The Current - News and Interviews

  • The Current - July

    June has come and gone, Summer has officially started and we have launched the Pre-Orders of our SeaBlend T-shirts made using our very own fabric, from yarn spun here in the North of England.

    Not only are we making clothing that contains seaweed, we have got packaging made from the slimy green and brown stuff now too!

    We were down in London last month at the Future Fabrics Expo, dive in to see what we discovered...

  • SeaBlend™ Official Launch

    Tuesday 21st June You may have heard we are creating the first ever UK made T-shirt that contains SeaCell and Australian 'Super' Cotton.  You may b...
  • The Current - June

    It's been all hands on deck during May, with full focus on the completion of our yarn made from SeaCell and Australian Super Cotton.  There's been ...
  • The Origins of Earth Day

    So today marks the 52nd ever official Earth Day!

    The first one happened in 1970, and was organised as a response and protest against a massive oil spill which effected the shores of Santa Barbara, US...

  • The Current - April

    Sun, snow, seaweed and daffodils...

    April is definitely a funny one, new birds singing, lots of flowers desperate to bud and here at Inland Sea, spinning fibres containing seaweed with cotton to make our own fabric... read the full update and more here.

  • Seaweed Sunday Seaweed powered cars

    This Seaweed Sunday we are focusing on a potential way of dealing with the energy crisis, which not many of us have considered.

    Biofuels made from seaweed that would power your car, or campervan!

  • T-shirt Design Competition

    Attention all artists, young and old!

    Do you fancy your artwork being printed on one of our new UK made T-shirts that contain seaweed?

  • Seaweed Sunday - Pressing Seaweed

    Is everyone starting to talk about seaweed? 

    Well we know how much can be done with it and the problems it could solve. 

    But have you considered, just how beautiful this often dismissed slimy brown stuff is? 

  • Seaweed Sunday - Mermaid's Purse

    This Sunny Seaweed Sunday, we are breaking the rules and not actually featuring seaweed, but something that a lot of us might think is seaweed...

    Every wondered what these brown pouches are that get washed up on the beach?

  • The Current - March

    And so it begins...

    In the wonderful style of Spring, we are delighted to announce that UK manufacturing has now begun, using a fibre containing seaweed and fully traceable cotton. 

    We hope to produce, one of the most sustainable and environmentally friendly fabrics ever made...

  • Seaweed Sunday - Get foraging!

    Every Sunday we are going to bring you some interesting facts and uses for our favourite living marine treasure, seaweed.

    To kick us off this week, did you know all species of seaweed found with in UK waters are edible...

  • The Current - February

    "No matter how cold the winter, there's a springtime ahead..."

    Well there's not really been much of a Winter here in the UK but then there's still time! 

    Our monthly Newsletter is out, with a full update from Adam about the new very exciting UK manufacturing of our SeaBlend T-shirts...