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In a world where sustainability has become the new black, the fashion industry is undergoing a revolutionary transformation. With increasing awareness about the environmental impact of fashion, eco-friendly fabrics have emerged as knights in shining armor, rescuing us from the clutches of harmful materials. These fabrics are paving the way for a more sustainable and […]

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Chris Childs The Founder of Contrado

The Expansion of Mass Customisation and Its Standard Offering Contrado, the London-based printing company, founded in 2002 by Chris Childs and Fran Rodriguez, has grown exponentially, catering to both B2B and B2C customers worldwide. With a cutting-edge production facility, Contrado specializes in creating high-quality custom products, including printed fabrics, garments, and homeware. In an exclusive […]

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Silk Fabric

Silk fabrics have long captivated fashion enthusiasts and interior designers alike with their luxurious allure and timeless elegance. The lustrous sheen, smooth texture, and exceptional drapability of silk make it a coveted choice for various applications. In this article, we aim to educate beginners about the different types of silk fabrics, providing a comprehensive overview […]

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custom silk fabric printing

Silk fabric has long been synonymous with elegance and luxury in the realm of fashion. From glamorous evening gowns to delicate lingerie, silk exudes a timeless allure. However, sewing with silk fabric can be a daunting task for beginners and even experienced sewists. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the intricacies of working […]

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Custom Silk Fabric Printing

What is Silk Fabric Silk fabric has a captivating allure that has fascinated humanity for centuries. Its lustrous sheen, delicate texture, and luxurious feel make it a highly sought-after material. In this article, we will explore the origins of silk, its significance throughout history, and delve into the various aspects that make it a truly […]

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Reactive Printing

There are so many ways to print on fabric, sometimes it can be hard to choose. Is reactive printing the right method for your project? How is it different from other printing methods and what are the pros and cons? Today, we’ll be putting this highly coveted printing process under the microscope. Read on to […]

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Furniture Fabric

What is furniture fabric? Well, it’s any material used to create home furnishings, such as curtains, blinds, rugs, cushions, upholstered furniture and any other textile-based furniture. There are many types of personalized furniture material available, and you can purchase custom printed fabric to suit your needs.   Let’s stop and think. Where do you plan to […]

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Lingerie Fabrics

What are lingerie fabrics? Good question! You’ve come to right place, because we’ll be discussing all things lingerie fabric in this blog. Lingerie fabric ranges are floaty and luxurious, practical and cozy. Lucent Satin and Organza are decadent,  Mulmul and Cotton Satin are more practical. Against your skin, delicate Lingerie feels great- draping where it […]

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what is organza

We use this sheer and elegant fabric both for clothing as well as for interior decor, which may leave you wondering exactly what is organza? We take a closer look into this delicate fabric so that we can give you the lowdown and answer that question. What is Organza and Where Did it Come From? […]