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Modal: Revealing Fabrics of the Future by SILVER NEEDLE & THREAD

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Chances are you, as a consumer, have come across a prevalent fabric on the market today called Modal. Well, have you ever wondered what it is?

Today there is a manufacturing company that falsely sells such fabrics like modal as natural, sustainable, eco-friendly and our future in the textile industry. However, natural is just not the reality.


Revealing Modal
So what is modal? It is actually a type of rayon made from reconstituted cellulose. You may remember Rayon from a previous post, and the side effects are severe. To understand more click here for the post on Rayon. ..and yes, modal is light weight, shrink and fade resistant, but… Modal loses shape and has been attributed to far worse things as severe itching and burning rashes when worn. There are several other fabrics that are being portrayed as natural, but as a conscious consumer and fashionista you too can be informed. Join Silver Needle & Thread at the next A Fabulous You Seminar where those fabrics will be revealed a…

Going Green at the Northeast Florida Veg Fest by SILVER NEEDLE & THREAD

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Silver Needle & Thread is ecstatic about going green at the Fourth Annual Northeast Florida Veg Fest! The event brings the best local sustainable, eco-friendly, and organic humane organizations and businesses together. To be a part of this is huge and also a great opportunity for you! Yes, you can benefit from this day-long event that hosts tons of organic and vegan food, vendors, activities, and knowledge to become a more healthy and fabulous you! Silver Needle & Thread’s very own Patricia Davis will be a guest speaker sharing her expert knowledge. Her passion, as she states is to "educate the public about the unhealthy and dangerous practices of the textile industry".
100% Pure Makeup will be on site with our Makeup Artist Join us for this amazing event and chance to hear firsthand about the mission of Silver Needle & Thread, as well as, the unique products and services it has to offer!
The Fourth Annual Northeast Florida Veg Fest Presented by Girls Gone GreenSatur…