Embellished Textiles - 4 Highlights

‘There is future in folklore’ Lidewij Edelkoort states at the start of her trend presentation for summer 2020. In different corners of the world, people share similar ideas about how to dye fabric, weave colours, embroider flowers and embellish textiles. Edelkoort predicts a textile revival, and oppor... More

Showcasing over 40 South African exporters

From February 28 to March 3, 2019, over 40 designers and manufacturers will present their new ranges of small furniture, home textiles, lighting and home and fashion accessories. These small and medium sized companies have participated in export readiness programmes with ‘Development by Design’. After... More

MADE51 showcase at Ambiente 2019

UNHCR’s initiative MADE51 brings products made by refugees to the market. At trade fair Ambiente, MADE51 is presenting a showcase featuring new product ranges. Craftscurator has been involved in identifying the available craft skills in refugee communities, and has given advise on how to translate tho... More

Trade Fairs and Design Events

An overview of a season full of handmade design inspiration for 2019 and beyond. Trade fairs and design events for professionals in ... More

Hi-end Handmade by Hermes

Sustainable Trailblazers, High-End Handmade and New Nostalgia

Visiting Milan Design Week is an excellent way to assess the ‘state’ of handmade and sustainable design. Craftscurator is happy to s... More

All wrapped up in handmade textiles

Is it climate change, consumer fatigue or have retailers finally gone made because of the quick pace in which collections need to be... More

Mongolian Exporters at EU Fairs

At Maison & Objet Paris, 4 Mongolian exporters will showcase their newly developed textiles. They are working with the 4 beautiful n... More