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fashion and textile management

Dean David Hinks, President John Hauser, President Garrett Hinshaw

Jan 25, 2022

Why the Wilson College of Textiles Is Teaming Up With Community Colleges

A set of agreements with community college's in North Carolina's piedmont will bring new talent to both the Wilson College of Textiles and the state's textile industry. 

Models on runway

Jan 20, 2022

Fashion For All 

Two master’s students are designing the future of inclusive, expressive apparel. 

Student project screenshot

Jan 7, 2022

Understanding and Applying: Project Challenges Students to Develop Apparel Line

Fashion and textile management students collaborate across concentrations to explore all the steps to develop a brand name apparel line. 

Gymnast Grace Hunter

Dec 21, 2021

Wilson College Student, Professor Explain the Textile Science Behind Gymnastics Uniform

Gymnast Grace Hunter says studying fashion and textile management has provided her with a better appreciation for her leotards. 

Rob (left) and Rick (right)

Dec 3, 2021

Like Music to His Ears: Celebrating a Father’s Legacy of Love and Wolfpack Spirit

Rick Elmore '92 built upon the legacy of his father, Robert “Bob” Elmore ’69, through his attendance, service and generosity to the Wilson College of Textiles. 

Dr. Byoungho “Ellie” Jin,

Nov 19, 2021

Professor Brings Experience, Expertise to International Organization During Presidency

Dr. Byoungho “Ellie” Jin has leveraged industry connections and knowledge to make a big impact on the International Textile and Apparel Association. 

Threads Fashion Show model

Nov 2, 2021

Watch Threads Senior Collection Fashion Show

The show is available to stream now and a virtual reality experience will launch soon. 

Wilson College Tutors (Molly Pruett, Jenna Segmiller, Emma Stover, and Dane Hunt)

Oct 27, 2021

Peer Tutoring Provides In-Building Support to Wilson College Students

Students who need a little extra help with a textiles or prerequisite course have access to peer tutors across three degree programs. 

Anna Labar and Alex Tointon

Oct 18, 2021

Students Explore Sustainability in Textiles Through Research, New Course

A new course at the Wilson College of Textiles equips students with the sustainability knowledge to effect change. Two undergraduate students provided insight to make the class impactful for their classmates. 

Lily Barozzini

Oct 14, 2021

Student Creativity, Research Flourish Despite Pandemic

See student work and research, from fashion design to fiber and polymer science.