Tag: Fabric

What is Quiana? Find out here…

What is Quiana? Find out here…

Quiana is a Nylon that was introduced by DU PONT in the late 1960′s. The fabric is special because it is light and wrinkle-resistent.  

 

What is a Shantung?

What is a Shantung?

Shantung is a “hand loomed silk originally produced in the Shantung province of China. Shantung is thin and soft, woven with uneven yarns to produce …

 

Behind the trend… Tweed

Behind the trend… Tweed

  Tweed was once …

 

Behind the Trend… The sailor Collar

Behind the Trend… The sailor Collar

The sailor collar …

 

Did you know…The history behind Cashmere

Did you know…The history behind Cashmere

Cashmere is made from a Kashmir goat which is found in Inner Mongolia, the People’s republic of China, Iran, Iraq, Turkey, and Afghanistan. Cashmere is …

 

Behind the Trend… Nylon

Behind the Trend… Nylon

Nylon is a generic term for a manufactured  fibre in which the fibre-forming substance is any long chain synthetic poly amide which recurring amide groups. Nylon was …

 

Behind the trend…Cire

Behind the trend…Cire

So Cire is a French word for ‘waxed’.  This is a process whereby wax, heat and pressure are applied to fabrics such as satin, producing …

 

Just had to share…The Frock Coat.

Just had to share…The Frock Coat.

Thank you Style Studio for this how to video! Love this! http://www.fashionmagazine.com/blogs/fashion/2010/10/12/video-style-studio-the-frock-coat/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

 
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