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J.J. Pizzuto’s Fabric Science

eBook

11th Edition

Ingrid Johnson, Allen C. Cohen and Ajoy K. Sarkar


ISBN:
978-1-5013-1123-9 (online)
978-1-6289-2658-3 (hardback)
978-1-6289-2662-0 (epdf)
Published:
2015
DOI:
10.5040/9781501311239
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Abstract

With an increased emphasis on the global industry of textiles, the best-selling Fabric Science, 11th Edition provides the most comprehensive and current introduction to textiles-from fibers through finished fabrics. This edition has been fully updated to reflect the current industry and applications to fashion, home goods, interior design and related industries.

- Coverage of fiber characteristics, yarns, woven and knit fabrics, dyeing, printing, and various finishes

- Discussions on environmental concerns, care and renovation, fabric innovations, quality issues, and global laws that regulate textiles

- Attention to textiles for interiors and how to select fabric for the desired end use in apparel, interior furnishings and industrial products

- The vocabulary of textiles in chapter glossaries and a list of fiber names in seven languages

The companion Fabric Science Swatch Kit, 11th Edition (ISBN 9781628926576), includes 114 fabric swatches that align with this text and give students hands-on experience with textile fibers, yarns, fabrications, dyes, prints, and finishes-providing a complete package for understanding textiles.


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