NMG Lunchtime Seminars: Focus on Winter Textiles
You are invited to join us for our monthly virtual event where we will be focusing on Winter Textiles
The interactive seminar will also provide the opportunity for Questions and Answers and we often hang around at the end for a fun and engaging panel session.
You will hear from
Anita Raymond Grey - What would be your fashion choice when outside is −64.4 °C?
- Anita's talk looks into the traditional garments of tribes and small ethnic groups living in Siberia and how they managed to survive the coldest winters on Earth: materials, techniques, ways of finishing and treatment of the materials.
Professor Jinsong Shen - Shrink-resist finishing of wool
The talk will be about the wool fibre structure and the new approaches of shrink-resistant finishing for machine washable wool.
Professor Ningtao Mao
13:00 – Start and greetings
13:05 – Presentations
14:00 – General discussion
14.30 – Close
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