By Debby Stinson, Museum of Art/WSU PULLMAN, Wash. – “Unconventional Pairings,” an exhibit that spans historic textile garments, works of fine art, architectural renderings, and furnishings, will be open for viewing Oct. 16-Nov. 3 at the WSU School of Design and Construction Gallery.
By Seth Truscott, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences PULLMAN, Wash. – Whether it’s exploring ways to “upcycle” cotton waste into valuable fibers or promoting adoption of biodegradable plastic mulch for farmers, Ting Chi is leading the way to a sustainable future for the textile and apparel industry.
By Seth Truscott, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences PULLMAN, Wash. – Attractive, comfortable clothing that fits a range of body sizes isn’t just an American desire – it’s global. A Washington State University researcher is exploring ways for African women of all sizes and shapes to look and feel good in modern […]
PULLMAN, Wash. – An apparel merchandising professor working with the Speedo company on plus-size swimwear research is seeking Washington State University women faculty and staff to participate in a 1-hour focus group.
PULLMAN — Move over Santino. Watch out, Daniel V. and Chloe. Fashion design students at Washington State University are deep in the throes of their own “Project Runway.” Like the novice designers on the popular reality television show that has its season finale tonight, WSU fashion majors – mostly seniors – are designing their own […]
Debuting Wednesday, March 30, at the CUB Gallery is a textile design exhibit by University of Nebraska, Lincoln faculty member and artist Vince Quevedo. His life-size sculptural garments depict the sins of greed, shown at left, anger, envy, gluttony, pride, sloth and lust.
WSU’s Apparel, Merchandising and Textiles program won the first institutional-level scholarship competition at Fashion Group International of Seattle. This is an annual competition among universities, which make proposals to FGI. Deborah Vandermar, the group’s co-chair for the event, said four universities applied for the 2002 scholarship and grant, and WSU’s proposal won. The scholarship grant, […]