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  • Blog Knitting

    Karin Kempf

    I love textile and knitting artists (I wrote this also last week) and during one of my Pinterest exploration I found some works by Karin Kempf. Her work brings together the exotic and the…

    August 2, 2013
  • Blog Knitting

    Patricia Bown

    During one of my Pinterest ‘images exploration’ I found the picture of the knitted sea urchins by Patricia Bown (you can see the image here below). I’m really fascinated by this kind of little…

    July 29, 2013
  • Blog FTY Companies

    Pinori Filati: the new collection

    Inspired by the natural fibers, Pinori Filati created a new collection which joins the tradition of fancy yarns with the most recent industrial technologies. Such combination allowed the company to obtain unique colours, handle…

    July 24, 2013
  • Blog FTY Companies at Pitti Filati, one of the companies taking part to the Feel the Yarn project, is now working with the Italian young student and designer Giulia Conversano. is really very happy to have the opportunity…

    July 4, 2013
  • Blog Eye on the street

    Swimwear by ECONYL

    Koru, the American company specialized in the production of eco-sustainable swimwear, is now selling its new collection totally made by the ECONYL nylon yarn which is coming from the fishing nets recycling process. …

    July 2, 2013
  • Blog FTY Companies

    Recycled Yarn by Pinori

    Following the ‘Recyclyng – Reducing – Re-using’ philosophy, Pinori will present at Pitti Filati (Florence 3-5 July) two new yarns. Si rifanno alla filosofia del ‘Recyclyng –Reducing – Re-using’, i filati che quest’anno Pinori presenterà…

    June 28, 2013
  • Blog Eye on the street

    Feel the Yarn 2013

    For this year's project, each student has designed and produced 2-3 knitted outfits inspired by the theme 'PULL-LOVERS. A new feeling for knit', using yarns from one of the participating Italian spinning companies.…

    June 26, 2013
  • Blog Eye on the street FTY Companies


    It is very easy nowadays to read something about ‘yarn’: this blog is itself totally dedicated to this theme and we often write about what we can create using yarn. In this post I will…

    May 15, 2013