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Magista obra 2 agresearch showed off its groundbreaking fabrics at Fashion Week today, highlighting that the trade latest soccer boots event is about more than champagne and schmoozing.

The stateowned research institute AgResearch promised “an exciting future for New Zealand wool” if commercial partners can be found to bring its four new highperformance fabrics to market.

Innovations include the ability to dye fabrics in dramatic and brighter ways and to produce wool with antiodour, antibacterial qualities that require less frequent laundering. Environmental sustainability is another selling point.

“We hope through Fashion Week we can get partners latest soccer boots who make these fabrics a reality, said textile scientist Stewart Collie.

AgResearch wants to licence the technology it has developed to apparel and textile manufacturers here and overseas to provide more valueadded opportunities for New Zealand wool growers.

The Lincolnbased research team’s fabrics are merino, or merinorich, but some magista obra 2 have been twinned with synthetic fibres for added durability.

One of these fabrics, called Fortitude, is already in production for martial arts clothing, replacing heavier, less absorbent cotton cloth with a more comfortable woolmix stretch.

Dunedinbased company Gimono has been developing Fortitude for five years, and commissioned AgResearch to come up with a comfortable latest soccer boots alternative to the cumbersome gi or wrapstyle uniform fighters wear.

The couple behind the company has put more than $500,000 into getting the product ready for sale and has high hopes it will take off internationally.

It’s a third of the weight and absorbs moisture better than the traditional heavy cotton cloth and will cost less.

The idea for Fortitude came out of discomfort, with blackbelt judo exponent Grant Scott and his partner Lavinia Calvert deciding they could come up with something better. They plan to target the growing number magista obra 2 of mixed martial arts enthusiasts magista obra 2 who mostly buy their uniforms online.

“There’s no reason the modern merino fabrics can’t make it into a whole range of sports applications maybe even a rugby jersey, Collie said.

On Thursday the fabrics will be shown on the runway, with 10 top designers having shaped them into highfashion garments. One of those designers Kylee Davis of Stitch Ministry said she would put the the eyecatching fabrics in her production straight away if they were available commercially Theresa Brady of Sable Minx said she was particularly impressed with a fine merino with a dense knit that held its shape remarkably well.

It’s the second time AgResearch has showed its work at Fashion Week. Two years ago it came up with other easy care and stretch fabrics, including a machinewashable man’s suit. Some of this work is now commercialised, though progress on getting stab and flame resistant fabrics to market is ongoing magista obra 2.

magista obra 2 Bread tray manufactured by Sheffield Silver Company in Brooklyn Knoxville News Sentinel

Bread tray manufactured by Sheffield Silver Company in Brooklyn Knoxville News Sentinel

Magista obra 2 q: Here are photos of latest soccer boots a tray with the number 1835A. Could this be the date? I have done some research and found that the tray is silver on copper and made by Sheffield. It is 11 11/16 inches long and I am very interested in finding out when you think this tray was made and what you think its worth might be.

A: The subject of “Sheffield silver” can be a very difficult one, so I will start at the beginning and work forward to this piece. probably in the 1930s.

It all began when Thomas Boulsover tried to repair a knife in his Sheffield garret. In so doing, he managed to fuse a piece of silver to a piece of copper, and it occurred to him that this process might have commercial possibilities.

Boulsover started manufacturing small items such as buttons and boxes but he was a terrible businessman and was soon out of business. His much sharper latest soccer boots salesman, Josiah Hancock, took up the process and made a fortune manufacturing large pieces using this process that looked exactly like the more expensive items made from solid sterling silver.

Many other manufacturers made Sheffield plates from a thick sheet of copper fused with a relatively thing sheet of sterling silver. Many times the silver layer is worn away by use leaving the “pinky” colored copper showing.

This is called “bleeding, and collectors like to see a little of it on a truly old piece but not so much that it becomes unsightly. This cannot and should not be repaired, any attempt to cover the “bleeding” by electroplating the old Sheffield item greatly reduces the value and earns the scorn of serious collector’s.

True Sheffield plate stopped being made (as a general rule) around 1838 when the Elkington’s of Birmingham, England, patented the electroplating magista obra 2 process. It should be noted that many companies whose business was electroplating silver used the “Sheffield” name to latest soccer boots suggest that they were producing items that were in some fashion related to the old sheet of sterling silver fused to a copper base process when, in fact, they were not.

According to the State of New York, this company’s product was “plated hollowware, but I am sure this nomenclature refers to electroplating and not “Sheffield Plating” per se. It should also be noted that this piece and pieces similar to it were made in rather large quantities and can be found rather easily.

The Sheffield Silver Company was purchased by the more famous Reed and Barton magista obra 2 Silversmiths and their operation was moved to Norton, Massachusetts in 1974. The last record I found suggested that they were still in business, but this may not actually be the case.

As for monetary value, if the piece is just tarnished, it has an insurance value of around $35, but if it is damaged and magista obra 2 in need of expensive repair that could drop the value to $0 magista obra 2.