Meet 14 of Australia's Most Exciting Textile Designers
TDF Design Awards
Australia’s textile design industry, spanning fashion, homewares, soft furnishings, industrial applications is a source of endless inspiration. Not only are the designers in this field constantly creating new patterns and collections, they’re forever adapting to the changing economic and environmental climate.
The finalists in the Textile Design category of the TDF + Laminex Design Awards 2021 are a snapshot of the local creatives rising to these industry challenges. Shortlisted entries cover everything from socks to carpets, bags, blankets and clothing – all produced via innovative means.
Our Textile Design judges this year are Købn founder Sophie Matson, and design manager at Warwick Fabrics Luciana Wallis, who have assessed all of these projects based on their originality, craftsmanship, function, sustainability, and visionary thinking.