The project

Textile Heritage Inspiring Creatives – Createx Project aims to promote the cultural heritage of textile sector as a driver of creativity and a significant source of inspiration for new generations of designers to design new products and collections based on an innovative heritage based approach and in the framework of contemporary production processes.

Last news

Upcoming new technical meeting in Santo Tirso (Portugal) | 26 – 27 February 2019

Next technical partners meeting will be held in Santo Tirso (Portugal) on next 26th February 2019. Hosted by project partner Municipality of Santo Tirso, the two days meeting will be organized at Santo Thyrso Factory, which was one of the most emblematic factories of the Ave Valley since the beginning of 20Th century, the heart […]

Createx Project partners meeting in Gironella (Spain) | 16 – 17 January 2019

On 16th and 17th January, the city of Gironella hosted Createx Project second partners meeting. Organized by Ajuntament de Gironella the meeting has been very useful to develop the program of activities to be carried out in the coming months.We talked about how textile and fashion archives can serve as valuable sources of inspiration for […]


The European Commission’s Cultural Agency recently approved Textile Heritage Inspiring Creatives Project (Createx) presented by the Prato Textile Museum Foundation in November 2017 as part of the tender for the Creative Europe programme and, in particular, in response to the 35/2017 call for proposals for cooperation project financing has been also related to the European […]