Department of Textiles, Apparel Design, and Merchandising


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The Department of Textiles, Apparel Design, and Merchandising prepares students for professional careers in the textile and apparel industries, which are interconnected and global in nature. Students focus on design, development, and marketing of textile and apparel products and are encouraged to develop a broad-based problem solving perspective through synthesis of concepts, coursework, and work experiences.

Textile Museum Exhibition

The LSU Textile & Costume Museum has been newly renovated! This exciting project expanded the museum's display space and has its own entrance to the public, separate from the main Human Ecology building entrance. 

Museum Exhibitions
Sibei Xia with a temperature sensitive baby hat

LSU is developing a specialized fabric that can detect small changes in temperature

Full WBRZ Article
 Garment being pinned
2021 Fashion Show Model
Model from 2022 Fashion Show

Annual FALSU fashion show and departmental projects.