Latest Material and Technological Developments for Activewear

Latest Material and Technological Developments for Activewear provides comprehensive coverage of academic research and industrial advances in this fast-moving field. As society becomes more health conscious, athleisure and sportswear have arrived as key fashion items in the global apparel market. In this book, designers and material scientists will find information on fibers and textiles, new processes, emerging technologies, and new applications that have helped to deliver this new wave of products. In addition to these technical details, the book covers consumer behavior, along with product design and manufacturing. Provides the detailed technical information needed to choose the correct material for demanding activewear products Identifies and analyzes emerging global trends in the activewear industry Covers the latest best practices that help designers create functional, comfortable and fashionable activewear Meets the requirements and standards of the apparel and fashion industry Explores emerging applications of wearable electronics and smart activewear

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  • Author : Joanne Yip
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Pages : 242 pages
  • ISBN : 0128227672
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Latest Material and Technological Developments for Activewear

Latest Material and Technological Developments for Activewear
  • Author : Joanne Yip
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 03 May 2020
GET THIS BOOKLatest Material and Technological Developments for Activewear

Latest Material and Technological Developments for Activewear provides comprehensive coverage of academic research and industrial advances in this fast-moving field. As society becomes more health conscious, athleisure and sportswear have arrived as key fashion items in the global apparel market. In this book, designers and material scientists will find information on fibers and textiles, new processes, emerging technologies, and new applications that have helped to deliver this new wave of products. In addition to these technical details, the book covers

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
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  • Release : 19 September 2021
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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 22 August 2021
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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release : 01 April 2017
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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 11 September 2020
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 29 August 2005
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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 22 April 2016
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  • Release : 09 September 2015
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 May 2015
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  • Publisher : United Nations
  • Release : 16 October 2005
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  • Release : 21 September 2016
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