During this spring, we had the pleasure of having the student Sophie Jungkvist from the The Swedish School of Textiles in Borås with us during her internship. To get close to nature and to have total peace of mind she like some other of our prominent designers and employees stayed at the linen weaving’s cabin Åsen, which is located on the shores of the Glafsfjorden. Sophie, who grew up in Stockholm, has also trained at HV-Textil, and you immediately notice that she thinks outside the box. She is testing several materials combinations with linen to develop new products and new uses. And when Sophie presented what she worked with us, we got shocked. Three-dimensional structure, for example a pleat that can be pulled in and out, products that change appearance and function depending on the position you use it.- I have used different woven folds, elastic yarns and sometimes woven several layers in double weave to create complex 3D structures. But even a simpler structure with floatations can create a fabric in two layers that are partly interwoven and can be pulled apart. Everything that is possible to weave in a jacquard fabric, and with linen in warp and weft, where its stiffness works so well to create volume. Yan can change light input, visible colors and transparency, the fabric would fit well as a curtain or a room divider, and if you give it a three-dimensional structure, it also has good sound-absorbing abilities. The same room could be changed as desired depending on how you adjust the fabric says Sophie.
The textiles can be viewed in Klässbol in smaller parts.
More information in external links.
Arvika Nyheter (prenumeration demanded)
The Swedish school of textiles
När Hjalmar, Klässbols grundare gjort klart sin textilutbildning fick han med sig två böcker hem till Värmland…
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Använd din fantasi och skapa middagsdukningar influerad av naturens egen rytm. Se exempel på sensommar/höstdukningar ifrån butikerna.
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Are you gonna visit us? In Klässbol we are open mon-fri 9-18, sat 10-16. Store in Stockholm Thursday Saturday 11-16.
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2020 we was to celebrate 100 years in the linen business, but the party is postpone due to the Corona pandemic …
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If you are not sure which size of canvas / cloth to choose, we give you some help along the way.
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I Klässbol kan du handla linnehanddukarna Regnbåge och Signe. De torkar fort och är enkla att ta med sig.
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Take your interest in linen products one step further. Join the Linen Club and get tips, happenings and offers before everyone none members!
If you order in Sweden and want it delivered within the country and the amount is under 2499 SEK, you have the same shipping price – SEK 79, regardless of weight.
At the Formex fair in January 2019, our stand was visited by two of the designers for the new textiles for the National Museum
(Nationalmuseum) and we presented the “Blue Order”.