Resources tagged with: Textiles

There are 4 NRICH Mathematical resources connected to Textiles, you may find related items under Cross-curricular Connections.

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Flower Power

Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Create a symmetrical fabric design based on a flower motif - and realise it in Logo.

Witch's Hat

Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

What shapes should Elly cut out to make a witch's hat? How can she make a taller hat?

Designing Table Mats

Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Formulate and investigate a simple mathematical model for the design of a table mat.

Plaiting and Braiding

Age 7 to 14

This article for students gives some instructions about how to make some different braids.