What Are Skin-Friendly Fabrics?
In this bitesize Lesson, Mery Diez Herbosa, representing the team behind PYRATES Smart Fabrics, provides a helpful introduction to skin-friendly fabrics, including which toxic chemicals you should be avoiding and which properties to embrace for clothing that is healthy for the skin and the environment!
In this video you'll learn:
- What constitutes a toxic chemical and a list of specific chemicals you should be avoiding if you want your clothing to be skin-friendly
- What kind of fibre is the most beneficial for skin health
- The properties a fabric needs for it be considered skin-friendly
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Identifying Common Faults In Fashion Fabricswith Sarah Blackham
Product technologist Sarah Blackham takes us through a three-part session on fabric testing. In part one we identify common faults in fashion fabrics, with a look at considerations you should make when working and communicating with a fabric producer.
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