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Space Travel and Beyond

24. Apr. 2017

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It is estimated that 70% of the applications where technical textiles can be used are not yet developed. It is an intriguing and growing market and Trendease is pleased to present you some inspiration regarding the potential for home fashion and apparel as well as gardening, mobility, architecture, and housing. A trip to outer space is possible through this technology and virtual reality can show how textiles play a role in us exploring new frontiers like Matt Damon in The Martian.

This exclusive sneak peek features Chromosonic fabric that changes with sound from EJTech as well as a functional apparel textile that emits light from Frauenhofer IFC; upholstery with a biaxial carbon-fiber textile from Karl Mayer; carpet sensor pads from Forster Rohner; Hybrid Structures Wall from Carina Kisker; grass imitation by Comez; aramid yarns from Hyosung; temperature regulating technology from Outlast; textiles for planting from Taiwan Technical Textiles Association; macro architecture by Leyre Mauleón.

Techtextil and Texprocess are two of 100+ design events Trendease attends each year. Subscribers to can see detailed show coverage here.

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