This book presents a collection of projects and stories from the clothing and lifestyle company Alabama Chanin, known for the cutting-edge twist it puts on tried-and-true sewing, quilting, and embroidery techniques, applied mostly by hand to recycled cotton jersey.
Introduces the key issues associated with the production, use and disposal of fashion clothing and gives step-by-step guidance on how to identify and evaluate the potential impacts of a garment during the design process.
A comprehensive text about the design, structure, and application of textiles. It includes basic fibre makeup, fibre innovation, formation of fabrics, quality issues, regulations, environmental responsibility, nanotechnology and innovations in industrial textiles.
Helps readers understand how the components of textiles contribute to the performance of products for specific end uses. Encourages students to understand and predict textile properties and performance.