The lengthwise, selvage to selvage horizontal, yarns carried over and under the warp. Filling yarns generally have less twist than warp yarns because they are subjected to less strain in the weaving process and therefore, require less strength. Read more..
Welfare is an economic term used to describe the state of well-being of humans on an individual or collective basis. Read more.
Well Dressed (Allwood et al. 2006) is a provocative report whose main conclusion is that the impacts of the fashion sector are largely driven by the volume of material passing through it – so the greatest beneficial change would occur if we purchased less clothing and kept it for longer. Read more..