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1991

Fabric

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Preparing Fabric For Use, Rose Marie Tondl Apr 1991

Preparing Fabric For Use, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Grain perfection is the goal for people who sew. Smart styling and a professional look in clothing construction require correct use of the grain of the fabric. No formula or method can conceal a poorly cut garment.


Nf91-45 Ramie, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 1991

Nf91-45 Ramie, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses ramie.


Nf91-47 Micro-Fibers, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 1991

Nf91-47 Micro-Fibers, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses the advancements of micro-fibers in the clothing industry.


Ec91-2503 Management Of Fabric Pests, Shripat T. Kamble Jan 1991

Ec91-2503 Management Of Fabric Pests, Shripat T. Kamble

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

The common fabric destroying insects in Nebraska are clothes moths, carpet beetles, and silverfish. Clothes moths and carpet beetles feed on and digest wool, leather, cotton, silk, and synthetic fibers. They generally infest clothes, carpets, rugs, upholstery, etc. Silverfish feed principally on paper products, glue, paste, wallpaper, starch, and any food products consumed by humans. They also damage clothing, cotton, linen, rayon and ramie fabrics.

This extension circular explains these insects and the proper ways of eliminating them in your household.


Nf91-48 Sewing With Micro-Fibers, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 1991

Nf91-48 Sewing With Micro-Fibers, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact offers suggestions for working with micro-fibers.


G91-1028 Preparing Fabric For Use, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 1991

G91-1028 Preparing Fabric For Use, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Grain perfection is the goal for people who sew.

Smart styling and a professional look in clothing construction require correct use of the grain of the fabric. No formula or method can conceal a poorly cut garment.

Garment pieces cut or pulled off grain will not fit correctly and will hang poorly when worn. Whether simple or elaborate in design, the fabric shows whether or not it has been cut on the exact grain.


Nf91-44 Ineffectiveness Of Home Remedy Dye Setting Treatments, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 1991

Nf91-44 Ineffectiveness Of Home Remedy Dye Setting Treatments, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses methods for setting dyes in fabrics.