Textile
A textile or cloth is a flexible woven material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres often referred to as thread or yarn. Yarn is produced by spinning raw fibres of wool, flax, cott...
Textile - Wikipedia
12 AMAZING SEWING HACKS EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW
12 AMAZING SEWING HACKS EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW
Making $35,000 Bonsai Scissors
When it comes to Japanese craftsmanship, knives often get all the glory. But in the city of Sakai, where traditional metalwork goes back centuries, there is one man who has built his legacy on somethi...
How Sewing Works
How sewing works!
HHmong Co-operative Hemp Cooperative in Lung Tam Village. Ha Giang, Vietnam
HA GIANG, Vietnam Hmong Co-operative Hemp Cooperative in Lung Tam Village. Ha Giang, Vietnam Peek In Motion I Who Are They? Two curious travellers who decided to lend their professional skills to.....
Allan Brown demonstrates the processes... - Caroline Rousset-Johnson
Allan Brown demonstrates the processes he takes nettle plants through, in order to extract a usable fibre for textiles. A Facebook group 'Nettles For Textiles' is available, for those seeking to...
Dior - Step inside the hidden world of the Paris embroidery
Step inside the hidden world of the Paris xzatelier Maison Vermont, responsible for the masterful decoration found on Maria Grazia Chiuri’s Autumn-Winter 2017-18 haute couture creations,...
20 Weirdest Rugs For Your Home
Strange rugs and carpets for the people who like to decorate their homes in the most creative ways here are 20 weird ideas for you! Subscribe to Talltanic ht...
Oriental Rug Motifs and Design Glossary - Jessie's Oriental Rugs
A glossary of Oriental rug and Persian rug motifs, designs and more. Learn more about Oriental rug designs, motifs and more.
11 Most Truly Inaccurate War Films To Hit The Big Screen!
Nothing better than watching a film that is 'based on true accounts'. Except when those true accounts get so twisted and distorted that you forget what the film is about! When you look at a real histo...
Making Clothes Out Of Gelatin Could Reduce Agricultural Waste
From gummy bears to silky mousses, gelatin is essential for making some of our favorite sweets. Now scientists are exploring another use for the common food ingredient: spinning it into yarn so it can...
Sizing Up The Met Gala Red Carpet
The theme is “China: Through the Looking Glass,” which has many guests dressing in East Asian-influenced garb. Among those who have walked the red carpet are Sarah Jessica Parker in a custom H&M gown ...
10 Most Expensive Carpets in the World
The rug or carpet of a room contributes a significant portion of a value of a home. For your enjoyment, here are the top 10 most expensive carpets ever sold
Batik
UNESCO: Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity - 2009 URL: http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/RL/00170 Description: The technique...
Everlasting blossoms
The McPherson Family performs Leaning On The Everlasting Arms at the 2007 Bean Blossom Gospel Festival in Bean Blossom, IN.
History of clothing and textiles
The study of the history of clothing and textiles traces the availability and use of textiles and other materials and the development of technology for the making of clothing over human history. The w...
History of clothing and textiles - Wikipedia
Dye
A dye is a colored substance that has an affinity to the substrate to which it is being applied. The dye is generally applied in an aqueous solution, and requires a mordant to improve the fastness of ...
Dye - Wikipedia
Fiber
Fiber (or fibre; from the Latin fibra) is a natural or synthetic string or used as a component of composite materials, or, when matted into sheets, used to make products such as paper, papyrus, or fel...
Fiber - Wikipedia
Linens
Not to be confused with the fabric linenLinens are fabric household goods intended for daily use, such as bedding, tablecloths and towels. "Linens" may also refer to church linens, meaning the altar c...
Linens - Wikipedia
Notion
Notion may refer to: