The process combines both textiles and architecture to form the hybrid name ‘Architextiles’; the idea of creating buildings, spaces and structures using mainly textiles practices such as knit and weave, allowing textiles to play a physical role in the construction of buildings.
Garcia, M. (2006). Architecture + Textiles = Architextiles. Architectural Design, 76 (6), 5-11. Doi: 10.1002/ad.345.