Indigo is most often associated with denim, but the dye has applications beyond jeans.
Lucia Rosin, founder and head of design at consulting company Meidea, has long had a passion for knitwear in the rich blue hue. And the pandemic could grow indigo’s uses in lighter weight fabrics that allow consumers to be comfortable.
In a conversation with Carved in Blue, Lucia discusses how to make indigo knitwear sustainably, the creative potential in indigo finishing and why indigo knits are an extension of denim.
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This article is one of a series on Rivet from Lenzing’s Carved in Blue denim blog. From conversations with the experts behind the mills that make some of the world’s most-wanted denim to the global brands bringing novel denim made with TENCEL™ Lyocell and Modal to the market, Carved in Blue shares the stories of those whose roots run deep with denim. Visit www.carvedinblue.tencel.com.