1. Anka Domaske and “a small research team at the Fiber Institute at the University of Bremen” came up with a way to take casein from sour organic milk that doesn’t meet German standards for sale to humans, heat it, mix it with things as beeswax and then spin the material into threads.

    — 

    Wear Milk? Apparently You Can : The Two-Way

    Milk. It does a body good.

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  1. tballardbrown:

Carl Van Vechten took a series of portraits of African Americans with gorgeous textiles. This one is of the singer Eartha Kitt.

Read the article about his exhibit at Yale: http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/digitallibrary/livingportraits.html

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    tballardbrown:

    Carl Van Vechten took a series of portraits of African Americans with gorgeous textiles. This one is of the singer Eartha Kitt.

    Read the article about his exhibit at Yale: http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/digitallibrary/livingportraits.html

    (Source: 456aprilmayjune)

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