Sep 5, 2017  |  Our People

Kayla Brewer ‘14 Opens Voda Boutique Downtown

College of Textiles alumna Kayla Brewer always knew her future was fashion. From the moment she decided she wanted to own a clothing store, each class she took and every position she worked was part of a larger strategy. Now, just three years after graduation, she has opened Voda, a women’s clothing and accessories boutique in downtown Raleigh.

Sep 5, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Investing in Ideas like Zika Protection

One of five projects to receive support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund is led by the College of Textiles and looks at creating an insecticide-free, protective, comfortable and breathable clothing linen that defends against biting insects.

Aug 25, 2017

Boost Your Career Credentials with an Internship

School is back in session, and it’s the perfect time to start looking for next summer’s internship. Read on for tips to build your resume, forge connections and snag your dream internship.

Aug 24, 2017  |  Our People

Passion for Sustainability Inspires Alum’s New Venture

Recent Fashion and Textile Design graduate Grace Brian found inspiration at home and abroad to connect cultures and bring together communities through artisan made goods. Her new online store Care+Co Market will offer consumers “high-quality, stylish products that are intended to be used for a lifetime.”

Aug 14, 2017  |  Giving Back

Meet the 2017 Centennial Scholars

The 2017 Class of Centennial Scholars are among the College of Textiles' best and brightest students. Get to know them.

Aug 11, 2017  |  Giving Back

Kathryn Carter

Kathryn Carter of Raleigh, has been awarded the Westpoint Pepperell Centennial Scholarship. She will study Fashion and Textile Management.

Aug 11, 2017  |  Giving Back

Susannah Grover

Susannah Grover of Waxhaw, N.C., has been awarded the Charles and Lucy Little Centennial Scholarship.

Aug 11, 2017  |  Giving Back

Olivia Reiber

Olivia Reiber of Gastonia, N.C., has been awarded the Kimbrell (Distinguished) Centennial Scholarship and will study Fashion and Textile Management.

Aug 11, 2017  |  Giving Back

Lillian O’Brien

Lillian O’Brien of Raleigh, N.C., graduated from Cardinal Gibbons High School and was awarded the Close Family Centennial Scholarship. She studying Fashion and Textile Design.

Jul 26, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Looming Progress

The weaving process comes to a halt when yarn runs out on a loom. NC State textiles researchers have applied to patent an innovative solution to reduce that downtime.