taken from the article from the fantastic journal "design Bloom" - you can find the article here and for the video as well: http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/8/view/11565/suzanne-lee-biocouture-growing-textiles.html
you can find out more about this project and others at: http://www.biocouture.co.uk/
where this research is going on all the time. Can we grow cellulose rather than harvest it? could we save space? resources?
and more here: http://www.fashion.arts.ac.uk/23630.htm For this and other "futures of fashion"