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5 Things to Keep in Mind While Choosing the Right Fabric

Garment manufacturing is an elaborate process that works in a chronological manner. A lot of minds come together to make sure all functions are being performed to the desired effect. The apparel industry is a global giant that is deeply impacted by trends and ongoing changes. A lot of skill set coupled with practical knowledge is required to stay ahead in the market. Fabric sourcing is an important part of garment manufacturing and following points have to be kept in mind while choosing the right fabric:

 

The fabric should be affordable

3 Types of Fabric You Should Know About for Dye-Sublimation

Sublimation printing (also known as all-over printing) is a printing method that transfers ink from one sheet onto the receiving canvas (in our case, fabric). Compared to alternative printing methods, which are limited to a particular field, sublimation printing is able to transfer a design on every inch of the garment. 

 

Three most common types of fabrics used are:

 

Cotton

5 Different Types of Embroidery Machines by UNIX

Embroidery machines play an integral role in garment and textile industry. There are different brands of embroidery machines in the market and one of the most famous and popular is UNIX. UNIX Stichmachines Private Limited is a prominent & leading manufacturer from Surat.

Bio-polishing and its Advantages in the Textile Industry

Bio-polishing is a finishing process that amplifies the fabric quality by decreasing the pilling tendency and fuzziness of (cellulose) knitted fabrics. This finishing process is applied to cellulose textiles which creates permanent effects by the implementation of enzymes. This technique successfully removes protruding fibers & slubs from knitted fabrics, significantly reduces pilling, softens fabric hand and renders a smooth fabric appearance.

What is the Difference between Woven Fabric & Knit Fabric?

Woven Fabric:

Woven fabrics are made by using two sets of yarn by interlinking among them. One set of yarn is known as warp yarn another one is weft yarn. The total process of producing woven fabric is known as weaving. Woven fabrics are generally produced from handloom or power loom. Shirt, trousers, denim and jeans are the example of woven fabrics.

 

Knit Fabric

4 Useful Facts About Direct To Garment Printer

In Direct to Garment DTG printing technology, a printer directly applies the ink onto the t-shirt with inkjet technology. It is almost like printing on paper, except on a fabric. A special printer prints the ink directly onto the garment in the desired design. DTG uses specialty water-based inks, which are absorbed by the fibers of the garment. Let us find out 4 interesting & helpful facts about DTG.

 

Why Fabrics & Accessories are an important part of Gartex2018?

Gartex2018 is an excellent opportunity to witness new product launches that have recently hit the market or are yet to be released. It is an opportunity to establish strategic partnerships with the new manufacturers, retailers and distributors for better future growth and to gain new techniques for development from the dynamic market.

 

All you need to know about Digital Textile Printing

In the past few years, digital textile printing has emerged as one of the most creative industries in the world. The recent innovations in the digital printing technology are the key contributors to the rapid growth of this industry. It does not matter, whether you are an ‘Entrepreneur' or an investor, there is an immense possibility for you to earn the profit as this industry has a lot to offer.

 

4 Top Tips for Digital Textile Printing which will prove really Helpful

In case you are looking to evolve your business and plan to enter digital textile printing market, in that case, you will have a few queries about the technology and the process in itself. Let us find out more about these queries by scrolling down the blog.

 

1. For first-time textile printers:

With the new developments in direct to garment printing technology, the textile printing sector not only renders a diverse market, however also provides a very generous and profitable revenue stream to business owners.