Woven light

27th May 2014

Exploring light and glow in textiles, designer Chris Kabel has created a series of window coverings that glow with a soft light when the lights in the room are switched off.

Created for a conference room of the Fogo Island inn on a small Canadian Island close to the Polar circle, the fabrics are made up of glow in the dark yarn woven with a gradient ombre. Working in collaboration withTextielLab in Tilburg, the Netherlands Kabel's fabrics reproduce a beautiful impression of the Northern Lights.

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