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The Fashion Institute of Design and MerchandisingRead MoreApril 1, 2023

The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising is currently hosting a show of costume design in film.

Storing clothesRead MoreApril 1, 2023

As the textile hub develops so the need for suitable storage is becoming more pressing.

A national cloth?Read MoreApril 1, 2023

Should there be a national cloth and costume in New Zealand Aotearoa?

Vogue Philippines latest coverRead MoreApril 1, 2023

Vogue Philippines' latest cover has broken records.

Serendipitous encountersRead MoreMarch 31, 2023

On Friday this week the local art gallery,The Left Bank, had its usual art opening for a new show.

New Zealand flaxRead MoreMarch 25, 2023

Flax is a culturally important fibre for Maori weaving but it was also part of a mechanised industry in New Zealand.

Jakkai SiributrRead MoreMarch 25, 2023

Jakkai Siributr is a Thai artist who works with textiles to uncover and explore the hidden stories of refugees and asylum seekers.

Tunisian Day of National AttireRead MoreMarch 24, 2023

Each year Tunisian celebrate their national costume with a day of festivities.

Progress on the textile hubRead MoreMarch 24, 2023


The West Coast is full of surprises!

The sound of iceRead MoreMarch 18, 2023

The sounds ice makes as it melts, moves and freezes are bringing new attention to a warming world.