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Knit and Woven Fabric Design and Development

October 7 - October 11

$1495

Geared for professionals in sourcing, product development, fabric development, production, and merchandising of fabrics, Knit and Woven Fabric Design and Development reviews the mechanics of weft and warp knitting and weaving, details fiber and yarn selection, discusses fabric types for developing end-use products and examines the relationship between fabric design and fabric properties. This course enhances the learning process with comprehensive design and fabric analysis exercises.

Price:

  • $1495 per person
  • $1395 for additional registrants from the same company

What you will learn:

  • Key fabric properties for knits and wovens
  • Which factors affect fabric properties
  • Necessary steps in the production of fabrics
  • Critical quality issues with specific fabrics
  • How fabrics are designed
  • How to develop specific fabric characteristics
  • How to select fibers, yarns and fabric types to develop specific end-use products
  • Different knit and woven constructions
  • Set up for single and double needle bar warp knitting machines
  • How weaving and knitting machinery operate during lab demonstrations

Why attend:

  • Receive first-class instruction supplemented by tours of Wilson College of Textiles laboratories
  • Meet and develop a network with participants from similar fields of work
  • Meet and share ideas with NC State Wilson College of Textiles faculty and teaching staff

Who should attend:

Professionals in sourcing, product development, fabric development, production, and merchandising of fabrics.

Closed-toed shoes are required while attending this course.

Details

Start:
October 7
End:
October 11
Cost:
$1495
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Venue

Wilson College of Textiles
1020 Main Campus Dr
RALEIGH, NC 27695 United States
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Phone:
9195156621
Website:
textiles.ncsu.edu

Organizer

Jan Gaines
Phone:
9195156629
Email:
jpmurph@ncsu.edu