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A section of Welcome to the Spinning Factory! features cotton items commonly used from birth to adulthood

Docent Tour from Home: Welcome to the Spinning Factory!

Chapter 1: History of Nan Fung Textiles
This video introduces the history of Nan Fung Textiles, renowned yarn labels and stories of former workers.

Chapter 2: Industrial Machines and 5 Steps of Cotton Spinning
This video illustrates industrial cotton spinning procedures including blowing, carding, drawing, roving and spinning as well as an introduction to the machines of cotton recycling and quality checking.

Chapter 3: Cotton Products of the Everyday
This video narrates commonly used cotton products from birth to adulthood.

Chapter 4: Principles of a Spinning Wheel
This video demonstrates how to spin yarns with a traditional single spindle horizontal spinning wheel.

Available from 08.05.2020


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