Category Archives: Textiles


Cotton: The Fabric that Made the Modern World. That’s a bold statement. I might doubt the validity of the claim if anyone other than Giorgio Riello had made it. Professor Riello teaches global history at the University of Warwick. He … Continue reading

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Texas Fashion Collection

This is for all of you textile and clothing folks out there….  in other words – members of the HAT committee! As part of our ongoing site visits for next year’s conference here in Texas, we visited the fantastic Texas … Continue reading

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