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VALENCIA ANNOUNCED AS THE WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL OF 2022

Valencia, Spain has just been announced as the World Design Capital®(WDC) 2022 by @worlddesignorg (WDO)®. We are personally happy as the WORTH Weekend earlier this year took place in the amazing city. Read more about why Valencia was selected here…

DEFINE BESPOKE MENTORING PROGRAMME CALL OPEN NOW

DeFINE has opened a call for applications for their Bespoke Mentoring Programme – the collaborative project co-funded by the European Commission’s COSME programme that is offering a support initiative to 25 registered start-ups & SMEs, offering them technical and strategic support…

IRIS VAN HERPEN AUTUMN WINTER 2019 COLLECTION

Iris Van Herpen has recently debut another incredibly inspiring collection for 2019 Autumn/Winter Haute Couture titled ‘Hypnosis’. We explore some of the themes and methods she used to create the collection in our new blog post…

WORTH PROMOTES THE ITALIAN INITIATIVE IPSA MAGAZINE

We would like to promote to all of our Italian creatives the work of Ipsa Magazine- an initiative that is aimed at both recently graduated sudents and people already working in the creative industry. Find out more about their work through this blog post…

THE INSPIRING WORK OF ACTE

At WORTH we aim to create a community of support, but also for other incentives that aim to ensure the future of the creative industry. We would therefore like to promote the work of ACTE, a community of support that aims to work together to ensure the future of the creative industry…

THINKATHON OPENS ITS NEXT CALL FOR NEONYT IN BERLIN

Thinkathon’s call has opened for participants of NEONYT that will be in Berlin from 1-2 July. Apply to be a part of a two-day collaborative workshop focused on fashion, sustainability and innovation. All info can be found here…

BRITISH COUNCIL SUSTAINABILITY AWARD WINNING PROJECTS

Find out about the projects from the WORTH 2nd call which won the British Council sustainability award which was awarded during the WORTH Weekend Valencia earlier this year, find out more about their proposals and why they won…

THE U-INSTITUT FÜR UNTERNEHMERISCHES DENKEN UND HANDELN

If you are a creative in the industry, you need to apply for u-institut für unternehmerisches Denken und Handeln in Berlin who are doing their part to make it easier to bring collaborations together. Find out about what they can offer you…

NAT-2™ | GERMAN ENGINEERED HIGH-END SNEAKERS

Find out about the inspiring work of Steering Board member Sebastian Thies, the founder and designer of nat-2™ footwear brand. A luxury state-of-the-art footwear brand based in Munich, Germany based on driving innovation and quality…

VIENNA BUSINESS AGENCY – DISCOVER VIENNA: CREATIVE CITY

WORTH would like to promote the inspiring work by The Vienna Business Agency who are currently running a program Discover Vienna: Creative City is a two-week program that intends to provide creative companies and start-ups an insight into the Vienna creative industries…

VIENNA BUSINESS AGENCY – VIENNA CALLING: CREATIVES

WORTH would like to promote the inspiring work by The Vienna Business Agency who are currently running a program ‘Vienna Calling: Creatives’ Providing them with 50% funding and 50% collaboration opportunities with a maximum funding amount of €150,000 per project…

THE IMPACT OF DESIGN ON THE ECONOMY

One of the most amazing things about design is how it can positively impact the economy, and when the industry works together, the overall contributions can be astronomical. We explore the many ways in which innovative design ideas merging with business can boost the economy…

A HIGHER IMPORTANCE FOR CREATIVITY

We are always on the lookout for movements within the creative industry that are helping us progress positively, one of these is the movement towards a higher regard for creativity and creative minds that can personally relate to customers rather than depending solely on data and numbers…

COLLABORATION CREATING INNOVATION

We explore how WORTH’s main objective to felicitate cross-boarder collaborations between various sectors within the creative industry is part of the new designer mentality and is establishing partnerships that include cross-disciplinary factors to create original and innovative outcomes…

VIRTUAL REALITY AND OUR FUTURE

Within this decade alone, the advancements in Virtual Reality have superseded all of our expectations and continue to do so. In our new blog post we explore exactly what it is and how its advancements are contributing towards the growth of both the tech industry and society…

THE RISE OF CONVERTIBLE CLOTHING

We explore how the changes in customer demands have increased the presence of modular clothing. As they respond to the desires of customers that want to know where their clothes were made, if they are sustainably made and if the item they are buying can be utilised to its fullest potential…

WHAT ARE SMART TEXTILES AND HOW CAN THEY BENEFIT US

With the WORTH Partnership Project we are always amongst activities of the creative industries and observe movements of product developments and advancements, and it is obvious that one of the biggest hot topics of recent times is smart textiles which are also being developed by partnerships…

THE FASHION INSIDER WEBMAG

One of the amazing resources that we at WORTH continue to follow to stay up to date with fashion industry news and events is The Fashion Insider, which is an online publication that brings together the latest from fashion news, beauty, style and fashion videos from the industry…

WORTH PRESENTS VIDPITCH DIGITAL VIDEO PITCHES

We would like to promote the work of VidPitch with their aim to promote and assist innovative businesses who wish to access a larger network of potential investors and trade partners to catapult their ideas into reality an organization, specialising in digital video pitches…

THE INDUSTRY 4.0 MOVEMENT AND HOW IT WILL AFFECT US

For those within the creative, manufacturing and technological industries, the evidence of big changes and advancements are extremely apparent, and consumers are enjoying the rewards of products and services that are making our lives better and easier, find out how…

HOW TECHNOLOGY IS CHANGING FASHION

To the uninformed eye, fashion and technology appear to be polar opposites, however when observed over the past decade, it can be seen that the contribution of technological advancements has amplified the progress of fashion in a way this is progressing society…

HOW DESIGN CAN CHANGE THE WORLD

We are dedicated to supporting the growth of SMEs and start-ups within the design, fashion and technology industry with an aim to ensure the future of these industries within Europe, and through this we are seeing a theme of wearable technology that aims to improve our lives…

THE DIRECTION OF WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY

In our lifetime we have witnessed an incredible boom in technical advancements, and most prominent in recent years, advancements in wearable technology. We are now seeing a theme in the industry of wearable that are being created with the aim to benefit society in multiple ways…

WORTH WOULD LIKE TO PRESENT CUMULUS

WORTH is always on the lookout for initiatives and organizations that support the growth of the creative industry and encourage the new wave of talent in Europe. We present Cumulus, The International Association of Universities and Collages of Art, Design and Media…

SUSTAINABLE FASHION AWARD BY BRITISH COUNCIL

We are proud to announce the collaboration with The British Council who will be presenting an award which will be given to selected members of the WORTH Project for the best sustainable fashion project presented within the framework of the second WORTH project call…

WORTH INTRODUCES FASHION REVOLUTION

WORTH is extremely inspired by the work of Fashion Revolution as we believe and support their mission which brings together elements that are crucial to the WORTH Partnership Project. a movement within the design industry that celebrates both good and bad…

INTRODUCING WEAR SUSTAIN

WORTH is always on the lookout for initiatives that align with our dedication to assist and grow the European design industry and facilitate SMEs and creative entrepreneurs, we are therefore happy to align ourselves with the inspiring work of WEAR Sustain…

DAVID PARRISH’S INDUSTRY RESOURCE ‘T-SHIRTS AND SUITS’

Creative industry professional David Parrish has a large range of resources that are available to assist start-up enterprises and creative entrepreneurs, he suggested to WORTH Partnership applicants that his book ‘T-Shirts and Suits’ would be of great benefit…

IRIS VAN HERPEN DEBUTS HER 2018 COUTURE COLLECTION

WORTH was absolutely blown away by the latest Iris Van Herpen Autumn/Winter Haute Couture collection, which was debut in Paris this month. A perfect example of how a designer can bring together the essentials of fashion design, cutting edge technology and innovation…

WORTH INTERVIEW WITH DAVID PARRISH

This week, WORTH had the opportunity to interview the inspiring creative business adviser, trainer and management consultant David Parrish to learn more about his personal experiences in the creative industry and what his advice is for others…

THE RISE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN THE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY

WORTH is always interested in trends that are revolutionising the industry. We have noticed a trend in the design industry of the relevance of Artificial Intelligence and its incredible advancements within the past few years in regards to manufacturing…

WORTH INTRODUCES THE CREATIVE RING

WORTH is always on the lookout for initiatives that alight with our aim to assist SME enterprisers and creative entrepreneurs within the design and creative industry and are therefore inspired by the work of Belgium-based initiative The Creative Ring…

WORTH INTRODUCES NEW AMBASSADOR MEMBERS

WORTH has had an extremely exciting month including the welcoming of new members of our ambassadors team. We have had an amazing increase in our support team on top of the members who have been with WORTH from the very beginning…

DAVID PARRISH: KEYNOTE SPEAKER, CONSULTANT, TRAINER AND AUTHOR

WORTH has been captivated by the inspirational creative business adviser, trainer and management consultant David Parrish. His dedication to assisting entrepreneurs to grow and establish creative businesses around the world is admirable…

THE ‘ZERO WASTE’ TREND IN THE DESIGN AND FASHION INDUSTRY

Here at WORTH we are always on the lookout for up and coming trends that we witness through the WORTH Partnership Project winners and the design and technology industry. One theme that we have observed, and will continue to nurture is the concept of ‘zero waste’…

INNOVATION AND FASHION AT EUROVISION 2018

During the incredible performances of Eurovision 2018 last week, WORTH was captivated by the memorable dress worn by Estonian performer Elina Nechayeva, bringing together technology, fashion and design into a 3D performance…

THE DISRUPTIVE MANUFACTURING PROCESSES MOVEMENT

Disruptive manufacturing processes is a term that is prevalent in the current industries of design, technology and anything in-between. The term is referring to the movement of global technological and economical advancements that are revolutionising the manufacturing industry…

INNOVATIVE NEW EXHIBITION AT THE VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM

‘The Future Starts Here – 100 projects shaping the world of tomorrow’ is the title of the new exhibition that opened last week at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. The exhibition brings together cutting-edge technologies that are currently being studied around the world…

THE REVIVAL OF TRADITION IN A WORLD OF DESIGN INNOVATION

We have observed in design related industries a movement towards a more traditional and pre-industrial method of manufacturing. In a world where mass-production is unavoidable in our everyday lives, we yearn for artisan crafted products…

THE REVOLUTION OF 3D PRINTING IN THE DESIGN INDUSTRY

The developments in 3D printing is revolutionising the design and manufacturing industry, as we see more consumer products being designed and manufactured using 3D printing. With this addition to the manufacturing process, enterprises are now able to custom-make products…

What is sustainability and how can it improve with design?

What is sustainability and how can it improve with design? One of the most relevant topics within the design industry at the moment is sustainability; a problem that is generally acknowledged but requires a higher regard of importance in order to endure...

Educational challenges in Design

The fashion industry has evolved drastically in the past 30 years, new ways of manufacturing have come and gone, technology trends have risen and fallen, but the education system…

Customise, Print and Wear – 3D Printed Clothes

Customise, Print and Wear - 3D Printed Clothes Danit Peleg has put her innovative thinking into practice with the creation of 3D printed, ready-to-wear clothing. Peleg established that clothing, like all things, will eventually go digital and with this vision, has...

The Holographic Table – A World first by Euclideon

The Holographic Table - A World first by Euclideon After over 20 years of development, Euclideon has produced the World’s first multi-user holographic table. Using 3D atom graphic engines, the hologram table can display miniature models of cities and landscapes with...