Fabric Reference

Fabric Reference

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In Fabric Reference, Humphries presents a comprehensive, up-to-date guide to fabric construction and performance using an accessible, non-technical approach. This quick, at-a-glance reference includes valuable information on textile fibers; yarns; fabric construction; finishing, including dyeing and printing; fabric care and assessment; ecology; and the use of metric units. For anyone seeking accessible information on how fabrics behave and why.

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A textiles book for nonmajors as well as for dressmakers, retail or fabric buyers, drycleaning professionals and others who work (or intend to work) in fabric-related fields. Coverage includes properties of natural and manufactured fibers; yarn types and constructions; fabric constructions and finishing; care of fabrics; textiles and the environment; fabric assessment; and metric measuring. Plastic spiral binding. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, 2000
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780130105752
Branch Call Number: 677.02864 H889f 2000
Characteristics: 301 p. ; 26 cm


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