Textiles : Basics

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Textiles: Basics is designed to provide you with a basic knowledge of textiles so you can be prepared for a career in the global textile and apparel industry. With the knowledge from this book, you will have the foundation you need to make informed decisions regarding textile materials and textile products and to communicate effectively with other individuals and companies in the workplace.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 228.6 x 274.32 x 12.7mm | 771.1g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0132620820
  • 9780132620826
  • 678,464

Table of contents

Preface Chapter 1: Introduction to Textiles Chapter 2: Textile Serviceability and Sustainability Chapter 3: Natural Fibers Chapter 4: Manufactured and Synthetic Fibers Chapter 5: Yarns Chapter 6: Woven Fabrics Chapter 7: Knit Fabrics Chapter 8: Other Fabrics Chapter 9: Finishes Chapter 10: Dyeing and Printing Chapter 11: Care of Textiles Appendix A. Common Trade Names for Fibers, Fabrications, and Finishes Appendix B. Guide to Stain Removal Appendix C. World Map Appendix D. Major Dye Classes Appendix E. Fiber Names in Other Languages Appendix F. Fiber Property Charts Glossary Indexshow more