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College publications are given 2-part "pub numbers" that are used to identify them. The first part (the prefix) is a set of letters that indicates which series the document belongs to. A series is a grouping of documents that share similar content.

The second part of the pub number is just a sequential number.

Series: Clothing and Textiles



FCS2-304
Seams and Seam Finishes
3/10/2014 (major revision)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker, Linda Heaton
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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This publication is a guide to sewing various seams and seam finishes. The seam is the basic structural element of a garment or household textile item. Carefully selected and well-constructed seams and seam finishes are important steps in the construction process.

web only | 13 pages | - | 89 downloads | PDF: 23,896 kb



FCS2-849
Selecting Active Wear
7/7/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Janet Tietyen-Mullins
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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Selecting active wear is more than fashion sense. Clothing protects you from injury, offers comfort, and encourages you to stay active.

web only | 7 pages | 2,472 words | 29 downloads | PDF: 2,360 kb



FCS2-848
Shed Five Pounds with Wardrobe Basics
7/7/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Janet Tietyen-Mullins
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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Selecting clothing that compliments your body shape can make you look five pounds thinner.

web only | 6 pages | 1,679 words | 71 downloads | PDF: 792 kb



FCS2-847
Face Shape and Hair Care
7/7/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Kim Miller-Spillman, Pam Sigler,
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences, HES Merchandise
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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When selecting a hair style, consider the shape of your face. What style will compliment that shape? What attributes do you want to emphasize?

web only | 4 pages | 1,185 words | 79 downloads | PDF: 619 kb



FCS2-846
How Do You See Your Body?
7/7/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Jennifer Downey, Kim Miller-Spillman,
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences, HES Merchandise
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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Every person's body is shaped differently. Some are larger on the top. Others are larger on the bottom. Some people are straight, and others are curvy. Knowing your body type and selecting clothing that will balance your appearance can improve your body image and your outlook.

web only | 4 pages | 1,004 words | 23 downloads | PDF: 1,155 kb



FCS2-845
Finding the Right Bra
7/7/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Jennifer Downey, Kim Miller-Spillman,
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences, HES Merchandise
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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A bra that fits properly can improve posture, prevent back pain and injury, relieve muscle tension, and enhance your overall look.

web only | 4 pages | 1,117 words | 87 downloads | PDF: 869 kb



FCS2-844
Color is Key
7/7/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Debra Cotterill, Kim Miller-Spillman,
 Departments: County Extension, Family and Consumer Sciences,
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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Each person has unique skin, hair, and eye coloring. Clothing and cosmetics that compliment an individual's coloring make a person appear healthier and more attractive.

web only | 5 pages | 1,622 words | 74 downloads | PDF: 820 kb



FCS2-843
Extending Your Wardrobe Investment
7/7/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Kim Miller-Spillman, Janet Tietyen-Mullins
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences, HES Merchandise
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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Have you recently had a change in weight? Are you preparing for a job interview? Or maybe you are starting a new job and need to build a career wardrobe. Building a wardrobe can be expensive, so you need to use some shopping savvy.

web only | 6 pages | 1,678 words | 37 downloads | PDF: 1,750 kb



FCS2-347
Accessories The Finishing Touch
6/9/2008 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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7,750 printed copies | 16 pages | - | 23 downloads | PDF: 2,989 kb



FCS2-802
Selecting a Serger
4/8/2008 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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170 printed copies | 8 pages | - | 35 downloads | PDF: 672 kb



FCS2-707
Caring for Your Textile Heirlooms
3/7/2008 (minor revision)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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web only | 12 pages | - | 24 downloads | PDF: 907 kb



FCS2-821
Putting Your Best Look Forward: Business Dress
3/4/2008 (minor revision)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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web only | 4 pages | - | 32 downloads | PDF: 184 kb



FCS2-809
Wardrobe Strategies
3/4/2008 (minor revision)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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web only | 4 pages | - | 36 downloads | PDF: 225 kb



FCS2-803
Serger Basics Level 1
10/6/2007 (minor revision)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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web only | 8 pages | - | 48 downloads | PDF: 469 kb



FCS2-342
Shoe Savvy
8/3/2007 (minor revision)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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5,400 printed copies | 4 pages | - | 24 downloads | PDF: 287 kb



FCS2-842
Zippers
6/22/2007 (new)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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250 printed copies | 8 pages | - | 48 downloads | PDF: 985 kb



FCS2-841
The Wildcat Way to Wellness: Looking Great . . . Feeling Good
3/22/2007 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Janet Tietyen-Mullins
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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500 printed copies | 4 pages | - | 50 downloads | PDF: 112 kb



FCS2-807
Sleeve Savvy
3/13/2007 (minor revision)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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web only | 12 pages | - | 40 downloads | PDF: 1,235 kb



FCS2-320
Hems
2/1/2007 (minor revision)

 UK Authors: Marjorie Baker
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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web only | 6 pages | - | 39 downloads | PDF: 272 kb



FCS2-811
Silver Threads for the Golden Years
8/15/2006 (minor revision)

 UK Authors: Linda Heaton
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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web only | 4 pages | - | 42 downloads | PDF: 661 kb



FCS2-840
Stain Removal for Washable Fabrics
4/15/2005 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Betty Jo Dedic
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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1,000 printed copies | 6 pages | - | 40 downloads | PDF: 81 kb



FCS2-820
Building a Basic Wardrobe by Clusters
7/15/2004 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Patty Rai Smith
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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1,900 printed copies | 3 pages | - | 40 downloads | PDF: 50 kb



FCS2-825
Travel Tips
8/15/2000 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Patty Rai Smith
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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3,000 printed copies | 4 pages | - | 23 downloads | PDF: 116 kb



FCS2-104
Keeping in Touch with Others
2/28/2000 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Linda Adler
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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1,000 printed copies | 4 pages | - | 27 downloads | PDF: 117 kb



FCS2-101
Table Manners That Take You Anywhere
2/28/2000 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Linda Adler
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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1,000 printed copies | 4 pages | - | 45 downloads | PDF: 143 kb



FCS2-336
Fabric Gifts for All Occasions
7/1/1998 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Linda Adler
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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4,000 printed copies | 6 pages | - | 64 downloads | PDF: 159 kb



FCS2-105
What's Your Etiquette I.Q.?
9/1/1996 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Linda Adler
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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3,500 printed copies | 2 pages | - | 45 downloads | PDF: 103 kb



FCS2-100
Good Manners and Etiquette for Everyday LIving
9/1/1996 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Linda Adler
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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4,000 printed copies | 2 pages | - | 52 downloads | PDF: 93 kb



FCS2-319
Tips for Laundering Pesticide-Contaminated Clothing
6/1/1996 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Linda Heaton
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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1,500 printed copies | 4 pages | - | 12 downloads | PDF: 93 kb



FCS2-811L
Silver Threads for the Golden Years, Leader's Guide
11/1/1994 (reprinted)

 UK Authors: Linda Heaton
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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2,000 printed copies | 5 pages | - | 13 downloads | PDF: 142 kb



FCS2-103
The Art of Tipping
8/1/1994 (new)

 UK Authors: Linda Adler
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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6,000 printed copies | 2 pages | - | 29 downloads | PDF: 106 kb



FCS2-102
Weekend Guests - Entertaining and Being Entertained
12/1/1993 (new)

 UK Authors: Linda Adler
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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6,000 printed copies | 2 pages | - | 21 downloads | PDF: 70 kb



FCS2-838
Marbling Magic
3/1/1993 (new)

 UK Authors: Betty Jo Dedic
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences
 Series: Clothing and Textiles (FCS2 series)
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5,000 printed copies | 4 pages | - | 30 downloads | PDF: 119 kb