Links to this page may be made without permission. They are flat or tufted porous sheets that are made directly from separate fibers, molten plastic or plastic film.
Stores and shopping centres in central Anatolia. Nanofabrics are textiles engineered with small particles that give ordinary materials advantageous properties such as superhydrophobicity extreme water resistance, also see "Lotus effect" , odor and moisture elimination, increased elasticity and strength, and bacterial resistance.
Nanofabrics research is an interdisciplinary effort involving bioengineering, molecular chemistry, physics, electrical engineering, computer science, and systems engineering.
The nanoparticles make up just the outline of the fibers in these two images. LEDs and fiber optics as part of fashion Electronic textiles, also known as smart garments, smart clothing, smart textiles, or smart fabrics, are fabrics that enable digital components such as a battery and a light including small computers , and electronics to be embedded in them.
Smart textiles are fabrics that have been developed with new technologies that provide added value to the wearer. Pailes-Friedman of the Pratt Institute states that "what makes smart fabrics revolutionary is that they have the ability to do many things that traditional fabrics cannot, including communicate, transform, conduct energy and even grow".
Aesthetic examples include fabrics that light up and fabrics that can change colour. Some of these fabrics gather energy from the environment by harnessing vibrations, sound or heat, reacting to these inputs. The colour changing and lighting scheme can also work by embedding the fabric Arvind Limited formerly Arvind Mills is a textile manufacturer and the flagship company of the Lalbhai Group.
Its headquarters is in Naroda, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. It has units at Santej near Kalol. It manufactures cotton shirting, denim, knits and bottomweight khaki fabrics. It has also recently ventured into technical textiles when it started Advanced Materials Division in In the early s, he led the 'Reno-vision' whereby the company brought denim into the domestic market, thus starting the jeans revolution in India.
Arvind also runs three clothing and accessories retail chains, the Arvind Store, Unlimited and Fishnet stockings In the field of textiles, fishnet is hosiery with an open, diamond-shaped knit; it is most often used as a material for stockings, tights, or bodystockings.
Fishnet is available in a multitude of colors, although it is most often sported in traditional matte black. Fishnet is commonly worn on the legs and arms by practitioners of goth and punk fashion, but is also commonly worn by the mainstream as a fashion statement. Generally considered to be a sexy garment, it may serve as a component of sexual fetishism. Fishnets are used mostly as a type of undergarment, and in as much as it defines curves by applying a grid close to the body it generally accentuates the wearer's muscular definition.
A more practical use of fishnet textiles is in high performance next-to-skin apparel used in cold weather outdoor sports, including hiking, hunting, fishing, skiing, and mountaineering.
In this context, fishnet is usually knitted from fibers of polypropylene, merino wool, or nylon, and offers a number of Parts of a sewing machine needle and comparison of several types of needle points and parts A sewing machine needle is a specialized needle for use in a sewing machine. A sewing machine needle consists of: Size codes More than a dozen modern conventions exist for numbering the sizes Clothing industry or garment industry summarizes the types of trade and industry along the production and life chain of clothing and garments, starting with the textile industry producers of cotton, wool, fur, and synthetic fibre via fashion industry to fashion retailers up to trade with second-hand clothes and textile recycling.
The producing sectors build upon a wealth of clothing technology some of which, like the loom, the cotton gin, and the sewing machine heralded industrialization not only of the previous textile manufacturing practices.
Terminology Clothing factory in Montreal, Quebec, in Nylon stocking inspection in Malmö, Sweden, in Garment factory workers in Bangladesh, in By the early 20th century, the industry in the developed world often involved immigrants in "sweat shops", which were usually legal but were sometimes illegally operated. They employed people in crowded conditions, working manual sewing machines, and being paid less than a living wage.
The Switch supports both physical and digital games. Physical games are sold on cartridges that slot into the Switch Console unit. Also see Sega Ages for a list of emulated Sega console and arcade titles available on the Switch. Games list There are currently games included in the list. The show has featured hundreds of segments and competitions since its debut on July 30, The following is an incomplete list of the segments of Eat Bulaga!
The segments are organized alphabetically by title. The hosts are divided into two teams. In each round, both teams are given one specific object. Each group will take turns to think of and to act out a clever use for that object by realizing what other objects it might resemble.
For instance, a closed umbrella roughly resembles a sword or a walking cane. The team must then act out its new function. At the end of each round, the judges decide which team Engineering is the discipline and profession that applies scientific theories, mathematical methods, and empirical evidence to design, create, and analyze technological solutions cognizant of safety, human factors, physical laws, regulations, practicality, and cost.
In the contemporary era, engineering is generally considered to consist of the major primary branches of chemical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering, and mechanical engineering. Chemical engineering Chemical engineering is the application of chemical, physical and biological sciences to the process of converting raw materials or chemicals into more useful or valuable forms.
Subdiscipline Scope Major specialties Biomolecular engineering Focuses on the manufacturing of biomolecules. Genetic engineering of whole genes and their chromosomes Immunology and biomolec They are industrially produced, colorful cotton cloths with batik-inspired printing. The wax fabric can be sorted into categories of quality due to the processes of manufacturing.
Normally, the fabrics are sold in 12 yards as "full piece" or 6 yards as "half piece". The colors comply with the local preferences of the customers. Mainly clothing for celebrations is made out of these. The wax prints are part of a nonverbal way of communication among African women, and hereby they carry their message out into the world. This is a list of cleaning products and agents. Cleaning agents are substances usually liquids, powders, sprays, or granules used to remove dirt, including dust, stains, bad smells, and clutter on surfaces.
Purposes of cleaning agents include health, beauty, removing offensive odor, and avoiding the spread of dirt and contaminants to oneself and others. Cleaning products A bath brick The interior of a computer being cleaned with a gas duster Mrs. This list of Indian inventions and discoveries details the inventions, scientific discoveries and contributions of premodern and modern India, including both the ancient, classical and post classical nations in the subcontinent historically referred to as India and the modern Indian state.
It draws from the whole cultural and technological history of India, during which architecture, astronomy, cartography, metallurgy, logic, mathematics, metrology and mineralogy were among the branches of study pursued by its scholars. During recent times science and technology in the Republic of India has also focused on automobile engineering, information technology, communications as well as research into space and polar technology.
For the purposes of this list, inventions are regarded as technological firsts developed in India, and as such does not include foreign technologies which India acquired through contact. It also does not include technologies or discoveries developed elsewhere and later invented separately in A piece of curtain fabric showing its selvedge, i. A selvage US English or selvedge British English is a "self-finished" edge of fabric, keeping it from unraveling and fraying.
In woven fabric, selvages are the edges that run parallel to the warp the longitudinal threads that run the entire length of the fabric , and are created by the weft thread looping back at the end of each row.
In knitted fabrics, selvages are the unfinished yet structurally sound edges that were neither cast on nor bound off. The terms selvage and selvedge are a corruption of "self-edge", and have been in use since the 16th century. Chichester Cathedral has been the seat of the Bishop of Chichester since the 11th century. Local adherents of the Church of Christ, Scientist worship at this simple building in Chichester city centre.
As of , there are more than places of worship in the district of Chichester in the English county of West Sussex.
Various Christian denominations are served, and there is also a large Buddhist monastery in Chithurst, one of the small villages which make up the largely rural area. The ancient city of Chichester, founded in Roman times and always the most populous settlement in the district, has been a centre of Christian worship since , when its cathedral was built.
However, nearby Selsey had its own cathedral years earlier: Saint Wilfrid established an episcopal see there and used it as a base from which to convert Sussex to Christianity.
Coastal erosion forced the bishopric to move inland to Chichester, and it has been the centre of the Anglican Diocese of Chichester ever since. English terms derived from Arabic in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. The following English words have been acquired either directly from Arabic or else indirectly by passing from Arabic into other languages and then into English. Most entered one or more of the Romance languages before entering English. To qualify for this list, a word must be reported in etymology dictionaries as having descended from Arabic.
A handful of dictionaries has been used as the source for the list. Rare and archaic words are also omitted. A bigger listing including many words very rarely seen in English is available at Wiktionary dictionary. A geographical indication GI is a name or sign used on certain products which corresponds to a specific geographical location or origin e.
Darjeeling tea became the first GI tagged product in India, in , since t This list of the oldest companies in the world includes brands and companies, excluding associations and educational, government, or religious organizations.
To be listed, a brand or company name must remain operating, either in whole or in part, since inception. Statistics According to a report published by the Bank of Korea in that looked at 41 countries, there were 5, companies older than years. Of these, 3, are in Japan, in Germany, in the Netherlands, and in France. The ryokan was established in AD. Sean's Bar in Athlone, Ireland, claims to be the oldest pu List of fabrics topic Fabrics in this list include fabrics that are woven, non-woven, as well as knitted fabrics and netting fabrics, and technical fabrics such as Gore-Tex and Gannex.
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List of sewing stitches topic This a list of stitches used in hand and machine sewing. Member feedback about List of sewing stitches: Sewing stitches Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Banarasi sari topic saree from Varanasi Banaras , silk and gold-wrapped silk yarn with supplementary weft brocade zari A Banarasi saree is a saree made in Varanasi, a city which is also called Benares or Banaras. Member feedback about Banarasi sari: Geographical Indications in India Revolvy Brain revolvybrain.
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Similar to crepe de chine but heavier. Coarse, harsh, strong wool that is more suitable for carpets than for fabrics. Very little of this type is produced in the U. Some of the choicer carpet wools are used to make tweeds or other rough sport clothing.
Some breeds, like Karakul, are mainly used for rugs. Fiber produced by crossing cashmere goats with angora goats. A heavy weight wool or wool blend material that is perfect for making warm coats and other winter clothes out of.
Shirting cotton Ticking quilting cottons Poplin Polycotton. A polyester fabric which is the trademark of Dupont. Twill weave smooth surfaced fabric with fine double diagonal ribs. A gossamer is a very light, sheer, gauze-like fabric. A fabric which features large points of yarn on the surface of the fabric. Another name for china silk. Ponte de roma knits. A double knit fabric with some stretch across the grain. Checkout the tips for caring and sewing with Satin fabric.
Fabrics in this list include fabrics that are woven, non-woven, as well as knitted fabrics and netting fabrics, and technical fabrics (such as Gore-Tex and Gannex. Fabric and Cloth. This is a rather odd category, listing names of kinds of fabric and cloth. There is an enormous variety in fabrics, with many different national, historical and regional varieties. + Fabric names. By no means is this an exhausted list as there are innumerous types of fabric available. I have tried to list what I could find by researching around and the list continues to be updated making me realize the vastness of this fabric empire.