Textile trends


Latest developments in textile fabrics and textile methods.

Alternative labels

textile drifts
textile directions
trends in textiles
textile movements
textile trend
textile leanings
textiles trends

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Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Textile trends is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Textile trends is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Textile pattern making machine operator: Textile pattern making machine operators create patterns, designs and decoration for textiles and fabrics using machines and equipment. They choose which materials to use and check the quality of the textiles both before and after their work.
Knitter: Knitters create textiles or fabric by knitting pieces of yarn. They use traditional techniques to create interlocking loops of yarn which form a uniform piece of fabric. Knitters use different techniques, needles and yarn materials to create knitted materials of diverse proportions.
Textile specialised seller: Textile specialised sellers sell textiles, fabrics and haberdashery, etc. in specialised shops.
Specialised seller: Specialised sellers sell goods in specialised shops.
Hawker: Hawkers sell goods and services on established routes, street and market locations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022

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