Textiles: Concepts and Principles / Edition 2

Textiles: Concepts and Principles / Edition 2

by Virginia Hencken Elsasser
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Fairchild Books

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Textiles: Concepts and Principles / Edition 2

This clear and concise book focuses on the interrelationship of textile components to help students understand and predict textile properties and performance. Intended for undergraduate programs of colleges and universities that focus on fashion merchandising, fashion design, and interior design, Textiles: Concepts and Principles provides a thorough introduction to the fundamentals of textiles.

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ISBN-13: 9781563673009
Publisher: Fairchild Books
Publication date: 08/28/2004
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 252
Product dimensions: 7.04(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to Textiles
Fibers and their Properties
Natural Fibers
Production of Manufactured Fibers
Manufactured Cellulosic Fibers
Synthetic and Special Application Fibers
Yarn Formation
Woven Fabrics and their Properties
Knit Fabrics and their Properties
Nonwoven and Other Methods of Fabric Construction
Dyeing and Printing
Textiles and the Environment

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