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Luxury fibres

Philippa Watkins

Luxury fibres

rare materials for higher added value

by Philippa Watkins

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Published by Economist Intelligence Unit in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Philippa Watkins & Alexandra Buxton.
SeriesEIU special report -- 2633
ContributionsBuxton, Alexandra., Economist Intelligence Unit.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20776682M
ISBN 100850586267

Little black book: Bernie de Le Cuona, textile designer. The fibres used by de Le Cuona include alpaca from Peru, linen from Belgium and wool from Australia. She offers bespoke furniture services and has worked on projects ranging from a Russian hunting lodge to a linen marquee. A more sustainable luxury, and I very much subscribe to it. Visit Our Studio. Monday-Friday pm–pm And by appointment Leffler Rd. Errington B.C. V0R 1V0 [email protected]

Sheepskin is the perfect year-round fibre, trapping heat between its fibres in the winter and letting the air circulate in the summer. Carefully selected by us for its snuggly, warm and comforting properties, it is perfect for our range of winter warmers.   This book tells the story of how the silk textile conquered the luxury world, and remained prestigious throughout the ages. Examining sociological research dating back to Antiquity, the Mongol Empire, and Ottoman Turks, this book demonstrates the value of globalization and the importance of diversity through the lens of silk as an enduring.

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Silk, Mohair, Cashmere and Other Luxury Fibres A volume in Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles. Book • Edited by: Although none of the luxury fibres, including silk, is produced in large quantities, their particular and unique qualities of fineness, softness, warmth and pleasurable handle mean that they occupy a very important.

Although none of the luxury fibres, including silk, is produced in large quantities, their particular and unique qualities of fineness, softness, warmth and pleasurable handle mean that they occupy a very important place in the luxury apparel and fine furnishing trades/5(2).

Purchase Silk, Mohair, Cashmere and Other Luxury Fibres - 1st Edition. Luxury fibres book Print Book & E-Book. ISBNNone of the fibres covered Luxury fibres book this book are produced in large quantities. Even silk, with an annual production of approximately 70 tonnes, is not a major fibre.

The total annual production of all the luxury fibres discussed in this book, of the order of tonnes, is negligible in comparison with the world’s total textile fibre. Incredibly in-depth analysis of various luxury spinning fibres--both natural and synthetic--that allows a potential spinner to be aware of certain fibre tendencies, practical blends, and how to make the most of typically higher-expense product to maximise both your value and the characteristics of 5/5(18).

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles: Silk, Mohair, Cashmere and Other Luxury Fibres (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Although luxury animal fibres, excluding silk, represent far less than % of global fibre production, they play a very significant role in the luxury, high-value-added end of the market, notably the apparel market, being renowned for their special and mostly unique features, such as comfort and softness.

Get this from a library. Silk, mohair, cashmere and other luxury fibres. [Robert R Franck; Textile Institute (Manchester, England);] -- Although none of the luxury fibres, including silk, is produced in large quantities, their particular and unique qualities of fineness, softness, warmth and pleasurable handle mean that they occupy a.

Some natural fibres covered here including spider silk are also increasingly finding applications within the technical textiles sector where their high performance thermal properties and bio-mimetic qualities in particular, are very useful.

This is an essential reference for all. Silk, mohair, cashmere and other luxury fibres Cashmere goat reproduced from Pier Giuseppe Alvigini, The Fibres Nearest the Sky,Mondadore Editore, Verona, by kind permission of Mr Pier Alvigini at Alvigini S.A.S.

BiellaVia Dante, 12 Casella PostaleItaly. The total annual production of all the luxury fibres discussedin this book, of the order of tonnes, is negligible in comparison withthe world’s total textile fibre production of 50 tonnes.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm: Contents: 1. Silk / Ronald Currie Mohair / Lawrance Hunter and E.

Hunter Cashmere, camelhair and other hair fibres / J. Dalton and R. Franck --App. ational trade rules for raw silk and other products of silk --App. The seasonless book features eleven beautiful knitting patterns that can be worn anywhere at any time.

All these luxurious patterns use Zealana yarns. Zealana combine natural fibres like cashmere, merino and brushtail possum to create ultra soft, durable, pill-resistant yarns that are light, warm and cozy. BUY THIS BOOK FROM YOUR LOCAL YARN STORE. Luxury Fabrics Limited | 90 followers on LinkedIn | Manufacturers of wool and noble fibres suiting and jacketing fabrics.

Operating the brands of John Foster, William Halstead, Charles Clayton Founded: Silk, Mohair, Cashmere and Other Luxury Fibres Robert R. Franck Although none of the luxury fibers, including silk, is produced in large quantities, their particular and unique qualities of fineness, softness, and warmth give them a important place in the luxury apparel and fine furnishing trades.

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It covers key research in natural and synthetic fibres as well as fibre and fabric properties.LUXURY NATURAL FIBERS: ANNE TULLETT spinner weaver instructor: Experience the extraordinary softness of our blends in natural colors from nature's own palette Our own Angora bunny fur blended with Silk, Alpaca, and fine wool into balls of roving Little Luxuries.

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