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The Museum of Russian Icons presents Rushnyky: Sacred Ukrainian textiles, an exhibition celebrating and exploring Ukrainian culture through one of its most ancient and valued traditions. Rushnyky are ornately embroidered woven textiles that function at the core of many life-cycle ceremonies and rituals ...
London, UK - The Portuguese textile industry is attracting a growing number of British customers seeking quality, proximity and ease of communication, according to some companies attending the 12th edition of the London textile Fair. At the entrance to the fair, in the Business design Centre, the 6Dias stand receives ...
consumers aspire to have clothing and gear that are functional, beautiful and meaningful - textiles that are made in a more sustainable and responsible way. ... Archroma will also demonstrate to ISPO visitors how its One Way Process Simulator allows brands, retailers and textile manufacturers to take ...
RALEIGH, N.C. -- January 11, 2018 -- VF corporation and North Carolina State University today announced a collaborative, strategic partnership that will support student development at NC State and advance apparel and textiles innovation within VF. "VF is proud to partner with NC State University, one ...
One of Manchester's largest surviving textile mills will be turned into swanky flats - and it's for owner occupiers only. Following a £50m .... We think it'll be pretty cool to say that you live in one of Manchester's largest surviving textile mills and we can't wait to get started on restoring it to its former glory." ...

Dominic Wade will spend up to $350,000 this year to speed up production of the nylon, polyester and silk fabric he makes for customers who manufacture everything from aircrafts and cars to home decor and medical supplies. The president and owner of Mohawk Fabric Co. in Amsterdam, New York, ...
Tesla Model 3 buyers first noted a material change for the vehicle's interior trim from a Alcantara-like material to textile fabric. Though Tesla has never officially marketed the type of material used in Model 3's interior, many would-be buyers, especially those who opted-in for the car's Premium Upgrades ...
... a collaborative studio run by textile artists Matti Sloman and Emily Winter. The Weaving Mill partners with Envision Unlimited to teach adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the art of handweaving. The program is called WEFT: West Town education for textiles. WEFT artists work in groups ...
... because textiles were such a vital part of Alabama history, Bemis Company that led the nation in creating bags - what an ordinary thing - they changed the landscape of quilt history," Wright said during her presentation, later adding, "If Bemis had not pushed to keep that textile bag alive, the landscape of ...
Either way, the textile industry is gearing up for what may be a revolution in clothing. According to IdTechEX, a market research firm, the market for electronic clothes, or e-textiles, could reach $5 billion USD by 2027. However, there is a roadblock on the way to achieving this goal. Apparently, safely storing ...
People visit the Heimtextil, the world's leading trade fair for home and contract textiles in Frankfurt, Germany, on Jan. 9, 2018. Some 2,975 exhibitors from more than 60 countries and regions attended the trade fair this year. (Xinhua/Luo Huanhuan). FRANKFURT, Jan. 9 (Xinhua) -- The World's largest ...
And sustainable textiles are becoming "bigger and bigger" in Japan due to consumer demand. "[Many] consumers care about this very much. They want to know where the products are coming from." Yatabe also noted that the textile Salon "will evoke inspiration and creativity" for fabric buyers pursuing ...
For decades, the South African textile industry has supported the economies of several cities across the country. Over time, the industry have had to deal with competition, especially from China with it cheap imports and other major brands. Despite government support, the South African textile sector is ...
An apparel and textiles park will be set up on the outskirts of the state capital for which a land tract spread over more than 100 acres has been earmarked, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi said here today. Speaking after the inauguration of a three-day fair organized by the Bihar Readymade ...
textiles are among the fastest-growing segment of the residential waste stream, with 85 percent of the material getting landfilled, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. And to help divert this accumulating waste, Solon, Ohio-based Simple recycling is collecting textiles curbside for free.
During the run of the exhibition, the Circle of arts will host gallery talks and workshops that focus on the art of textiles. Saline artist Valerie Mann who has had work represented at ArtPrize in Grand Rapids as well as in galleries and museums across the United States will give an Inner Circle Gallery Talk at ...

In recent years, textile-based electronics (e-textiles), as new-fashioned wearable devices, have drawn surging attentions in applications such as artificial skins, motion detection, and health monitoring systems since they can perfectly combine the functionality of wearable electronics with the soft and comfort ...
He was awarded the Order of the British Empire in 2011 for his services to the textile industry, having become a liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Weavers in 2006 and joining its court also in 2011, later becoming chairman of its textile committee. He was also chairman of the Scottish textiles ...
Light industry enterprises of Uzbekistan exported products worth $1.1 billion to 50 nations in 2017 and the share of value-added products exceeded 40 per cent. The number of exporting enterprises rose from 293 in early 2017 to 350 by the year end. The country produces around 1.4 million tonnes of cotton ...
Apparel textile Sourcing Canada, held every August in Toronto, will now have a sister show with the debut of the Apparel Textile Sourcing Miami trade ... In addition, ATS-M will feature a "Made in USA" pavilion showcasing U.S.-based manufacturers who source apparel and textiles from abroad for their ...
textile materials, furniture and other goods at a textile shop in a lane close to 10 pillars of Tirumalai Naik period at Vilakkuthoon were gutted on Wednesday. Neighbours noticed the fire after they heard unusual noise from the two-storey building located in a narrow lane off North Vadambokki Street at ...
A bill of lading shows that the October 18 shipment, originating from the port of Rajin, was for textile goods amounting to just over USD$76,746 at under 20 cents per unit. A second bill of lading is present for an October 29 shipment, also originating from the port of Rajin, for textiles costing just over ...
It's the kind of labour-intensive industry that seems ripe for automation. But the company has now made it clear that it intends to continue betting on a human labour force. It contends that this is currently a more cost-effective option than machines in developing markets. This throws India's textile export failure ...
His enthusiasm for the UK textiles and clothing sector was undimmed after almost 50 years in the industry. He remained fanatical in his desire to see traditional skills valued and nurtured for a new generation. Interviewed by Scottish textile designer Hamish Carruthers for the Drapers 130th anniversary book ...
As Tamil Nadu gets ready to celebrate the New Year, a small community of Nigerians in the textile town of Tirupur has little to cheer about. The police have told the community to ... They first came to buy garments to sell back in Nigeria, a major importer of Indian textiles. "At that time, local traders were happy ...
Vietnam has prepared new regulations on formaldehyde and azo dyes limits in textile products manufactured, imported, distributed and sold in the country. The regulations have been issued by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) and will come into effect on May 1, 2018. Earlier in 2017, the MOIT had ...
Coimbatore-headquartered Sharadha Terry Products has unveiled a new brand identity and logo for the 'Micro Cotton' brand of home textile products and reaffirmed its commitment to strengthen its presence in India. Its Director, D Vikram Krishna, told BusinessLine that the company was one of the first from ...
Though exports are showing growth issues with GST remain. "China is reporting positive activity and demand is picking up in the U.S. and the European Union," said Siddhartha Rajagopal, executive director, Cotton textiles Export Promotion Council. "These are expected to augur well for Indian textile and ...
"One of the effective forms of further development of the textile industry will be the creation of clusters. This model implies the organization of a single production cycle, which includes the cultivation of raw cotton, primary processing and its further processing at ginneries with the release of final products," ...
"The textile industry requires many skills from its employees, since jobs can vary from making fireman uniforms, up to high fashion pieces," assured Bowen. For Bowen, the ... "textile companies in Georgia depend on the North American Free Trade Agreement to supply companies in Mexico," he explained.
2018 may turn out to be a challenging year for India's textile and garment industry, with exporters still reeling under the impact of GST and outward shipments likely to miss the USD 45 billion target for 2017-18. Garment exporters have been demanding that the duty reimbursement to them be retained at the ...
... an Okinawan textile fabric made from banana plant fibers. Originating from the 13th or 14th century, Basho-fu was used to make traditional Okinawan kimonos. Basho-fu kimonos were popular among all classes of people in the Ryukyu Kingdom, which ruled Okinawa from 1429 to 1879. Basho-fu textiles ...
The excavations at the Dyck cliff dwelling recovered a full range of woven materials including textiles, sandals, skirts, cords, braids, ropes, matting, bags, and nets. There is abundant evidence indicating that an important activity in the cliff dwelling was the weaving of cotton and non-cotton textiles. Evidence ...
... be a bit low. So cash stocks will be a bit easier to drive around. So Aarti Industries is a buy with a stoploss of Rs 1,100, target of Rs 1,175." He further added, "V-Guard Industries is a buy with a stoploss of Rs 238, target of Rs 254. Vardhman textiles is a buy with a stoploss of Rs 1,350, target of Rs 1,430." ...
For about a century, central Mumbai's Parel and Elphinston area was best known for textile mills. They started the transformation into a commercial and F&B hub in the past one-and-half decade. While the major chunk of the 900-acre mill land in this area gave rise to skyscraper office complexes and posh ...
Though exports are showing growth issues with GST remain. "China is reporting positive activity and demand is picking up in the U.S. and the European Union," said Siddhartha Rajagopal, executive director, Cotton textiles Export Promotion Council. "These are expected to augur well for Indian textile and ...
"One of the effective forms of further development of the textile industry will be the creation of clusters. This model implies the organization of a single production cycle, which includes the cultivation of raw cotton, primary processing and its further processing at ginneries with the release of final products," ...
Coimbatore-headquartered Sharadha Terry Products has unveiled a new brand identity and logo for the 'Micro Cotton' brand of home textile products and reaffirmed its commitment to strengthen its presence in India. Its Director, D Vikram Krishna, told BusinessLine that the company was one of the first from ...
"The textile industry requires many skills from its employees, since jobs can vary from making fireman uniforms, up to high fashion pieces," assured Bowen. For Bowen, the ... "textile companies in Georgia depend on the North American Free Trade Agreement to supply companies in Mexico," he explained.
2018 may turn out to be a challenging year for India's textile and garment industry, with exporters still reeling under the impact of GST and outward shipments likely to miss the USD 45 billion target for 2017-18. Garment exporters have been demanding that the duty reimbursement to them be retained at the ...
... an Okinawan textile fabric made from banana plant fibers. Originating from the 13th or 14th century, Basho-fu was used to make traditional Okinawan kimonos. Basho-fu kimonos were popular among all classes of people in the Ryukyu Kingdom, which ruled Okinawa from 1429 to 1879. Basho-fu textiles ...
The excavations at the Dyck cliff dwelling recovered a full range of woven materials including textiles, sandals, skirts, cords, braids, ropes, matting, bags, and nets. There is abundant evidence indicating that an important activity in the cliff dwelling was the weaving of cotton and non-cotton textiles. Evidence ...
It was gathered that the police acted on distress calls that the hoodlums had been making life miserable for people living in the area. Our correspondent also gathered that the gunmen had attacked one lbrahim Abubakar of Kachi village in Wushishi, shot him in the head and made away with 35 new textiles ...
HASTINGS -- "Fire & Ice: The faceted textiles of MJ Kinman" is coming to the Jackson Dinsdale Art Center (JDAC) at Hastings College on Jan. 2-26. Artist MJ Kinman, a native of Hastings who now lives in Louisville, Ky., works with fabric and paint to create giant portraits of colored gemstones. "Inspired by ...
The Goods and Services tax (GST) appears to have taken the sheen out of the textile business during the Christmas-Sankranti season in Srikakulam and Vizianagaram as a majority of the traders have scaled down their operations amidst various curbs imposed by officials. With the e-way bill system and ...
If you happen to drop wax on the heirloom textile, the best thing to do is wait for it to dry. Try putting an ice cube on the spot to make the wax brittle. Then, take a dull knife and scrape away the wax. Despite what you may have heard, don't iron the wax spot between two paper towels. The heat will drive the ...
Islamabad: Exports of value-added textile products posted a growth of over 12 per cent year-on-year to $3.46 billion in the first five months of 2017-18, ... Exports of made-up articles, excluding towels, increased 7.8pc while those of art, silk and synthetic textiles rose 53.3pc during the period under review.
Despite a brightening of the EU economy, textiles and clothing activity in the EU lost dynamism in particular towards the end of the year, Euratex, the European Apparel and textile Confederation, reports. According to the latest bulletin released by the textiles group, textiles and clothing moved in opposite ...
Hong Kong-based textiles giant Esquel, the world's largest shirt maker, has put been putting Sustainability at the centre of its business. With sales of US$1.3 billion (860 million yuan) last year, Esquel manufactures over 100 million garments annually for retailers including Marks & Spencer, Ralph Lauren, ...


 

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