Tag: Lululemon

Biobutadiene, Bolt Threads, 3D printed finger robots, walking on eggshells, new biobased fashion and textiles, and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of February 17th

Biobutadiene, Bolt Threads, 3D printed finger robots, walking on eggshells, new biobased fashion and textiles, and more: The Digest’s Top 8 Innovations for the week of February 17th

February 16, 2022 |

It was a big week for biobased fashion news with mushroom yoga bags made from Bolt Threads for high-end athleisure brand Lululemon, Hugo Boss investing in cellulosic fiber technology, and the creation of a new plant-based textile fiber organization to start with. In today’s Digest, there also came news about new 3D printed squishy finger […]

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Mushroom yoga bags from Lululemon will stretch your budget

Mushroom yoga bags from Lululemon will stretch your budget

February 14, 2022 |

In Vancouver, high-end athleisure brand Lululemon has begun selling two products made from Bolt Thread’s mushroom-based material. The offering includes the Meditation and Yoga Mat Bag, a 3-in-1 yoga mat bag that doubles as a floor mat and can be carried rolled up or folded in half, and the Barrel Duffel Bag.  Adding sustainability to […]

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lululemon + Genomatica = Bio-Nylon

lululemon + Genomatica = Bio-Nylon

August 22, 2021 |

In a merry mix of Canadians and Californians, lululemon athletica inc. entered a multi-year collaboration with sustainable materials leader Genomatica to bring renewably-sourced, bio-based materials into lululemon’s products. This represents lululemon’s first-ever equity investment in a sustainable materials company and Genomatica’s largest partnership within the retail industry. In today’s Digest, how together the two companies […]

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Lululemon “nama-stays away” from synthetic materials with Bolt Threads pact  

Lululemon “nama-stays away” from synthetic materials with Bolt Threads pact  

July 12, 2021 |

In Vancouver, high-end yoga and workout gear company Lululemon has partnered with Bolt Threads to produce mushroom-based yoga mats, yoga bags, and duffel bags.   Made from Mylo, Bolt Threads’ alternative mycelium-based leather, the products will be available early next year.   Lululemon, along with Adidas, Stella McCartney and Kering—the fashion group behind brands like Gucci and Alexander McQueen—is a member […]

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