Fabric Science 8th Edition / Edition 8

Fabric Science 8th Edition / Edition 8

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Fairchild Books

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Fabric Science 8th Edition / Edition 8

This best-selling introductory text is for students and professionals who need a solid understanding of basic textiles. In addition to describing the fundamentals, it covers the increasing emphasis on textiles as a major international industry. This edition continues to address the variety of career opportunities in the design, production, marketing, and merchandising of textiles, apparel, and home products associated with the world of textiles. Chapters are keyed to textile samples in the Fabric Science Swatch Kit, 8th Edition, available separately.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781563674174
Publisher: Fairchild Books
Publication date: 07/28/2005
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 450
Product dimensions: 10.60(w) x 11.50(h) x 2.10(d)

Table of Contents

• The Textile Industry
• Fiber Characteristics
• Natural and Manufactured Fibers
• Yarns and Sewing Threads
• Woven Fabrics
• Knitted Fabrics
• Other Types of Textiles
• Textile Dyeing
• Textile Printing
• Textile Finishing
• Care and Renovation of Textiles
• Unique Fabrications and Innovations
• Textiles for Interiors
• Determining Fabric Quality
• Guide to Fabric Selection
• Textile Laws and Regulations

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