This chapter considers woven fabrics, their formation, properties and applications. It explains the principles of weaving, details the basic constructions, and common weaving terminology in use. Design approaches to woven fabric design are detailed, along with the role that technology plays to create and communicate ideas. Advances in woven fabric construction, design and weave's relationship to other processes are other key topics covered.
|Title of host publication||Textile Design|
|Subtitle of host publication||Principles, Advances and Applications|
|Number of pages||24|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 2011|