Breakthroughs in advanced textiles: Smart objects that benefit play, on-skin smart interface, and more

October 1st, 2020

Smart objects support the benefits of play London, U.K.-based smart textile designer Michelle Rinow has unveiled her Transforming Touch series, which was developed based on research about the benefits of sensory play for adults. Her design methodology places emphasis on human interaction, connection and engagement through color and materials. Using cotton, silk and nylon blend […]

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Duvaltex introduces masks with 3D-knit technology

October 1st, 2020

The X7 mask is comfortable for all-day use while preventing virus transmission. Photo: Duvaltex. Duvaltex Inc., a North American developer and producer of medical and technical textiles, is using 3D-knit technology to launch an innovative, nonmedical protective face mask. The X7 mask provides maximum comfort while minimizing the risk of contamination and transmission of viruses, […]

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