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Introducing the world of textiles

Textile Institute.

Introducing the world of textiles

seminar for those who require a general knowledge of textiles and textile processing

by Textile Institute.

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Published by Textile Institute in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTextile Institute.
ContributionsIntroducing the world of textiles (Manchester : 1993)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19519266M

The global textile market size was valued at USD billion in and is estimated to exhibit a CAGR of % from to owing to the increased demand for apparels, especially in developing countries such as China, India, Mexico, and Bangladesh. Furthermore, increasing disposable income and rapid urbanization has led to a rise in the number of supermarkets and retail stores, thereby. Essential in the everyday lives of all societies for providing protection and warmth, textiles also fulfill social, cultural, military, legal, and symbolic functions and have played a key role in the economic activity of societies from ancient times. This magnificent two-volume study brings together the leading experts on textiles from eight countries, ensuring authoritative coverage of the 3/5(2).

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The study of the history of clothing and textiles traces the development, use, and availability of clothing and textiles over human history. Clothing and textiles reflect the materials and technologies available in different civilizations at different times. The variety and distribution of clothing and textiles within a society reveal social customs and culture. Textile History is a peer-reviewed, internationally recognized leading publication for the history of textiles, dress, clothing and apparel. Search in: Advanced search. Submit an article book review. P eter M aunder, Tiverton Cloth: The Story of the Town's Woollen Trade –


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