Textiles, 12th edition

  • Sara J. kadolph, 
  • Sara B. Marcketti

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Packed with photos and illustrations, Textiles is organized by the textile production process. It examines the relationships among fibers, yarns, fabrics and finishes and how they impact product performance. This revision discusses sustainability, technological advances and new career opportunities.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137409167

Subject: Fashion & Design

Category: Fashion

Table of contents

1. Introduction
2. Product Development from a Textile Perspective

3. Textile Fibers and Their Properties
4. Natural Cellulosic Fibers
5. Natural Protein Fibers
6. The Fiber-Manufacturing Process
7. Manufactured Regenerated Fibers
8. Synthetic Fibers
9. Special-Use Fibers

10. Yarn Processing
11. Yarn Classification

12. Weaving, Basic Weaves, and Fabrics
13. Fancy Weaves and Fabrics
14. Knitting and Knit Fabrics
15. Other Fabrication Methods

16. Finishing: An Overview
17. Aesthetic Finishes
18. Special-Purpose Finishes
19. Dyeing and Printing

20. Care of Textile Products
21. Legal and Sustainability Issues Related to Textiles
22. Career Exploration

Appendix A: Fiber Names in Other Languages
Appendix B: Fibers Not Produced in the United States
Appendix C: Selected Trade Names
Appendix D: A Map of the World
Appendix E: Standard Care Terminology
Appendix F: A Guide to Stain Removal




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