Far Out Lace
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Far Out Lace uses traditional lace technique updated by using large repeats, which covers the total width of the material.
The large pattern provides variation and is repeated every three meters. Far Out Lace is a semi-transparent textile with the ability to screen light as well as provide privacy in public settings. Designed and manufactured in short runs by Fibers & Friends, the yarn used for Far Out Lace is certified according to Öko-tex 100 IV (controlled for all known harmful substances). The finished fabric as well as yarn and all contents used for production are in accordance with the guidelines of REACH. The fabrics are easy to care for and can be washed at 30 C. Curtains can be washed several times without any quality loss.
Fiber & Friends ensures longevity and quality for long periods of time. Sustainability is defined and implemented as a central theme in the whole process, from idea to the final product.
Fibers and Friends was founded by textile designer Christina Nordlind Hejdenberg. She has a Master of Fine Arts from Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design in Stockholm and has a background in design for public interiors in cooperation with a number of architects. Stina Jönsson is the head of acoustic solutions and product development at Fibers & Friends.