Textiles and Fashion

This major textbook is designed for students studying textiles and fashion at higher and undergraduate level, as well as those needing a comprehensive and authoritative overview of textile materials and processes. The first part of the book reviews the main types of natural and synthetic fibres and their properties. Part two provides a systematic review of the key processes involved first in converting fibres into yarns and then transforming yarns into fabrics. Part three discusses the range of range of finishing techniques for fabrics. The final part of the book looks specifically at the transformation of fabric into apparel, from design and manufacture to marketing. With contributions from leading experts in their fields, this major book provides the definitive one-volume guide to textile manufacture. Provides comprehensive coverage of the types and properties of textile fibres to yarn and fabric manufacture, fabric finishing, apparel production and fashion Focused on the needs of college and undergraduate students studying textiles or fashion courses Each chapter ends with a summary to emphasise key points, a comprehensive self-review section, and project ideas are also provided

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  • Author : Rose Sinclair
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 894 pages
  • ISBN : 0857095617
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Textiles and Fashion

Textiles and Fashion
  • Author : Rose Sinclair
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 08 November 2014
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This major textbook is designed for students studying textiles and fashion at higher and undergraduate level, as well as those needing a comprehensive and authoritative overview of textile materials and processes. The first part of the book reviews the main types of natural and synthetic fibres and their properties. Part two provides a systematic review of the key processes involved first in converting fibres into yarns and then transforming yarns into fabrics. Part three discusses the range of range of

Textiles and Clothing

Textiles and Clothing
  • Author : Mohd Shabbir
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 12 July 2019
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Greater emphasis needs to be placed on research into eco-friendly processes particularly suited for the textile industry. With this goal in mind, all environmental aspects relating to the textile and clothing industry are discussed in this book. Included in the 11 informative chapters herein are topics covering the correlation between the environment and the processing and utilization of textiles and clothing. Chapter 1 discusses the direct impact that the textile industry has on the environment. The hazardous environmental consequences that synthetic dyes

Circular Economy in Textiles and Apparel

Circular Economy in Textiles and Apparel
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 05 November 2018
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Circular Economy in Textiles and Apparel: Processing, Manufacturing, and Design is the first book to provide guidance on this subject, presenting the tools for implementing this paradigm and their impact on textile production methods. Sustainable business strategies are also covered, as are new design methods that can help in the reduction of waste. Drawing on contributions from leading experts in industry and academia, this book covers every aspect of this increasingly important subject and speculates on future developments. Provides case

Water in Textiles and Fashion

Water in Textiles and Fashion
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 26 November 2018
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Water in Textiles and Apparel: Consumption, Footprint, and Life Cycle Assessment provides a thorough analysis of one of the most urgent issues facing the textiles industry. As water is essential to the textile production system, and as availability of water is reduced due to natural and anthropogenic factors, the industry must respond. With a thorough treatment of both life cycle assessment and water footprint perspectives, this book provides practical strategies for responsible water use across the textile supply chain. Readers

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 06 August 2016
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This book discusses in detail the concepts of recycling and upcycling and their implications for the textiles and fashion sector. In addition to the theoretical concepts, the book also presents various options for recycling and upcycling in textiles and fashion. Although recycling is a much-developed and widely used concept, upcycling is also gaining popularity in the sector.

Textiles and Fashion

Textiles and Fashion
  • Author : Jenny Udale
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 01 October 2020
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Textiles and Fashion explores the integration of textile design with fashion. It begins with a brief history of textiles, showing the links with technical innovation and social developments. It then focuses on the processes of textile design, including the ethical and sustainable issues around textiles today. The book also provides practical information on fibre production, dyeing and finishing techniques. Various surface treatments are explored, as well as the way in which colour and trend influences fashion and textiles. Through case

Manufacturing Processes for Textile and Fashion Design Professionals

Manufacturing Processes for Textile and Fashion Design Professionals
  • Author : Rob Thompson,Martin Thompson
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 October 2014
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This fundamental resource for all textile and fashion designers explores over 70 production techniques and over 60 materials used in textile and fashion design. Organized into four main parts Fibre and Yarn Technology, Textile Technology, Construction Technology, and Materials it is a complete overview of the life cycle of textile and fashion manufacturing, from the spinning of yarn to recycling. In parts 13, over 70 major processes are explained in detail, each featuring a technical description, an analysis of the applications, design opportunities and

Biomechanical Engineering of Textiles and Clothing

Biomechanical Engineering of Textiles and Clothing
  • Author : Yan Li,D X-Q Dai
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 28 April 2006
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Biomechanical engineering enables wearers to achieve the highest level of comfort, fit and interaction from their clothing as it is designed with the mechanics of the body in mind. This enables products to be developed that are specifically designed for the mechanics of their end purpose (e.g. sports bra) as well as the everyday movement of the body. This is the first book to systematically describe the techniques of biomechanical engineering principles, methods, computer simulation, measurements and applications. Biomechanical

Intelligent Textiles and Clothing

Intelligent Textiles and Clothing
  • Author : H Mattila
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 28 July 2006
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The use of intelligent textiles in clothing is an exciting new field with wide-ranging applications. Intelligent textiles and clothing summarises some of the main types of intelligent textiles and their uses. Part one of the book reviews phase change materials (PCM), their role in such areas as thermal regulation and ways they can be integrated into outdoor and other types of clothing. The second part of the book discusses shape memory materials (SMM) and their applications in medical textiles, clothing

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 20 August 2016
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This book comprehensively covers the topic of sustainability in the clothing and fashion sector. Sustainability is applied under different industrial sectors and there has to be a distinction in every industrial sector when it comes to sustainability in its application. Though the definition is common for sustainability, sustainability in the clothing sector has its unique objectives, principles, and limitations, which this book highlights.

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 19 July 2014
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This book covers the elements involved in achieving sustainability in textiles and Clothing sector. The chapters to be covered in three volumes of this series title cover all the distinctive areas earmarked for achieving sustainable development in textiles and the clothing industry. This second volume deals with the measurement of environmental and societal impacts across the textiles and clothing supply chain. It addresses this important aspect in a comprehensive way including the overall picture of environmental and societal impacts of

The Intellectual Property of Textiles and Fashion: From the Medieval Loom to the New York Fashion Week

The Intellectual Property of Textiles and Fashion: From the Medieval Loom to the New York Fashion Week
  • Author : Nuno Pires de Carvalho
  • Publisher : Kluwer Law International
  • Release : 20 September 2021
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Rampant global counterfeiting has led the fashion industry to seek ever greater enforcement of its intellectual property (IP) rights. Yet, as this hugely informative book shows, this is not new. Fashion designers and entrepreneurs, as well as manufacturers and tradespeople in the broader textiles industry from which fashion springs, have always struggled to convert existing IP rules to an industry that was--and is--configured by the pressure of intrinsically fleeting consumer tastes and trends. The distinguished author, adding to the series