Category Archives: textiles

Needles in the Stacks: Homage to Nancy Zieman, pt. 2

A few weeks ago, I posted the first half of our Needles in the Stacks series reviewing the books of the late Nancy Zieman. The FIT library has How-To sewing books published by more than a dozen famous sewing teacher-personalities.* … Continue reading

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Needles in the Stacks: Sewing with Nancy Zieman, pt.1

It’s been a while since we’ve put out a Needles in the Stacks issue, so it’s time. The library has a lot of “how-to” sewing books. Many women (and a few men) have converted their passion for sewing into publishing … Continue reading

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Coming soon: Costume Institute Gala!

This is a busy week at FIT, because classes are finishing up and students are turning in the semester’s final research projects. But it’s also the runup to NYC’s biggest fashion event, the Costume Institute Gala. The event is next … Continue reading

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