The characteristics and properties of fabrics are to a great extent determined by the raw materials from which they are made: the fibres.
This Understanding Fabrics- Fibres and Fabrics course from London College of Fashion explores how the fibre content of fabrics helps to determine their characteristics, quality and cost.
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- The major natural and manmade fibres, their origins, properties and production will be examined and the related terminology explained
- Suitable end uses for fabrics composed of the different fibre types will be discussed
- New fibres, brands and different fibre blends are also discussed
- You will learn how to recognise different fibres in fabrics and what to look for when sourcing
- 1 days
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DisciplinesDesign Fashion, Textiles and Luxury Goods Fashion Design View 170 other Short Courses in Design in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:
- A pen & notepad
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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