Fabric appearance testing

X. Binjie, Jinlian Hu

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Fabric appearance is always considered to be one of the most important aspects of fabric quality. Testing for fabric appearance is the process of inspecting, measuring and evaluating characteristics and properties of a fabric surface; the purpose of testing and evaluation is to assess the performance of a fabric or predicate its performance in conjunction with its end use. It can be performed according to welldefined test methods by industry-wide organizations. There are many aspects of fabric appearance that can contribute to a woven or knit fabric's overall value and consumer satisfaction. In this chapter, an attempt has been made to explain the testing methods for assessing various fabric appearance attributes.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFabric Testing
PublisherElsevier Ltd
Number of pages41
ISBN (Print)9781845692971
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)


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