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Advances in Apparel Production

Advances in Apparel Production
  • Author : Catherine Fairhurst
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 May 2008
  • ISBN : 1845694465
  • Pages : 328 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Apparel production is a complex process often involving an international supply chain which must respond rapidly to the changing needs and tastes of consumers. This important book discusses the technological improvements which are transforming the speed, flexibility and productivity of the industry. The first part of the book reviews advances in apparel design. There are chapters on modelling fabric and garment drape, computer-aided colour matching, yarn design and pattern making. Other chapters discuss key issues in apparel sizing and fit, and the role of 3-D body scanning in improving garment fit and design. The second part of the book surveys advances in production, beginning with product development before looking at advances in knitting, sewing, printing, finishing and fabric inspection. With its distinguished editor and international team of contributors, Advances in apparel production is a standard work for those researching and working in this important industry. Discusses the technological improvements transforming the speed, flexibility and productivity of the industry Examines computer aided colour matching, garment drape and yarn design Explores key issues in apparel sizing and fit, the role of three-dimensional body scanning in improving garment fit and design


Advances in Apparel Production

Advances in Apparel Production
  • Author : Catherine Fairhurst
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 May 2008
GET THIS BOOKAdvances in Apparel Production

Apparel production is a complex process often involving an international supply chain which must respond rapidly to the changing needs and tastes of consumers. This important book discusses the technological improvements which are transforming the speed, flexibility and productivity of the industry. The first part of the book reviews advances in apparel design. There are chapters on modelling fabric and garment drape, computer-aided colour matching, yarn design and pattern making. Other chapters discuss key issues in apparel sizing and fit,


Advances in Women’s Intimate Apparel Technology

Advances in Women’s Intimate Apparel Technology
  • Author : Yu Wing Man
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 18 April 2016
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Advances in Women’s Intimate Apparel Technology discusses the design and manufacture of intimate apparel and how the industry is increasingly embracing novel materials, new technologies, and innovations in sizing and fit. The book reviews the ways in which new materials and methods are improving the range, function, and quality of intimate apparel, with particular focus on brassiere design. Part One introduces the advanced materials used for intimate apparel, including novel fabrics and dyes and finishes, along with materials for


Sustainable Apparel

Sustainable Apparel
  • Author : Richard Blackburn
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 28 August 2015
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Sustainability is an issue that increasingly concerns all those involved in the apparel industry, including textile manufacturers, apparel designers, retailers and consumers. This important book covers recent advances and novel technologies in the key areas of production, processing and recycling of apparel. Part One addresses sustainable finishing and dyeing processes for textiles. The first two chapters concentrate on the environmental impact of fabric finishing, including water consumption, emissions and waste management. Further chapters focus on plasma and enzymatic treatments for


Apparel Manufacturing Technology

Apparel Manufacturing Technology
  • Author : T. Karthik,P. Ganesan,D. Gopalakrishnan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 05 August 2016
GET THIS BOOKApparel Manufacturing Technology

This book aims to provide a broad conceptual and theoretical perspective of apparel manufacturing process starting from raw material selection to packaging and dispatch of goods. Further, engineering practices followed in an apparel industry for production planning and control, line balancing, implementation of industrial engineering concepts in apparel manufacturing, merchandising activities and garment costing have been included, and they will serve as a foundation for future apparel professionals. The book addresses the technical aspects in each section of garment manufacturing


A Forecast of Advances in the Apparel Manufacturing Industries Over the Next Five Years

A Forecast of Advances in the Apparel Manufacturing Industries Over the Next Five Years
  • Author : Morton L. Silverstein
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 03 March 1966
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A general technological survey and short range forecast of probable garment fabrication techniques and apparel industry operations was undertaken. The investigation revealed that over the next five years significant improvements in the productivity and in the management functions of the industry will develop. It appears that the impact of these developments will result in more rapid and more mechanized output of the same type of clothing generally available today, rather than in completely new types of apparel. (Author).


The Global Textile and Clothing Industry

The Global Textile and Clothing Industry
  • Author : Roshan Shishoo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 18 July 2012
GET THIS BOOKThe Global Textile and Clothing Industry

Advances in technology, combined with the ever-evolving needs of the global market, are having a strong impact on the textile and clothing sector. The global textile and clothing industry: Technological advances and future challenges provides an essential review of these changes, and considers their implications for future strategies concerning production and marketing of textile products. Beginning with a review of trends in the global textile industry, the book goes on to consider the impact of environmental regulation on future textile




Garment Manufacturing Technology

Garment Manufacturing Technology
  • Author : Rajkishore Nayak,Rajiv Padhye
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 26 May 2015
GET THIS BOOKGarment Manufacturing Technology

Garment Manufacturing Technology provides an insiders' look at this multifaceted process, systematically going from design and production to finishing and quality control. As technological improvements are transforming all aspects of garment manufacturing allowing manufacturers to meet the growing demand for greater productivity and flexibility, the text discusses necessary information on product development, production planning, and material selection. Subsequent chapters covers garment design, including computer-aided design (CAD), advances in spreading, cutting and sewing, and new technologies, including alternative joining techniques and


High-Performance Apparel

High-Performance Apparel
  • Author : John McLoughlin
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release : 01 April 2017
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High-Performance Apparel: Materials, Development, and Applications covers the materials and techniques used in creating high-performance apparel, the technical aspects of developing high-performance garments, and an array of applications for high-performance clothing and wearable technology. Part One covers fabric construction for high-performance garments, from fiber types and spinning methods, to weaving, knitting, finishing, and joining techniques. Development of high-performance apparel is covered in Part Two, with particular emphasis on design and product development for function and wearer comfort. Part Three covers


Fibres to Smart Textiles

Fibres to Smart Textiles
  • Author : Asis Patnaik,Sweta Patnaik
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 08 August 2019
GET THIS BOOKFibres to Smart Textiles

Fibres to Smart Textiles: Advances in Manufacturing, Technologies, and Applications offers comprehensive coverage of the fundamentals and advances in the textile and clothing manufacturing sectors. It describes the basics of fibres, yarns, and fabrics and their end use in the latest developments and applications in the field and addresses environmental impacts from textile processes and how to minimize them. This book serves as a single comprehensive source discussing textile fibres, yarn formation, filament formation techniques, woven fabric formation, knitting technologies,


Advances in Knitting Technology

Advances in Knitting Technology
  • Author : K F Au
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 26 February 2011
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Knitted textiles and apparel represent approximately one third of the global textile market. This book provides an updated reference to Knitting technology, with specific focus on the developments in knitted fabric production and textile applications. The first set of chapters begin with a brief review of the fundamental principles of knitting, including the types and suitability of yarns for knitting as well as the properties achieved through knitted fabrics. The second part of the book examines the major advances in



Management of Technology Systems in Garment Industry

Management of Technology Systems in Garment Industry
  • Author : Gordana Colovic
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 14 February 2011
GET THIS BOOKManagement of Technology Systems in Garment Industry

This book provides ergonomic principles of times, machines, production space, materials and organization, within contemporary demands of the international fashion industry. It presents the analysis of planning, layout and logistics in the production of clothing as key parameters of strategic and operating management. The book also discusses tools for control as well as methods for determining the time of technological operations are described, which can be useful not only to beginners, but also to professionals experienced in this field.


Computer Technology for Textiles and Apparel

Computer Technology for Textiles and Apparel
  • Author : Jinlian Hu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 July 2011
GET THIS BOOKComputer Technology for Textiles and Apparel

Computer technology has transformed textiles from their design through to their manufacture and has contributed to significant advances in the textile industry. Computer technology for textiles and apparel provides an overview of these innovative developments for a wide range of applications, covering topics including structure and defect analysis, modelling and simulation, and apparel design. The book is divided into three parts. Part one provides a review of different computer-based technologies suitable for textile materials, and includes chapters on computer technology