Skip to main content


  • Insulation
Sort By:  1-2 of 2 (1 page)
Results per page:

Support and Thermal Materials

Janace E. Bubonia

Janace E. Bubonia, PhD, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Design, Merchandising and Textiles at Texas Christian University. She has taught classes in design and product development, fashion illustration, fashion show production, promotion, and textile testing among others. She is a member of the International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Apparel Production Terms and Processes

Fairchild Books, 2017

Book chapter

...Garment components are all materials and findings, including interior construction and finishing units, that influence the wear, appearance, and performance of a completed garment. Support materials are separate fabric plies applied...


Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 8 : West Europe

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...The extremes of the Arctic climate set Greenland dress apart from dress in the rest of West Europe. It is made from the skins and furs of animals and birds and is highly adapted to the conditions and lifestyle of the Arctic people. Even so...