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September 21, 2021


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How to make a crochet flower hair clip This versatile crochet flower looks equally pretty when worn as a brooch, bag pin or in the hair as a hair slide - get the full tutorial here! Read more… US UNIVERSITY PURDUE'S FLEXILAB MAKING INTERNET OF THINGS PRACTICAL The FlexiLab has already come out with innovations such as the ones which allow any paper notebook to be used as a tablet, change of the volume of music just by touching one’s clothes, and disposable smart bandages which monitor and heal the wound. Read more…
Bucha delivers lab-made leather alternative for clean fashion Bucha Bio is a company pushing the science envelope in ways that circumvent animals, with an innovative leather alternative that offers endless potential across the fashion industry. Read more… The Best Sustainable Back-to-School Clothing for Kids That’s Easy On Your Wallet & The Planet Learn about 5 companies that have eco-friendly, adorable, back-to-school clothes that your kids will love. Read more…
6000 strands of yarn on the Asbury Park boardwalk weave a story The Wooden Walls Mural Project is a collaborative initiative that brings art to Asbury Park to enrich the socio-cultural and socio-economic landscape in a thoughtful way Read more… Why You Should Stop Using Dryer Sheets ASAP — and What to Swap Them With It may be time to retire them — and switch over to a completely different product for good. Read more…
US UNIVERSITY PURDUE'S FLEXILAB MAKING INTERNET OF THINGS PRACTICAL The FlexiLab has already come out with innovations such as the ones which allow any paper notebook to be used as a tablet, change of the volume of music just by touching one’s clothes, and disposable smart bandages which monitor and heal the wound. Read more… adidas, Allbirds collaboration produces low-carbon running shoe The companies say that the Futurecraft.Footprint was produced with 63 percent lower emissions when compared to a comparable shoe. Read more…
Washable, battery-free, wearable alternative developed at Purdue This makes it possible to transform any conventional fabric items into battery-free wearables. These smart clothes are powered wirelessly through a flexible, silk-based coil sewn on the textile. Energy can be harvested from Wi-Fi or radio waves. Read more… Leather: Sustainable fashion's big debate Brands and leather companies say it would be wasteful not to use leather given it is a natural byproduct of the meat industry. A new assessment questions that. Read more…
How 2 retired scientists developed a recycled leather product that's being adopted by major retailer Pennsylvania-based firm Sustainable Composites, founded in 2012, developed Enspire Leather, a recycled leather product that replicates the look, feel, smell, and performance of tanned hide at half the cost. Read more… How to Stretch the Waistline of Your Pants for a Little Extra Room You can work with a tailor to get custom-made pants or get your store-bought pants let out a little, but if you just need a little more room, you can try stretching them out at home for a little more breathing room. Read more…
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