Home textiles can be defined as textiles used for home furnishing, which is a branch of technical textiles comprising the application of textiles for household purposes. It consists of a various range of functional as well as decorative products used mainly for decorating our houses. Sometimes the threads are blended to make the fabrics stronger.[…]
What is Lab dip in Textile Industry?
Lab dip refers to producing a small sample for a textile or fabric that will be used to produce a garment or other textile product. The lab dip is created by a textile dyeing mill or dye house and is used to match the wanted color specified by the buyer. Lab dip is a dyed[…]
Different Parts and Functions of Circular Knitting Machine
Circular Knitting Machine is used to produce seamless tube-shaped fabric in the knit garments industry. The knit garments manufacturing process is a common machine that can produce fabric at a lower price. But the circular knitting machine has many types. Basically, the machine is circular in shape, so the name is Circular knitting machine. The[…]
Actions of Carding Machine in Spinning (Yarn Manufacturing)
Different Actions of Carding Machine in Spinning (Yarn Manufacturing) Process The carding machine is called the “Heart of the spinning”. It is also said that “Well card is half spun”. Becasue Yarn manufacturing process is impossible without carding. And, It has the key functions in the manufacturing process. Carding is the first process which is[…]
Introduction of Dyeing and Dyes and their Properties
Dyeing is a coloration process in the textile industry using dyes solution. After dyeing, dye molecules have an uncut chemical bond with fiber molecules. Recipe, Temperature, and time control are the key factors in dyeing. Here we are discussing on Introduction of Dyeing and Dyes and their Properties. The term simply means in Textiles “Coloration of[…]
Chemistry of Bleaching Process in Textile Industry
Bleaching Process Bleaching is an important process of wet processes in the textile industry. It is a pretreatment process of dyeing and printing which removes natural color from the fabric to get a bright white fabric. Bleaching is a process used in textile production to whiten fabrics. The bleaching process is done chemically in dyeing[…]
What is Natural Dye/ Dyes?
Natural dyes are biodegradable, non-toxic, and non-allergenic It has a wide variety of health benefits and it has been mentioned in VEDAs as well. These dyes are easily decomposed in nature after use and they do not pollute the environment while destroying them after end use. In the present situation, sustainability and eco-friendly a big[…]
Fabric Sourcing Factors for Apparel Business
What is sourcing? In one word sourcing means to source something, but sourcing is a term in the supply chain process. Understanding a company’s business for a material or product, Sourcing the right material selection from the right vendor, and buying goods from that specific vendor. So, Sourcing is a procurement Process and supplier management[…]