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September 21, 2018


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Fabric University, knowledge to make informed fabric decisions
The course curriculum has been developed to provide the knowledge to make informed decisions regarding the purchase and care of fabrics, apparel, home furnishings and other textile products.

Fabric University Course Curriculum

FIBER HISTORY
When were fibers developed and by whom?

FIBER PRODUCTION/BLENDING
The Hows and Whys

FIBER CHARACTERISTICS
Learn what makes each fiber important

FABRIC SEMINAR
Quick, informative

YARN FACTS
Yarn construction, spinning, colors and finishing.

BURN TEST
Identifying Textile fibers

CAREER PATH
Learn About Career Paths in the Apparel & Textile Industry

SCIENCE PROJECT IDEAS
Science Projects involving fabrics. Have fun and learn.

SWEATER & YARN RESOURCE
See examples and learn about knit constructions, knit fabrics and yarn.


Material Wise - Your podcast on Material MattersPODCAST INTERVIEWS
Nancy Fendler of MaterialWise talks with designers and others in the textile industry who share their experience & what inspires them.

 

University Resources

UNIVERSITY RESEACH
Learn about current research being performed at colleges and universities. Let us know about exciting projects at your school to add to our list!.

UNIVERSITY LINKS
Universities that offer degree programs in textile and related disiplines.

NEWS & VIEWS
The Chicest Way To Tie a Scarf On Your Head To show you just how straightforward it is to tie a scarf on your head, see this two-step how-to guide so you can get the look. Read more…
Vikings Knew How to Spin Yarn—But They Weren't the Only Ones Studying textiles is sometimes thought of as less exciting than studying the tools people used to hunt food/ But textiles tell a valuable story that reveals a lot about how people lived their lives. Read more…
What type of Bride are you? Let’s Find your Bridal Style… Being able to explain your bridal style will be not only super useful but also a tool that will allow for you and your wedding planning team to be on the same page and avoid any confusions. Read more…
America’s Oldest Woolen Mill Starts a New Chapter Deep in the hills of rural Pennsylvania, Woolrich continues to craft heirloom blankets. The the public can take a tour four Saturdays a year: in June, August, September, and October. Read more…
How You can you can get involved with the Premmie Knitting Club. A tribe of knitters make beanies,blankets and other knitted gems for the NICU. Read more…
 


DRAPER BODY THERAPY® SLEEP LINERS
This Body Therapy® Sleep Liner offers therapeutic benefits while you sleep. The Sleep Liner allows you to use your already comfortable mattress, while helping to relieve soreness/tension throughout the body. The Draper Body Therapy Sleep Liner contains 85 % Celliant® (Polyester)/15% Recycled PET (Polyester). Celliant® is the world's most technologically advanced fiber, containing a proprietary blend of minerals extruded into a polyester fiber.
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CHILLBAND STUDIO WOMEN'S HEADBAND
Dr. Cool's Women's Studio cooling headbands provide chemical-free comfort and cooling. They are made using Coolcore's patented cooling technology, which provides three distinct functions: wicking, moisture circulation and regulated evaporation. The result is a stylish accessory piece that can go from "work out" to "out and about" with ease. Colors: Blue, Curaco, Fuscia, and Watercolor.
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