Here you'll find useful information on fibers and textiles, including recommendations for care and a wide array of solutions to common textile disasters.

Textile Basics

Information on the fibers, yarns, and fabrics commonly used in clothing and household items.

Quality and Selection

Information on planning your purchase, store selection, fabric inspection, and other helpful tips.


Information on stain removal and the products used to care for textiles, including heirlooms.

Textile Testing and Research

Information about the Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors Department, current research and available resources.