Stain resistance is a fabric or fibre ability to resist being discoloured by substances accidentally brought into contact such as red wine and chocolate. Read more..
International Standards Organization (ISO): The ISO defined “eco-fashions” as “identifying the general environmental performance of a product within a product group based on its whole life-cycle in order to contribute to improvements in key environmental measures and to support sustainable consumption patterns.” The ISO is developing standards for a labeling system to identify garments that meet criteria as environmentally friendly. Read more..
Short lengths of fibres, normally measured in inches or fraction of inches, like those naturally found in cotton and wool. Silk, however, is the only natural fibre that does not come in staple lengths but instead in filament lengths.
In 2007, UK Treasury published a document by the principal author economist and banker Sir Nicholas Stern named The Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change, shorthand for the Stern Review. Read more
Stitches of jeans is not only to keep the cloth together it also serves as decoration and to create visual effects. For example, the stitches on the back pockets can make the hip look much smaller. By manipulating the texture, colors, thickness and position of these stitches settings a variety of different looks can be achieved for a pair of jeans.
tone washing is the process in which pumice stones added to wash cycle to abrade denim and loosen color.
Strong sustainability is a term used to describe a conception of substitutability between the natural environment and manufactured capital. Read more..
Structural colours is term used to describe objects that does not have any pigment yet get their colours from light that is being reflects in microstructures and by this manipulating our brains way to see colours (like in a rainbow). In nature, tremendous numbers of orders and patterns are generated spontaneously, which enliven our surroundings. Read More..