Types of Dyes-Classification based on chemical structure

dyeing finishing The Dyes are classified based on the fibres to which they can be applied and the chemical nature of each dye. Dyes are complex unsaturated aromatic compounds fulfilling characteristics like intense colour, soluability, Substansiveness and fastness. Dyes can be defined as the different type of colouring particles which differ in each type from the other in chemical composition and are used for colouring fabrics in different colours and shades which are completely soluble in liquid media.

Fabric Cost


Cotton Fibres

apparel fiber Cotton is a soft staple fibre that grown in a form known as a boll around the seeds of the cotton plant, a shrub native to tropical and subtropical regions.

Manmade Mineral Fibres

fiber A variety of inorganic materials are made into fine fibres and used for structural strengthening or insulation; they are known as man-made mineral fibres (MMMF). Types of man made mineral fiber have names such as: mineral wool (which includes rock wool, slag-wool and glass wool), continuous filament, superfine and refractory (or ceramic) man made mineral fiber. The names of these classes of materials have different origins and are not necessarily mutually exclusive.

Woven Fabrics

fabric weaving Woven fabrics are made by using two or more sets of yarn interlaced at right angles to each other. Much variety is produced by weaving.

How Silk fiber is made

fiber Silkworms, which are really caterpillars, are fed mulberry leaves, mulberry leaves, and only mulberry leaves. They never stop eating. That means feedings every four hours.

Weaving Machines

fabric weaving The new shuttle-less machines are simply called ?weaving machines?, this term implying looms working without shuttle.

Preparation of materials for garment production

apparel apparel-making Garment production is an organised activity consisting of sequencial processes such as laying, marking, cutting, stitching, checking, finishing, pressing and packaging

Preparing for Layout

apparel Before we layout the fabric one needs to do the needful preparation for Fabric layout in garment manufacturing like folding the fabric correctly, pinning the pattern with the fabric , placing pattern pieces, matching grains by measuring and securing the pins to the grain lines and also that the pins should be properly placed and should be in right quantity.

Fabric Cutting Techniques

apparel apparel-making Basically there are 2 techniques of cutting fabric like portable cutting,stationary cutting.With the advancement in technology there have been imporvements in fabric techniques also like Automated, Numerically Controlled cutting systems, which has Automatic blade cutting, Laser cutting,Water jet cutting,Die cutting etc.