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Published: 30 October 2017
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- Jacqui Howells
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Classification of Fibres relevant to Fashion and Textiles

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This unit covers the specification elements related to the classification of the main fibre groups relevant to Fashion and Textiles (2.3.3(a)). It is designed to provide a background to the topic but is not inclusive of all potential material required for examination purposes.  Both teacher and students will also need to undertake their own research/reading/practical activities in order to provide a fully comprehensive coverage of the specification content relating to fibre classification. Suggested tasks for further investigation, debate and study are included.

Textiles
fashion
fibres
natural
man-made
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