DAY 5

HELLO, MATERIALS

The entire class of CM & Ftwr Designers had a hands on experience with materials as they had their first material lecture with Suzette. They spent the entire day learning the different textiles, manufacturing processes, and functionalities that materials have to offer. 

 Suzette teaching with examples of woven, warp & weft knit constructions.  Shown-Giant Knitting,TLC Cordura and Paiho Power Mesh

Suzette teaching with examples of woven, warp & weft knit constructions.

Shown-Giant Knitting,TLC Cordura and Paiho Power Mesh

MESHES, KNITS, WOVENS AND MORE

Designers are introduced to the different types of textiles such as meshes and knits. They learn about the endless opportunities that textiles have to offer in terms of the new technologies and innovations that can be weaved and implemented.

 Natural textiles: hemp, jute and cotton  Below- Mogye and Dong Jin Textiles

Natural textiles: hemp, jute and cotton

Below- Mogye and Dong Jin Textiles

THE POWER OF COLORS

CM Designers learned the magic of color and what an incredible tool it is for storytelling. Color is a powerful visual that influences us psychologically, emotionally and visually. 

 Shown-Merck EMD Consumer color strategy tools  Below-Merck EMD Finish Fans,TLC Mtllc Coated woven

Shown-Merck EMD Consumer color strategy tools

Below-Merck EMD Finish Fans,TLC Mtllc Coated woven