Get Into Textiles

2018
25:00

Season 1, Episode 7 (Testing Textiles)

3.0 2 x
This resource looks at the different tests fabrics and products have to undergo before they hit the shelves. Using examples from high street retailer, New Look and outdoor specialists, Millets and Blacks.
27:00

Season 1, Episode 3 (Ict In Textiles: Design, Practice And Process)

3.0 9 x
This resource looks at the impact of new technology on the global fashion and textile industry. A top fashion design house shows how ICT, CAD and CAM has revolutionised the way they communicate.
31:00

Season 1, Episode 2 (Smart Textiles)

3.0 3 x
New technology and processes are combining with traditional textiles to create a new generation of smarter, more technical products than ever before.
26:00

Season 1, Episode 1 (Recycled And Sustainable Textiles)

3.0 11 x
This resource shows how textile designers are meeting the challenge from government and consumers to meet the 6Rs. Case studies include: shoes made from old tyres and seatbelts; bags made from recycled materials.
25:00

Season 1, Episode 6 (Dyeing And Printing)

3.0 8 x
This resource provides clear explanations and footage of: dye recipes being developed and tested in the laboratory; industrial printing methods including flat-bed, carousel and roller screen-print.
27:00

Season 1, Episode 8 (Finishing Textiles)

3.0 12 x
Using case studies from top fashion houses, textile designers and the world's most innovative companies, this series showcases textiles in the 21st century.
26:00

Season 1, Episode 4 (Cad/cam In Textile Manufacturing)

3.0 3 x
This resource looks at how CAD/CAM is transforming all sections of the textile industry, from digital printing and embroidery to knitting and laser cutting.
28:00

Season 1, Episode 5 (Mass Production Systems And Techniques)

3.0 18 x
This resource provides numerous examples of commercial production methods and systems, including job, batch, quantity/mass production and JIT. It includes examples of both hand and digitized pattern laying.
Episodes 2017
29:00

Season 1, Episode 9 (Ethical Textiles)

3.0 21 x
Using case studies from top fashion houses, textile designers and the world's most innovative companies, this series showcases textiles in the 21st century.
Episodes 2016
28:00

Season 1, Episode 11 (Textiles: Environmental Impacts)

3.0 60 x
Using case studies from top fashion houses, textile designers and the world's most innovative companies, this series showcases textiles in the 21st century.
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