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Unformatted text preview: o Polyester, polypropylene, polyethylene, epoxy matrix o Quality based on adhesion between fiber and matrix o Aerospace materials, sports equipment Embroidery: • Method of decorating fabrics o 2 components: Fabric base Decorative yarn-Crewel embroidery Crewel wool Traditional embroidery type o Cross-stitch embroidery 2 stitches form an X o Needlepoint embroidery Hundreds of tiny stitches are covering canvas base • Applique’ o Often combined with embroidery o Base fabric with small decorative pieces of cloth applied on top...
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- Fall '08
- pile yarns, Tufting, Multi-component fabrics, Traditional embroidery type, small decorative pieces