AlgiKnit

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Research Group exploring biomaterials at the intersection of science and design for sustainable closed loop textile and footwear alternatives.

http://algiknit.com/

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AlgiKicks are out in Dubai for Dubai Design Week! We’ll be here until November 18th. @dubaidesignweek
Iteration after iteration after iteration. We are always working to improve our materials.
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Tank top is made from @algiknit yarn and shoes are made in collaboration with @growapairnyc . Thank you @annemarikaverploeghchasse @jon_brown @theanne for helping us pull this off!
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Shoe collaboration with @growapairnyc ! We are working towards a material (r)evolution. 
Thank you @annemarikaverploeghchasse @jon_brown @theanne for helping us pull this off!
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Microbes, coconut husks and kelp... Oh my! We've teamed up with @growapairnyc on these zero-waste sneaks, here in the atelier of @annemarikaverploeghchasse . Stayed tuned.
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We agree! Can’t wait to see what is in store for the next round of the Bio Design Challenge! Thank you @theanne @fitnyc @fit_artdesign @biodesigned.
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We always wanted to try weaving AlgiKnit yarn. Finally giving it a try today on this mini hand loom!
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Getting ready to run another round of tensile strength testing where we are comparing AlgiKnit yarn to traditional yarns i.e. poly, wool, cotton.
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Hi all! This is the last week to support us in our commitment campaign with @cgiuniversity! Please click the link in our bio to learn more about our work and ways to contribute!
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Great weekend at MIT for the Bio Summit. Talk about lab goals! @mitmedialab @ginkgobioworks @davidsunkong .
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AlgiKnit will be joining Textile Art Center’s #workinprogress resident, Diedre Brown to discuss textile innovation at Manhattan’s @textileartscenter (26 W 8th st) this Saturday from 2-5pm as part of @newyorktextilemonth! Event is open to the public!!
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We are so honored to be part of @cgiuniversity and partnering with @crowdrise to raise money for further research and development of our materials! Click on the link in our bio for more information 🔬♻️⤴️.
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