By R H Gong

Fancy yarns are these produced with a few planned discontinuity brought both into the color or kind of the object with the goal of manufacturing an more desirable aesthetic influence. so much fancy yarns are produced by way of expert spinners utilizing machines converted or particularly built for the aim; others are made out of 'fancy slivers' used as minor parts of yarns made by way of spinners with common gear; nonetheless others are made solely by means of filament yarns, utilizing variations of the airjet texturising process.

The textual content is easily illustrated with diagrams, drawings and images of yarn buildings and the gear used to create them. It includes close-ups of the yarns themselves including an research to teach how visual appeal and texture might be diversified via altering the feedstock or computer settings.

Textile historians and conservationists will locate the booklet specifically beneficial in assisting to spot yarn forms in historic materials and in constructing an realizing of the diversity of yarns to be had in antiquity and standard makes use of for them.

Fancy yarns is a necessary connection with a variety of business fabric technologists together with spinners, knitters and weavers, cloth and garment brands, scholars of fabric expertise and layout and curators and conservationists of historic fabric collections.

  • The first e-book to be committed solely to fancy yarns and fancy doubled yarns
  • Describes the entire significant yarn kinds, their manufacture and capability to be used in clothing and furnishing fabrics
  • Includes over a hundred drawings, diagrams and photographs

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