KNIT CYCLES

Sustainable Knit Exploration

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Knit Patterns

The perplexing expansion and compression of knit is on the forefront of innovation for flexible and breathable footwear.

circular knitting

(noun) a process to form knit patterns that are seamless and tubular in shape.

HOW COULD WE...
ENHANCE CIRCULAR KNIT PATTERNS TO HAVE
MULTI-DIRECTIONAL FLEXIBILTY, BREATHABILITY, AND MATER REBOUND.

Nike Flyknit Racer Orca

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closed-loop
interlocking
malleable
unidirectional
network
repetition
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Interlace minimally malleable soda pop tabs into a network to introduce new planes of motion.
Interlock closed-loop elastic bands into a web to function as a network to expand and contract.

POP-TOP UPPERS

DUAL-CIRCULAR KNIT