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My Favorite Fashion Books, Part I: Fabrics
As a Fashion professor, I read a lot of fashion books.
Fashion textbooks, fashion biographies, fashion reference books, you name it.
To start off ...
"I've been sewing my whole life but I really don't know a lot about fabrics"
Does this sound familiar? I used to think that I knew all I needed to know about fabrics just because I grew up sewing from a young age. Wrong!
Am I using the right fabric for my garment sewing project?
Let's determine if you're using the right fabric for your sewing project!
1. Fabric Properties
To start, you'll want to consider what kind of ga...
What Are Good Sources for Linen Clothes?
I recently got this question via TikTok
What Exactly is Linen Anyway?
What's up Fashion Geeks? Let's Talk about Linen
Why Do People Wear Clothes?
Clothing has existed since prehistoric times, but WHY?
Fashion Story Time! Episode 1: The Madras Skirt
My mom taught me how to use her sewing machine when I was 7 years old. Every summer when we were off school...
What Exactly Is Felt?
What's the Deal with Felt? In my previous video we were talking about knit fabrics vs woven fabrics, but felt is "nonwoven"...
Knit Fabrics vs Woven Fabrics
The #1 thing you need to know about fabrics is the difference between a knit and a woven
Fun Facts About Wool
I know what you're thinking, "Yeah, yeah I know all about wool. It comes from sheep..."
Fabric made from wood?!
A fabric made from wood?!? Yep, it's rayon, and it's made from wood pulp.
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