This timeline of clothing and textiles technology covers the events of fiber and flexible woven material worn on the body; including making, modification, usage, and knowledge of tools, machines, techniques, crafts, and manufacturing systems (technology).

Fibers and fabrics

Flax flowers
Flax flowers

Tools and machines

Ancient and prehistoric

Mittens done in "nålebinding"
Mittens done in "nålebinding"

Medieval period

Early modern period

Eli Whitney's original cotton gin patent, dated March 14, 1794
Eli Whitney's original cotton gin patent, dated March 14, 1794

Late modern period

A copy of Barthélemy Thimonnier's sewing machine from about 1830
A copy of Barthélemy Thimonnier's sewing machine from about 1830

Contemporary

Treatments, dyes, and finishes

See also

Notes

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  3. ^ a b Lambert, Joseph B. (2008-08-06). Traces of the Past: Unraveling the Secrets of Archaeology Through Chemistry. Basic Books. ISBN 978-0786725731.
  4. ^ a b c Jenkins 2003, p. 39–47.
  5. ^ Roche, Julian (1994). The International Cotton Trade. Cambridge, England: Woodhead Publishing Ltd. p. 5.
  6. ^ Jenkins 2003, p. 30–39.
  7. ^ Bernstein, Richard (13 January 1999). "BOOKS OF THE TIMES; Silent Giants as Guides on an Ancient Thoroughfare". The New York Times. Retrieved 26 August 2017.
  8. ^ a b Shelagh Vauinker in Anne Farrer (ed), "Caves of the Thousand Buddhas", 1990, British Museum publications, ISBN 0-7141-1447-2
  9. ^ Reigate, Emily (1986). An Illustrated Guide to Lace (1988 ed.). WoodBridge, Suffolk: Antique Collectors Club. p. 11. ISBN 1851490035.
  10. ^ Barber 1991.
  11. ^ a b Theaker 2006.
  12. ^ Bender 1990.
  13. ^ Bennett & Bird 1960.
  14. ^ D.L.Carroll Dating the Foot-powered loom: the Coptic evidence American Journal of Archaeology 1985 vol. 89; 168-73
  15. ^ Lakwete, Angela (2003). Inventing the Cotton Gin: Machine and Myth in Antebellum America. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 1–6. ISBN 9780801873942.
  16. ^ Smith, C. Wayne; Cothren, J. Tom (1999). Cotton: Origin, History, Technology, and Production. Vol. 4. John Wiley & Sons. pp. viii. ISBN 978-0471180456. The first improvement in spinning technology was the spinning wheel, which was invented in India between 500 and 1000 A.D.
  17. ^ Pacey, Arnold (1991) [1990]. Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History (First MIT Press paperback ed.). Cambridge MA: The MIT Press.
  18. ^ Baber, Zaheer (1996). The Science of Empire: Scientific Knowledge, Civilization, and Colonial Rule in India. Albany: State University of New York Press. p. 57. ISBN 0-7914-2919-9.
  19. ^ Habib 2011, p. 53.
  20. ^ Habib 2011, p. 53–54.
  21. ^ zARDADKHANY, 19mohamad97. "Recent Developments in Rapier Weaving Machines in Textiles". ((cite journal)): Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  22. ^ http://www.bisfa.org/
  23. ^ "Wool Products Labeling Act". 12 August 2013.
  24. ^ US 38302041A, Hanes Spencer Booe, published 1942-02-24 
  25. ^ Matsuo, 2008.
  26. ^ Basu, A. (1999). "Progress In Air-Jet Spinning". Textile Progress. 29 (3): 1–38. doi:10.1080/00405169908688877.
  27. ^ Jerde, 1992
  28. ^ US 3483073A, published 1965-07-24 
  29. ^ DE 1810719A1, published 1968-11-19 
  30. ^ Matsuo, 2008
  31. ^ Jerde, 1992.
  32. ^ Bonas.co.uk
  33. ^ US 4872258A, Philip A Ragard, published 1988-09-22 
  34. ^ Color Trade Journal and Textile Chemist: Devoted to the Interests of the Manufacturers and Users of American Dyestuffs and Processors of Textile Fibers and Fabrics. Volume=11-12
  35. ^ Ventola C. L. (2015). "The Antibiotic Resistance Crisis, Part 1: Causes and Threats". Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 40 (4): 277–283. PMC 4378521. PMID 25859123.
  36. ^ US 3079746A, Jr Frederick C Field, published 1961-10-23 
  37. ^ US 3540924, Dow chemical Co, published 1967-12-15 
  38. ^ Wartell, MA; Kleinman, MT & Huey, BM (1999). Strategies to Protect the Health of Deployed U.S. Forces: Force Protection and Decontamination. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US).

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