What Makes Soft Things Soft?

Thanks to Skillshare for supporting this episode of SciShow. Click the link in the description to learn more about Skillshare. [ ♪ Intro ] If you’ve ever run your fingers over a comfy blanket or buried your face in a fluffy cat after a bad day, you’re familiar with just how nice the sensation of […]

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Demo: Module 2 – Natural fibres

Demo: Module 2 – Natural fibres

Welcome to the Knowledge-Academy-online. This demo is concerned with Natural Fibres. The use of the Crisper/Cas9 complex for genome editing was the  triple A’s choice for breakthrough of the year in 2015. There is no apparent reason why, this affordable technique should not be used for fiber genetic engineering. Learn more in unit 1. Silk is a […]

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What is Cashmere? 🐐 – Yarn University #3

What is Cashmere? 🐐 – Yarn University #3

Who doesn’t want to wrap themselves up in a cozy cashmere sweater? Maybe you’ve worked with it before on an extra special project or, perhaps, you’ve just been lucky enough to pet it at the yarn shop. But where does cashmere come from and why the heck is it so expensive? (Pomp and Circumstance)(sheep maaah!) […]

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Sweater Guide: What to look for when you buy a Jumper, how to wear it + Pullover Do’s & Don’ts

Sweater Guide: What to look for when you buy a Jumper, how to wear it + Pullover Do’s & Don’ts

Welcome back to the Gentleman’s Gazette! Today’s video is all about sweaters. We discuss the history from the Aran Islands and Guernsey, all the way to the different styles, v neck and crew neck, the materials, the fit, the quality construction, and everything else you should know about this wonderful wardrobe staple. Sweaters are also […]

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Apresentação: Módulo 2 – Natural fibres

Apresentação: Módulo 2 – Natural fibres

Welcome to the Minho-Academy-online. This demo is concerned with natural fibres. The use of the Crisper/Cas9 complex for genome editing  was the  triple A’s choice for breakthrough of the year in 2015. There is no apparent reason why, this affordable technique should not be used for fiber genetic engineering. Learn more in unit 1. Silk is […]

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Cashmere Explained – How To Spot A Quality Scarf, Sweater, Sport Coat, Avoid Pilling & Wash Kashmir

Cashmere Explained – How To Spot A Quality Scarf, Sweater, Sport Coat, Avoid Pilling & Wash Kashmir

Welcome back to the gentleman’s Gazette. Today’s video is all about cashmere. We discuss what it is, touch on history, the environmental impact, tell you what to look for when you buy it, what quality cashmere is, what crap cashmere is, do’s and don’ts, and how to take care of it. Cashmere today is easily […]

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Is Cashmere the Softest Yarn? 🧶 – Yarn University #6

Is Cashmere the Softest Yarn? 🧶 – Yarn University #6

Imagine the softest most luxurious yarn in the world If your first thought was cashmere, you probably weren’t alone But is it really the softest fiber? Before we can answer that question we first have to know how is it possible to measure softness I mean it seems pretty subjective right? Softness is affected by […]

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