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Gallery: Textiles for the Seamstress



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Textile facts and info that any seamstress needs to know.  


T-2
Circular Chart showing Natural vs Synthetic Fibers.

T-3
Natural Fibers include these + Linen.


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Wool Facts.

T-5
Sources of best wool on a sheep pelt.  Worsted vs Woolen

T-6
Cotton Facts.


T-7
Silk Facts. 

T-8
Silk Duppioni.

T-8b
Linen Facts. 
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Facts to remember regarding Linen.
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T-9
Great explanation of Man-Made Fibers. 


T-10
Rayon!

T-11
Rayon Facts.

T-12
Tencel is what??? Here are the facts.


T-13
Acetate....

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Polyester.

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Microfibers



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Micro-Denier means...

T-17
What fabric makes these??


T-18
Nylon - 1st synthetic.


T-19
Nylon vs Polyester

T-20
Fiber structure.

T-21
Twist is important.


T-22
More about Denier. 

T-23
Twist matters because.... 

T-24
Spinneret = Shower head for synthetic 'goo'.


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Spinneret shapes. 

T-26
Fiber Shape (spinneret holes) = 

T-27
Crimping fibers.


T-28
Crepe Structure.  Image from All About series - RainCity Publishing. 

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Non-Woven Structure.

T-30
Non-Wovens used for...


T-31
Knit construction includes...

T-32
Weft Knits.  Image from AllAbout series - RainCity Publishing.

T-33
warp Knits


T-34
Knit terminology clarified - finally!

T-35
Jersey

T-36
Jersey defined...


T-37
Jersey curling to right side on cross-grain. 

T-38
Cross grain jersey curling to wrong side.

T-39
Jersey and Sweatshirt Fabric


T-40
Double Knits - Interlock

T-41
Interlock image.  

T-42
Rib Knits.

T-43
Woven structure - Plain Weave.
Image from All About series - Rain City Publishing. 
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Basketweave - a version of Plain Weave.  
Image from All About series - Rain City Publishing. 
T-45
Rib Weave - a version of PlainWeave.  Image from All About series - Rain City Publishing. 

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Twill Weave.  Image from All About series - Rain City Publishing.  
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Broken Twill Weave.  Image from All About series - Rai nCity Publishing.
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Satin Weave.  Image from All About series - Rain City Publishing. 

T-49
Satin or Sateen?  Images from AllAbout series - Rain City Publishing. 
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Pile.

T-51
Common Pile fabrics.


T-52
Is it Velvet or Velveteen? 

T-53
How Polar Fleece is made - You-Tube Video. 


T-54
Trim edges even after stitching facing to wrong side of right Front.


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Jacquard Weave.  Image fromAll About series - Rain City Publishing. 

T-56
Is it Brocade or Damask? 

T-57

Tapestry.


T-58
Net construction.  Image from All About series - Rain City Publishing.  
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Leno construction.  
Image from All About series - Rain City Publishing.

T-60
Dye Methods.


T-61
Printing processes. 

T-62
Batik, Discharge Ikat, Screen-Printed

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You-Tube on how quilting cottons are created from Robert Kaufman Company. 
https://youtu.be/wsc3y38jLjs


T-64
3D printed images

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Dye problems.  

T-66
Retayne


T-67
Synthrapol

T-68
Finishes - continued.

T-69
Burn-Outs.


T-70
Moire - 'water-marked' looking fabric.

T-71
Batiste - Charmeuse - Chambray - Dobby -Pique - Doublecloth..

T-73
Oxford cloth, Poplin, Broadcloth


T-74
Plisse and Seersucker...

T-75
Chiffon - Georgette

T-76
Matelasse - Cloque.


T-77
Organdy - Organza.

T-78
Surah - Silk Foulard

T-79
Washing Silk.


T-80
Noil and Peau de Soie

T-81
Shantung.

T-82
Boiled Wool and Boucle.



T-83
Challis


T-84
Camel's Hair and Cashmere. 

T-85
Care Knowledge.


T-86
Why pre-shrink?

T-87
Spandex in jeans.

T-88
Marriage of fabric & pattern.


T-89
Burn chart.

T-90
Sources.

T-91
Additional...


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