Duchess of Cambridge to explore interest in textiles
Kate’s great-great-grandfather, Francis Martineau Lupton, operated William Lupton & Company, a textile manufacturing business, with his brothers.
The science of knitting, math & amazing potential
In picking a knit stitch you are not only choosing the geometry but also the elastic properties of the fabric. That allows you to build in the right mechanical properties for anything from aerospace engineering to tissue scaffolding materials
The Best Spring Color Trends to Try If You're a Blonde, Brunette, or Redhead
We often pick our clothes based on the weather, work, trends, and flattering silhouettes for our body type. But have you ever chosen to wear a piece of clothing based on your hair color?
Need knitters to weave Warm Memories Scarves for Grieving Children
A call is out for knitters to help children with the grieving process. The scarves will be created for Palliative Manitoba in partnership with Canadian Virtual Hospice. The goal is to have 200 knitted by May.
If You Can Make Tea, You Can Dye with Onion Skin Scraps
Food scraps are great for building soil but, you know, could also give a splash of earthy color to an otherwise boring white cotton pillowcase.
HANK'S SURPLUS TACTICAL ASSAULT 3 DAY BACKPACK
At only 4 pounds, Hank's Surplus packed a punch with its Assault 3 day Backpack. If it's an awesome assault pack you need, you’ll find it in the tactical Assault 3 Day Backpack. Made with super strong 500D CORDURA® Classic fabric, this bag is designed to endure anything and it comes with strong nylon webbing. For storage, this pack has three main compartments with two nylon mesh pockets and inside hydration pocket with drain port. Learn more about this technology. Shop for this technology>
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. Learn more about this technology. Shop for this technology.