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Clothing Trade

  • Composite Nonwoven Materialsby Dipayan Das; Behnam Pourdeyhimi

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 200.00

    Composite nonwovens are versatile materials with a range of applications. This book reviews fibre types used in these materials, manufacturing processes, structure and physical properties. It also reviews applications in such areas as absorbent hygiene products (e.g. diapers) and wipes. Systematic and comprehensive information on composite nonwovens... more...

  • Fashion Supply Chain Management Using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technologiesby W. K. Wong; Z. X. Guo

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 205.00

    As supply chains in the textiles and fashion industry become ever more complex and global, and as the shift to mass customisation puts more pressure on a rapid and flexible response to customer needs, there is an urgent need to monitor and improve the efficiency of supply chains in the industry. Radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies offer... more...

  • Anthropometry, Apparel Sizing and Designby Deepti Gupta; Norsaadah Zakaria

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 230.00

    One of the greatest challenges for the apparel industry is to produce garments that fit customers properly. Anthropometry, apparel sizing and design addresses the need for improved characterization of our populations in order to tailor garments according to size, weight and shape of consumers. This book reviews techniques in anthropometry, sizing system... more...

  • Innovation and Technology of Women's Intimate Apparelby W Yu; J Fan; S-P Ng; S Harlock

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 245.00

    The intimate apparel business is undergoing major technological change. New measurement and design techniques, combined with innovative materials and production methods, are transforming the range, quality and applications of women?s lingerie. This important book provides an authoritative review of these developments After an introductory chapter... more...

  • Handbook of Footwear Design and Manufactureby A Luximon

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 250.00

    Understanding footwear design and manufacture is vital for improving the functionality, aesthetics and marketability of a product. The Handbook of footwear design and manufacture provides a comprehensive review of footwear production and design and explores how these processes are used across a variety of application areas. Part one, an introductory... more...

  • Clothing the Poor in Nineteenth-Century Englandby Vivienne Richmond

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 79.00

    Pioneering study of the importance of dress to the collective and individual identities of the nineteenth-century English poor. more...

  • Design of Clothing Manufacturing Processesby J Gersak

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 215.00

    The era of mass manufacturing of clothing and other textile products is coming to an end; what is emerging is a post-industrial production system that is able to achieve the goal of mass-customised, low volume production, where the conventional borders between product design, production and user are beginning to merge. To continue developing knowledge... more...

  • Plunkett's Apparel & Textiles Industry Almanac 2013by Jack W. Plunkett

    Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2013; US$ 349.99

    Covers exciting trends in apparel and textile supply chains, manufacturing, design, fashions, shoes, accessories, retailing, trade, distribution, technologies and smart fabrics. Includes a thorough market analysis as well as our highly respected analysis of trends, globalization, technologies and finances. Also features profiles of the top 350 global... more...

  • Buttoned-Upby Jop van Bennekom; Gert Jonkers

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; Not Available

    London is a centre of cutting-edge fashion - in Buttoned-Up , the creators of 'the best fashion mag out there', Fantastic Man , tell the story of London style through the history of the button-down shirt - part of a series of twelve books tied to the twelve lines of the London Underground, as Tfl celebrates 150 years of the Tube with Penguin ... more...

  • Pattern Cutting for Clothing Using CADby M Stott

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 85.00

    The invention of computer aided design (CAD) has revolutionised pattern cutting for clothing. Lectra?s Modaris pattern cutting software is a key tool in pattern production. Using a practical approach and clear examples throughout, Pattern cutting for clothing using CAD is an essential guide for all users of Lectra Modaris. Beginning with an overview... more...