Understanding Parts and Functions of Sewing Machine for Beginners

different parts of sewing machine

Sewing machine is a device which is used to sew fabric or any other parts of the materials. It is used in both the lather and apparel industries. In order to learn to use your sewing machine you must become familiar with all the functions and parts. In this article, I will explain different parts … Read more Understanding Parts and Functions of Sewing Machine for Beginners

Sustainability in Textile Dyeing and Finishing

sustainable applications of dyeing and finishing

Sustainability in textile dyeing and finishing process aids in productive consumption of natural resources, reduction of production cost and waste generation. Basically, a sustainable development focuses on the cultural, social, economic, environmental and technological aspects of textile process and production. Textile industries faced many challenges in dyeing and finishing. The dyeing and finishing sector includes … Read more Sustainability in Textile Dyeing and Finishing

Complete Process of Marker Making in Apparel Industry

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What is marker? Generally marker is meant to a piece of paper, on which all sizes patterns of a garment are drawn so that the required number of garments can be made using the minimum quantity of fabrics (minimum wastage of fabrics). Marker width is taken as the minimum fabric width and the length of … Read more Complete Process of Marker Making in Apparel Industry

Application of Manikins in Textile Industry

manikins in textile

What is Manikins? The word manikin came from the Dutch word “Mannekijn”. This means a little man. The oxford dictionary defined manikin as “A short person or a jointed model of the human body, used in anatomy or as an artist’s lay figure.” Generally, a manikin is a life-size model used by dressmakers, tailors, artists, … Read more Application of Manikins in Textile Industry

What is Textile? | History of Textile | Different Types of Textile

what is textile

What is Textile? Food, shelter and clothing are the basic needs for the survival of humans. As clothing is one of the essential needs of mankind, textiles play an important role in the making cloths. Textile find application in all walks of life we come across, from morning to till we go to bed. We … Read more What is Textile? | History of Textile | Different Types of Textile

Marker Drawing and Duplicating Techniques in Apparel Industry

Marker Drawing and Duplicating

Methods of Marker Drawing and Duplicating: We know that, marker is a thin paper which contains all the size of pattern pieces for a specific style of apparels. It gives guidance for acutal fabric cutting. Marker making is an important part of garments manufacturing process. After finalization of marker planning, marker drawing is done. It … Read more Marker Drawing and Duplicating Techniques in Apparel Industry

Conductive Textiles: Types, Properties and Applications

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Conductive Textiles: The textile structures which can conduct electricity are called conductive textiles. It may be either made using conductive fibres or by depositing conductive layers onto non-conductive textiles. A conductive fabric can conduct electricity and made with metal strands woven into the construction of the textile. It can be inhibited the static charge generated … Read more Conductive Textiles: Types, Properties and Applications