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September 30, 2016


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The Top 10 Trends From Bridal Fashion Week Another beautiful bridal fashion week has come to an end, and that means it’s time to look back on the latest wedding dress trends to make their way down the runway! Last season’s romantic 3-D floral details were still in full bloom, while plunging necklines were seen in almost every collection (get ready to bare that décolletage 2017 brides!), and big, bold florals embroidered otherwise sleek minimal looks. Read more… Today We Carry Technology, Tomorrow We'll Wear It. As we head toward 2017, nanotechnology has made fibers smarter. Conductive yarns mean the fabrics that we wear and sit and sleep on can suddenly communicate with our devices. And 3D printing could change the way we think about, produce, wear, and even buy clothes. Wearable technology was never meant to stop at a smart watch or a fitness band. True wearable tech is only now getting stitched together. Read more…
Maggie Sottero Design's Latest Collections Show Off All the Wedding Dress Trends Inspired by the runway collections of Maggie Sottero Designs, we've rounded up our favorite new looks for 2016 and 2017 brides — from down-to-there necklines to alluring off-the-shoulder looks, these trends are ready to walk down the aisle! Read more… Going away this weekend? Pack-light tips courtesy of Instagram's most-stylish It's now officially the season of trying to squeeze four days worth of outfit options into an Easyjet-approved carry on. Packing light for a weekend away can be a headache, whether you're going on a holiday break or a trip to the countryside. We have turned to the professional packers (a.k.a Instagram style stars) to learn some pack-light styling lessons... Read more…
Textile scientist on quest to identify smelliest fabrics Do you have a piece of clothing that smells icky or downright stinks under the arms, even after you wash it? Do NOT throw it out. Instead, donate it to science! Textile scientist Rachel McQueen of UAlberta's Department of HUman Ecology, and undergraduate student Lauren Degenstein are looking for stinky clothes to identify which fabrics and fabric blends are most prone to odour buildup. Read more… Textile Sculptures Created From Dozens of Multicolored Orbs Chilean textile artist Serena Garcia Dalla Venezia creates colorful arrangements of hand-sewn fabric balls, producing artwork with texture and depth by grouping dozens of differently sized and shaped spheres. Read more…

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