Textiles

lovr-team Montgomery Wagner, Lucas Fuhrmann and Julian Mushövel Image LOVR Revoltech
Revoltech Closes Seed Round for LOVR Alt Leather Made of Upcycled Hemp Waste Materials
May 25, 2022
German startup Revoltech announces it has closed a seven-figure seed round for leather substitute LOVR, made of hemp…
Tabitha Brown Target Collection
Tabitha Brown and Target Announce New “Tabitha Brown for Target” Clothing Line
May 19, 2022
Tabitha Brown, a pop culture superstar known for her cheerful take on vegan cooking, is partnering with retail…
tote bag CORKonLINEN
Introducing CORKonLINEN: a Unique and Compostable Leather Alternative
May 17, 2022
The patented French material CORKonLINEN was produced after more than a year and a half of research and…
Indian Fashion Designer JJ Valaya Unveils TENCEL Luxe Vegan Silk Collection
April 11, 2022
Indian fashion designer and couturier JJ Valaya has launched a new brand called JJV, with all garments made…
Evrnu NuCycl T Shirts
Evrnu Reveals Breakthrough NuCycl Cotton That Could Replace Up to 90% of Textiles
April 6, 2022
Textile innovation company Evrnu has launched NuCycl r-lyocell, the world’s first high-performance, fully recyclable material made entirely from…
t-shirts made with post-consumer textile waste
PANGAIA Launches T-Shirts Made With 100% Post-Consumer Textile Waste
April 5, 2022
Material science company PANGAIA has unveiled the limited edition Infinite Tee, a t-shirt made with 100% post-consumer textile…
BLUEVIEW Sustainable Sneakers/Shoes
BLUEVIEW Launches Pacific Biodegradable Sneakers Made From Plant-Based Plastic
March 29, 2022
BLUEVIEW, a new sustainable footwear brand, today launched what it says is the world’s first-to-market fully biodegradable shoe.…
Bucha Bio relocates
Bucha Bio Relocates From NY to Houston to Open Next-Gen Materials Headquarters
February 18, 2022
Bucha Bio relocates from New York City to Houston, is accepted into Greentown Labs Incubator US biomaterials company…
Alt leather The Weekend bag by Frida Rome
Portugal Bans ‘Vegan Leather’, Industry Insiders Speak Out
February 14, 2022
A ban on the term ‘vegan leather’ and other plant-based prefixes has been announced in Portugal. Alt leather…
Modern Meadow's Bioleather1
Study Shows Modern Meadow’s Bioleather1 Produces 80% Fewer Emissions Than Bovine Leather
February 14, 2022
A peer-reviewed life cycle assessment of Modern Meadow’s Bioleather1 material family has compared its environmental impact to that…
vegan silk robes by niLuu
niLuu Launches PETA-Approved Vegan Silk Robes in Time for Valentine’s Day
February 8, 2022
Miami-based luxury fashion brand niLuu has launched a new range of vegan silk robes in collaboration with PETA.…
Ecovative Design logo
Mycelium Materials Company Ecovative Launches Forager to Develop Mushroom Leather Products and Soft Goods
January 27, 2022
The new division specializes in fungi-based foams and hides for the fashion and automotive markets GREEN ISLAND, N.Y.–(BUSINESS…
Toray sustainable plant-based fibers
Toray to Bring 100% Plant-Based Nylon Fiber to Market 
January 25, 2022
Japanese textile giant Toray has unveiled a nylon fiber made from plant-based polymers which could revolutionize the textile…
Ananas Anam
Global Bio-based Leather Markets, 2021-2027: Market to Grow with a CAGR of 47.5%
January 20, 2022
DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Bio-based Leather Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2027” report has…
Woodwatch Launches Vegan Watch Straps Made From Desserto Cactus Leather
January 18, 2022
Sustainable watch manufacturer Woodwatch has introduced fully biodegradable vegan watch straps made from cactus leather. The company claims…
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