breaks back down to methane to start the process all over again

Technology A Connected Shirt For Cows Helps Fight The Heat In Japan

The specially designed shirt helps cattle cool down in summer and keep producing milk

Design This Coat Hanger Will Deodorize Your Clothes

A high-tech coat hanger uses negative ions to rid delicate clothes of odors

Fashion & Apparel Fabrics Harnesses Bacteria To Glow For Hours

Designer Victoria Geaney has discovered a method that bacteria to add a bioluminescent glow to her apparel

Design This Striking Textile Is Loaded With A Social Message

Innovation in the fashion industry is at an all-time high, and this designer is using fashion as tool for expression, tolerance and understanding

Fashion & Apparel Handbags Crafted From An Old NFL Stadium

People for Urban Progress is an up-cycling program that tackles the waste problem of big demolitions

Technology This New Plastic-Based Fabric Keeps You As Cool As Bare Skin

A team of Stanford scientists believe nanoPE could ease our reliance on expensive cooling systems used in buildings

Technology Self-Healing Material Is Fashioned Out Of Squid Teeth

Penn State researchers have devised a new textile that uses organic proteins

Fashion & Apparel Say Goodbye To Pins And Needles, Digital Tailoring Has Arrived

A new design process called Neuro allows for garments to be created without ever touching a piece of fabric

Design This Furniture Is Made From Woven Seaweed

A Dutch designer has used the aquatic plant to create a sustainable and attractive line of home furnishings

Retail Herschel Supply's First Trademarked Textile Stretches Its Brand Appeal

This accessories maker is expanding its identity with a high-tensile and luxurious fabric

Home Apartment Made Of Bed Sheets Provides Affordable Housing [Pics]

Designed by Tanya Shukstelinsky, the Cocoon dwelling is made of two hanging sheets of fabric, navigated by clinging to the stitches created inside.