If you’re interested in discovering what Textiles and Apparel is all about, we have the perfect summer courses for you! Check out Clothing the Planet (TXA f303) and Clothing and Human Behavior (TXA F327). Clothing the Planet (TXA f303, Unique #91455, M,T, W, TH–9:30-11:30am, GEA 100) is an introduction to the production of clothing an [...]
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We are proud to welcome Sarah Scaturro, the Conservator in Charge of the conservation laboratory at The Costume Institute, Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ms. Scaturro will present a talk titled, “The Future of Textile Conservation and Museum Management” and will participate in a panel discussion centered on the topic of textile conservation. She was formerly [...]
Have you ever dreamed of unleashing your inner Vera Wang? You can learn to sew, draft and follow patterns, and complete the garment you have always wanted (but can’t find in stores).
Interested in learning how to sew and make a little black dress? Learn pattern-making techniques from individual body measurements and draft patterns to make your own little black dress. Space is limited in the Fashion Design Workshop and Conference Series, so reserve your spot now! Ready to register? Please follow this link to register for [...]
The University Fashion Group goes above and beyond, and this year they ‘Transcend,’ the theme of the 2013 fashion show. We welcome you to join us at the Frank Erwin Center at 7:15pm (doors open at 5:30pm) on Thursday, April 18, 2013 where our students will present over 120 original designs featuring a intriguing mix [...]
TXA 303 Science to Design, a course in Textiles and Apparel, blends the very best of the disciplines of design, chemistry, business, sociology, conservation studies, and psychology. If you are interested in fashion design, conservation, marketing, retailing, and advertising and wish to know more about how the world of fashion works but are not interested [...]
UT in NYC is the capstone experience for advanced students majoring in retail merchandising or apparel design and conservation in the Division of Textiles and Apparel. This year’s trip will, certainly, be the trip of a lifetime! Our program brochure contains the details and due dates to help with your planning. Need more information? We [...]
Please make plans to attend this information session to learn more about how you can take TXA 365 (Advanced Topics in Textiles and Apparel) in China! Pizza and drinks served. This Maymester program provides students interested in the global apparel industry an opportunity to explore China as part of a 4-week intensive study experience. Through [...]
Alexandra Dieck spent the summer in London. With the world celebrating at her back door, Alexandra didn’t lose focus; she was in London to learn how a high-end luxury brand works.
The University Fashion Group goes above and beyond, and this year they ‘Transcend,’ the theme of the 2013 fashion show. You can find details about this year’s show and highlights from last year’s show.
We wish all of our graduates the very best as they move forward into their futures. We are very proud of you and of your accomplishments! Hook ‘em!
Highlights and Media Coverage of the 2011 Fashion Show “Innovation” University Co-Op Private Label Project Collections Part 1 Collections Part 2 Collections Part 3 Collections Part 4 Evening Bridal Finale Awards Our students made quite an impression on the press, as well. You can find out how Innovation was covered across campus, Austin, Texas, and [...]
Mr. Messura’s talk will address current issues in the global fiber and textile market, with a focus on innovation in the marketing and sustainability of cotton products. Mark Messura serves as Senior Vice President, Global Product Supply Chain division for Cotton Incorporated. The division is responsible for the company’s global product marketing efforts as well [...]
Are you a Textiles and Apparel student interested in working in New York City after graduation? It is never too early to start networking! The NYC Seminar sponsored by the New York Texas Exes provides a fantastic opportunity to meet Texas Exes currently living and working in New York City. Get your foot in the [...]
Sara Stevens, an account manager with women’s run-specialty and fitness apparel brand Oiselle, is bringing the brand to buyers. Stevens explains, “I use everything I have learned.”
Textiles and apparel students, 13 of them, have recently returned to Austin having spent a full week in New York City. Read what they have to say about what they saw.
On Thursday, April 19, 2012 beginning at 6:30pm in the Frank Erwin Center, our Apparel Design students will show you the shape of things to come as more than 120 original designs take the runway.
The Dream Team, an opportunity for students to get real-world experience in retail merchandising, challenges and encourages them to dream big.
Eve Nicols has been named recipient of the prestigious President’s Associates Teaching Excellence Award for 2010-2011.
The Division of Textiles and Apparel, School of Human Ecology, holds a collection of over 5,000 textile and apparel items. Artifacts date from an 1820 empire bodice in mint condition to 1980s women’s daytime and evening apparel and accessories.