Fabric Glossary / Edition 2

Fabric Glossary / Edition 2

by Mary Humphries
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130105740

ISBN-13: 9780130105745

Pub. Date: 07/19/1999

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This dictionary of the world's fabrics illustrates all aspects of fabric production and behavior, including vivid computer scans of actual samples. Coverage identifies hundreds of fabrics by individual characteristics and history, spanning the fiber families; range of fabric weights—sheer to heavy; fabrics classified by end-use categories; and fabric files and

Overview

This dictionary of the world's fabrics illustrates all aspects of fabric production and behavior, including vivid computer scans of actual samples. Coverage identifies hundreds of fabrics by individual characteristics and history, spanning the fiber families; range of fabric weights—sheer to heavy; fabrics classified by end-use categories; and fabric files and samples. For anyone seeking accessible information on how fabrics behave and why.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130105745
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/19/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
293
Product dimensions:
8.59(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.79(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

I. OVERVIEW

Guide to Using This Glossary
Fiber Families
Range of Fabric Weights—Sheer to Heavy
Fabrics According to End-Use Categories

II. FABRIC FILES

Notes on Using Fabric Files
Notes on Mounting Swatches
Fabric Files
References and Resources
Index

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