SAMPLE SALE

SAMPLE SALE After the success of our last joint sample sale we have decided join forces again and this time at Lu Flux’s new Studio just off London Fields @ Blue Gate Studio, Bayford Mews, Bayford Street The sample sale will go over two days staring … Friday 9th 4.30pm – 9.30pm Saturday 10th 10.30am [...]

ARAN WEEK

Aran week at goodone

So this week in the Goodone studio we are uploading several new styles to the shop with Aran knit to keep you warm and cosy now we have turned the corner towards winter. We have been doing some research into Aran knitting, it is rumoured that the patterns in these complex knits were originally developed [...]

RITE conference 2011

As most of you have probably heard the global population has now reached 7 billion people. Population growth and how to adapt to it was one of the key topics at this year’s RITE conference, which I attended last month. Organized by the RITE group, a collaborative project between M&S, Leeds University and Ecotextile News, [...]

A great way to combine wine and recycling!

A great way to combine wine and recycling! unconsumption: It’s wine o’clock (somewhere) … Time to share a wine-related repurposing find: Corks wired together to make a durable doormat — made by Sarah Racha (spotted in her Etsy shop). Sarah says: This doormat measures 29 x 20 1/2 inches and is made up of 284 corks. Each cork [...]

A loom in action! Making tweed in east London…

A loom in action! Making tweed in east London… londoncloth: Using the foot peddles!

unconsumption:

unconsumption: Shipping palette + old soda bottles = vertical herb garden. The project of using a shipping palette to make an herb garden is one that I originally saw on Instructables. The concept is that you water the top plant and it drains through to the plant below that and then to the plant below [...]