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Website We Like: The Design Center

October 10, 2012


The Design Center at Philadelphia University’s Tumblr blog houses 200,000+ objects related to textiles and fashion, ranging from plaids and conversationals to animated gifs and embroideries. Well worth a look.

British Library eBook App

June 10, 2011


Got an Ipad? Interested in historical book design?  The British Library has created an app that provides full text access to titles from their 19th century book collection. It includes classic novels, works of philosophy, history and science. Browse a thousand scanned original editions free for a limited period

TED Lecture: Suzanne Lee – Grow Your Own Clothes

May 4, 2011


We have another really interesting lecture for you from TED, this time from designer Suzanne Lee who discusses the processes involved in creating fabric from bacteria which form cellulose.

Website We Like: PSFK

April 25, 2011


PSFK is a New York based forecasting and trend prediction blog.  It’s free to access, and in addition to the daily news updates, PSFK also produce a free email newsletter that you can sign up for.  They do consultancy, attend events, and publish reports about various market sectors (e.g. retail).