Musk Ox

fiber The musk ox, also known as Ovibos moschatus, is an ancient species of arctic mammal currently found in remote areas of the far north, including Greenland, Alaska, Canada and Siberia. During the Pleistocene, musk ox wandered across the Bering Land Bridge to populate North America with the likes of the woolly mammoth, saber-toothed cat, and giant ground sloth. They provide us with Qiviut fiber.

Eco Textiles

dyeing non-apparel The textile industry is considered as the most ecologically harmful industry in the world. The eco-problems in textile industry occur during some production processes and are carried forward right to the finished product. In the production process like bleaching and then dyeing, the subsequent fabric makes a toxin that swells into our ecosystem.There fore the need of eco textiles is felt.Green textiles refer to clothing and other accessories that are designed to use organic and recycled material

Filament Yarn Spinning

spinning yarn For transforming filament fibres to yarns involve processes such as Wet spinning, Dry spinning, Melt spinning, Bi-component spinning, Bi-constituent spinning, ICS etc.

Weaving Operations

fabric weaving In weaving, no matter what type of weaving is being done, four major operations are performed in sequence and are continuously repeated, they are Shedding, Picking, Beating Up, Taking Up and Letting Off

Fiber Formulas

assorted Commonly used fibre formulas and reference guides used by the textile fibre industry.

The Layout Procedure

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Feeding Systems

apparel Material feed is the controlled movement of the material being sewn from one stitch position to the next. Different feeding mechanisms available are for sewing fabrics. Some of them are Manual feed, Feed dog, Drop feed, Needle Feed (Upper pivot needle Feed, Central pivot needle Feed, Parallel drive needle Feed), Wheel feed, Rotary feed, Upper Feed(Vibrating Presser Foot, Alternating Presser Foot, Top Feed, Jump Foot, Walking Foot, Spring action asking Foot, Driven walking Foot, Wheel feed.

Natural Protein Insect (Silk/Cocoon) Fibres

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Fabric Finishes for Enhancing Appearance

finishing There are finishes applied to fabrics to enhance the look and feel of the fabric, in other ways the finishes neither strengthen the quality of the fabric nor they are done to transform the fabric for special purposes such as the fire retardant finish.

Embroidery

embroidery finishing Embroidery is the art or handicraft of making or decorating a design on a piece of fabric or other similar supplies with ornamental needlework. Embroidery may also incorporate other materials such as metal strips, pearls, beads, quills, and sequins. Modern-day, computerized machines have made embroidery a lot more intricate and complex. With these substantial-tech machines, you can choose your personal design and add lettering or dates to an occasion.