Different Types of Fashionable Shawls for Women

fashionable shawls

Fashionable Shawls for Women A shawl is larger than a scarf which is also either decorative or utilitarian and is worn draped around the shoulders, the neck or over the head for warmth or adornment . Scarves may be square , oblong or triangular and made of knitted , crocheted or woven fabric . Servers can be so small that they only fit around the neck or large enough to cover the shoulders and much of the upper body . They may be a solid color , … [Read more...]

Different Types of Fashion Accessories Made by Straw

fashion accessories

Definition of straw: A natural or artificial heavy fiber used especially as fodder or as material for thatching, packing, or weaving, plaiting, or braiding, making baskets and hats. It has dried stalks of grain. Straw is used as fashion accessories. Materials from which straw is made: Straw is a vegetable substance or a synthetic imitation. Natural straw comes from dried stems of such grain as barley, oats, rye and wheat from stems and stalks … [Read more...]

Pattern Making in Cross Stitch

Cross Stitch

Cross Stitch A background of gold dupion silk can be used for small type of embroidery. Symmetrical design of squares made from folded metal tissue and leather are held down with cross stitches in metal thread. The border, which is important in 'containing' the , centre of the design, is made from couched silk and metal cords surrounded by tiny squares cut from copper-coloured leather. This motif could be framed as a small panel or could be used … [Read more...]

Production Process of Embroidery and Appliqué

Embroidery

Production Process of Embroidery and Applique Naimur Rahman BGMEA University of Fashion Technology Asst. Merchandiser JMS International Email: naime.dcc@gmail.com     Embroidery & Appliqué Embroidery is the art or handicraft of decorating fabric or other materials with needle and thread or yarn. Embroidery may also incorporate other materials such as metal strips, pearls, beads, quills, and sequin. In its broadest … [Read more...]

Selection of Cuff for Dress Shirt

cuff for dress

Selection of Cuff for Dress Shirt Sheikh Nurja B.Sc. Engineer of Textile Merchandiser E-mail: engineer.nurja@gmail.com Facebook: Sheikh Nurja     Cuff The cuff is the end part of a sleeve or leg of trousers, which is actually is made with an extra layer of fabric. By turning back the materials or by sewing a separate band of material, cuff can be made. By carrying ornamental border a cuff increase the beauty of … [Read more...]

Different Types of Embroidery Stitches

Embroidery Stitches

Different Types of Embroidery Stitches Mrinmoye Biswas Dept. of Fashion Design KCC Women’s College (Affiliated by Khulna University), Khulna, Bangladesh     Embroidery Stitches : Every since the earlier days of man, embroidery has played an integral part in everyday life. Form man s basic need for shelter, clothing storage and transportation of good stuff, arose the craft of intertwining, weaving fibers and grasses into ruff … [Read more...]

Different Parts and Types of the Zippers

zippers

Different Parts and Types of the Zippers Mrinmoye Biswas Dept. of Fashion Design KCC Women’s College (Affiliated by Khulna University), Khulna, Bangladesh   Zippers: A zipper is a fastening device which makes a complete closure by means of interlocking teeth. It is an important accessories for making garments. The three types of zippers are: Conventional or regulation. Separating. Invisible. 1. Conventional or … [Read more...]

History and Costumes of Medieval Period (1000AD-1500AD)

Costumes of Medieval Period

History and Costumes of Medieval Period (1000AD-1500AD) Reena Sharma SHIATS, Allahabad, India Email: reenasharma680@gmail.com     INTRODUCTION OF MEDIEVAL PERIOD The Medieval Age was from 1000 AD – 1500AD. During the medieval era, clothing styles varied by social class, but were strongly influenced by the royal court. Materials used in medieval clothing were -Wool, Silk, Linen, Hemp, Cotton, Leather, Fur . The … [Read more...]

Different Types of Fashionable Salwar for Ladies

Fashionable Salwar

Different Types of Fashionable Salwar for Ladies Sheikh Nurja B.Sc. Engineer of Textile Merchandiser E-mail: engineer.nurja@gmail.com Facebook: Sheikh Nurja     Salwar Salwar kameez is the dress worn by both men and women in South Asia and Central Asia. The Salwar is a loosely-fit pyjama-like pant. The legs are often wide at the top and narrow at the ankle. There are several types of fashionable salwar pants in modern … [Read more...]

White Dresses Cleaning Tips

White Dresses Cleaning

White Dresses Cleaning Tips Sheikh Nurja B.Sc. Engineer of Textile Merchandiser E-mail: engineer.nurja@gmail.com Facebook: Sheikh Nurja     White Dresses My mother always says white color is the expression of purity. I always like especially when I want to present myself as an angel. I know you also like white dresses, Don’t you? But we face various problems in the case of white dresses cleaning rather than other colored … [Read more...]