Woven Apparel Fabrics

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This chapter considers the different woven manufacturing processes used in the production of apparel fabrics. It details the main apparel fabric types and looks at the key performance requirements of those fabrics, in relation to both the weave structure and the fibre type. The chapter then goes on to briefly describe important considerations in the design process and the various end uses for woven fabric. Application examples detailed towards the end of the chapter include fabrics that are timeless classics and fabrics that are established fashion favourites.

LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationWoven Textiles
Subtitle of host publicationPrinciples, Technologies and Applications
PublisherElsevier Ltd
Pages345-366
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9781845699307
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2012

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Redmore, N. (2012). Woven Apparel Fabrics. In Woven Textiles: Principles, Technologies and Applications (pp. 345-366). Elsevier Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1533/9780857095589.3.345
Redmore, Nicola. / Woven Apparel Fabrics. Woven Textiles: Principles, Technologies and Applications. Elsevier Ltd, 2012. pp. 345-366
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