A brief history of clothes

“Vain trifles as they seem, clothes have, they say, more important offices than to merely keep us warm. They change our view of the world and the world's view of us.” ― Virginia Woolf, Orlando Clothing may have been around for hundreds of thousands of years, with some scientists proposing that it may have been [...]

Textiles, fabrics and cloth

“What a strange power there is in clothing.” ― Isaac Bashevis Singer Cloth is such a basic part of our lives that most of us don't give it a second thought as we wear it. We're concerned mostly with its color and the way it looks, but how did it get that way? How is [...]