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    Feel the Yarn contest: the matches

    I already wrote about this year contest theme: Feel the Yarn and the students involved in the project will focus their skills on ‘Dual: Contrast or Fusion’. Now I’m happy to spread the word…

    May 8, 2015
  • Blog FTY

    Feel the Yarn 2015: Dual

    Consorzio Promozione Filati and Pitti Immagine, together with the most important Italian yarn industries, launch the 6th edition of Feel the Yarn, the contest dedicated to knitwear designers.…

    April 15, 2015
  • Blog FTY Companies

    Feel the Yarn 2014: the contest

    For the fifth year in a raw, Toscana Promozione, Pitti Immagine, Consorzio Promozione Filati and the most important italian yarn producers will promote in 2014 a contest for knitwear designers. …

    June 25, 2014
  • Blog Fashion Knitting


    Talking (and writing) about wool in this season is a sort of torture, but in this case I have to do it. Last June 25th here in Milan the winner of the European selection…

    July 15, 2013
  • Blog FTY Companies

    And the winner is… Yiyi Gou!

    Last Friday was a great day for Feel the Yarn: during Pitti Filati the award ceremony of this year contest took place. As already explained by Ornella Bignami, tutor and coordinator of the project,…

    July 8, 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