Textiles

Some articles on textile, textiles:

Lucienne Day
... (née Conradi 5 January 1917 – 30 January 2010) was a British textile designer ... in the Croydon School of Art, where she discovered a love of printed textiles ... I put my inspiration from painting into my textiles, partly, because I suppose I was very practical ...
Singe - Textiles
... See also Heatsetting In the textile industry, loose fibres protruding on the surface of textile goods are singed to remove them ...
Lima Culture - Material Culture - Textiles
... Textiles were considered a symbol of status and wealth, many mummies have been found wrapped in many layers of the finest embroidered tapestries symbolizing a person of power in ... The particular styles of textile in Lima culture have transformed and evolved over time, yielding a variety of textile patterns throughout the ... At certain periods the textiles used geometric, anthropomorphous and animal designs such as birds and felines ...
Calico Acts
... The Calico Acts (1690–1721) banned the import of textiles into England, followed by the restriction of sale of most cotton textiles ... India Company quickly embraced the demand for calico, importing exotic textiles from around the globe into England and creating competition for ... Parliament began to see a decline in domestic textile sales, and an increase in imported textiles from places like China and India ...
Lohrke V. Commissioner - Facts
... was a licensor and inventor as well as President for Lohrke Textiles, Inc ... (Textiles) ... Although petitioner and Textiles are separate taxable entities, petitioner paid for the damages caused by a defective shipment of fiber for which he owned the patent which ...