Mushroom Material

Brands conceptualize clothing made from fungal mycelium

Implications - The newest material fashion brands are beginning to innovate with is fungal mycelium, a compostable fiber that could have many uses in a range of industries. Its adoption into fashion speaks to brands' understanding the underlying consumer desire to move away from the "fast fashion" model, and into something that has less of a negative impact on the environment.
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Wearable Mushroom Fashion - MycoTEX is a 100% Biodegradable Material Made from Mycelium
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Wearable Mushroom Fashion
MycoTEX is a 100% Biodegradable Material Made from Mycelium
There is an incredible amount of waste generated by the fast fashion industry, but MycoTEX has the potential to provide a solution from an unlikely source—mycelium, or mushroom roots. MycoTEX is... [More]
Fungal Leather Products - The "Leather" Products from MycoWorks are Made from Mushroom Plant Waste
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Average 4,660 Clicks Pub: Aug 1, 16
Fungal Leather Products
The "Leather" Products from MycoWorks are Made from Mushroom Plant Waste
Leather is an attractive and versatile material for clothing and accessories, but the start-up ‘MycoWorks’ couldn’t reconcile the fact that it also uses an intense amount of... [More]
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