Alpaca Fibres

fiber Alpacas are fibre producing animals. Alpaca fibre is one of the finest animal fibres in the world. It is comparable to mohair, cashmere and other rare fibres.

Storage of Textile Materials

assorted Textile materials are prone to dangers such as moisture, heat, mildew, fungus, insects and rodents. Therefore storing the textile materials in the right store and condition is important.

Woven Fabric Construction

fabric weaving Fabrics can be constructed in a variety of ways, ranging from the matting together of fibrous materials to the intricate interlacing of complex yarn systems.

Blow Room Functions

spinning spun-yarn yarn Blow room is the starting of the spinning operation where the fibre is opened, cleaned, mixed , micro dust removed and evened thus passed to carding machine without increasing fibre rupture, fibre neps , broken seed particles and without removing more good fibres. The basic functions of blow room are opening, cleaning, dust removal, blending and evenly feeding the material on the card.

Fiber Formulas

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

Manmade Synthetic Fibres

fiber The synthetic man-made fibres include the polyamides (nylon), polyesters, acrylics, polyolefin, vinyl, and elastomeric fibres, while the regenerated fibres include rayon, the cellulose acetates, the regenerated proteins, glass and rubber fibres

Types of skirts

apparel Skirt is something that covers the lower part of the body especially for girls, women or ladies. Skirts come in a variety of shapes and styles and they are essential items in women’s wardrobes. Skirts are more elegant and easy to wear and besides they can be worn in all occasions. It is easier to design skirt than any other garment. In today’s fashion world we find a variety of types of skirt which can be categorized based on size, fabric, and design. The silhouette can be narrow, flared or bouffant. Even straight skirts can vary from extremely tight and narrow at the hem to slightly A-lined. Here is a brief description of the variety of skirt types being used on their vast types.

Embroidery Needles

embroidery finishing The selection of needles by class, variety and size for a certain material is necessary to eliminate thread breakage, needle breakage, skipped stitches and fraying of the thread.

Textile Yarn size/substance

yarn How to find out the yarn sizes and popular textile yarn sizes, techniques to identify substance of textile yarn

Pre-Shrinking Finish on Fabrics

finishing Pre-shirking is needed almost on all fabrics because most textile materials shrink when washed. However preshrinking can only reduce the residual shrinkage to a lower percentage, but cannot completely eliminate it. On cotton fabrics, usually take away 8-10%shrinkage by preshrinking, leaving about 5-6% in them.