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Dyeing And Printing

Virginia Hencken Elsasser

Virginia H. Elsasser, ITAA, ESRAB, is an Associate Professor in the Fashion in the Communication and Fine Arts Department of Centenary College. She has taught courses focusing on textiles, sociology of clothing, design, and retailing. She is a member of International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and Educators for Socially Responsible Apparel Business (ESRAB). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Textiles : Concepts and Principles

Fairchild Publications, 2010

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...Introduction In general, consumers expect two things. The first is aesthetically pleasing colors and prints. Most authorities agree that the color or printed design of a fabric is the most important factor in the customer’s decision...

Surface Treatments

Jenny Udale

Jenny Udale is a lecturer at the University of Middlesex and Ravensbourne College, UK. Jenny is also a freelance textile and womanswear designer. She is the author of the first edition of Textiles and Fashion (AVA Publishing, 2008) and the co-author of The Fundamentals of Fashion Design, 2nd edition (2012). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Textiles and Fashion : Exploring Printed Textiles, Knitwear, Embroidery, Menswear and Womenswear

Fairchild Books, 2008

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...Once a fabric has been constructed, it can be enhanced or altered with the application of different kinds of surface treatments. Pattern, colour and texture can be added to fabric through techniques that include print, stitch, fabric...

Printing and Transfer

Kimberly A. Irwin

Kimberly A. Irwin teaches fashion construction, apparel development and experimental design techniques at Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), USA. She is currently pursuing her passion of leather working and creating leather handbags. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Surface Design for Fabric

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...Selecting and preparing dyes for printing on natural fabricsSelecting and preparing dyes for printing on synthetic fabricsUsing blocks or stamps to create a pattern on fabricUsing a screen to print on fabricPrinting on leatherTransferring...

Starlit Skies Blue versus Durindone Blue

Colors in Fashion

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...There are three small books dealing with dyes at both my places of work. One is an insignificant looking exercise book with notes and processes of dyes in the Liberty textile archive, the other two are index books with mainly dye recipes...

Uzbek Textiles

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 5 : Central and Southwest Asia

Berg Publishers, 2010

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...After the creation of the independent republic of Uzbekistan in 1991, Uzbek textiles, with their brilliant color combinations and decorative exuberance, drew much interest from the international community and fashion experts. Silk wall...