EU-funded TCBL project helps digitise textile archives in Prato, Italy

Linen from Prato, Italy (1540)
Linen from Prato, Italy (1540) Image: Sailko Wikimedia CC BY-SA 4.0

The EU-funded TCBL (Textile & Clothing Business Labs) project helps ten textile companies in Prato, Italy, to digitise their textile archives. The digitisation results in sources of inspiration for new designs.

Prato’s history in textile goes back to the 12th century. Today, Prato’s textile industry is still a leader in Europe in the production of textile for the fashion industry.

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