## Textile Design

Design is any arrangement of part, form, colour, fabric and line. For example, to create a versionor a style. This definition is applicable for apparel or clothing. In general, design is arrangementor putting out creative ideas on paper or any of the three-dimensional form.There are different types of designs such as industrial design, graphic design, textile design, fashion design, etc.

## Weaving Calculations

A guide to calculations relating to yarn and cloth and all processes of weaving.It includes reed count, reed width, Maximum EPI for particular count, weave density, crimp percentage, cloth cover factor etc

## Trims and Accessories

To fulfill the design objectives we need different kind of materials. Fabrics are the main material,which used for garment manufacturing. We need other materials also, which make the garmentsaesthetic, functional and commercially required. Usually other than fabrics these material used for making garments are called trims and accessories.

## Sea and Air Freight

Although most orders for garments are placed by buyers on FOB basis, with buyers to pay for freight at the shipping destination, it is still necessary for the shipper or the agent to know how to calculate sea freight and air freight as buyers always need to know how much freight the merchandise cost per dz. If you are required to sell on CIF basis, (with the shipper to prepay for freight at the shipping port) you will need to calculate the freight accurately for your own costing

## Textile Class Rooms

Free library of quality information for beginners to experts of textile industry, to learn and understand processes and technologies pertaining to textiles, illustrated in easily understandable language

## Elements of Design

In creating a design one of the components that interact is the element of design. The element and principles of design are flexible and should be interpreted within the context of current fashion. A design can be defined as an arrangement of lines, shape, colours and texture that create a visual image. The principles of design are the rates that govern how elements are combined. The elements are therefore the raw materials that must be combined successfully.

## Useful Calc and Diff Paper sizes

It provides various useful calculations for conversion of various shapes and also International paper sizes for the purpose of documentation.

## Clothing Signifying Culture

By looking at one's clothing, you can learn something about the way people of that time thoughtand felt. Clothing differs from country to country. Every culture has had its unique clothing style.The styles reveal much about the people’s customers and beliefs. We refer to the customs, beliefs, values and skills of a group of people as their culture.

## Costing of Shirts

In order to achieve perfect garment costing, one must know about all the activities including purchase of fabrics, sewing, packing, transport, overheads, etc and also about their costs, procedures, advantages and risk factor. There are two types of garments, namely woven and knitted garments. Shirt, trouser, sarees, bed spreads, blankets, towels and made ups are woven. T-shirts, sweaters, undergarments, pyjamas and socks are knits.Costing is the deciding factor for fixing of prices and the impor

## Storage of Textile Materials

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.