Essays about: "YARN"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 essays containing the word YARN.

  1. 1. On the Mechanical Recycling of Woven Fabrics : Improving the Reusable Fibre Yield of Mechanical Methods

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad materialvetenskap

    Author : Ludvig Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Textile; fabric; textiles; fabrics; mechanical; recycling; woven; weave; yarn; cotton; twill; satin; diamond; Textil; textilie; textilier; väv; garn; återvinning; mekanisk;

    Abstract : This master thesis studies the recycling prospects of textiles. The textile industry contributes negatively to the global environmentthrough the release of greenhouse gases and consumption of resources. In order to achieve a circular textile industry, textiles must be recyclable by both chemical and mechanical means. READ MORE

  2. 2. Shielding effect to the flammable fibres offered by inherently flame retardant fibres

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Jasra Khan; [2019]
    Keywords : Inherently flame retardant fibres; flammable fibres; Flame; Non-woven fabric; knitted fabric;

    Abstract :  Flame retardant chemicals were used to make flammable fibres or fabrics flame retardant. Flame retardants protect the flammable material from fire by delaying or preventing the ignition process. The problem with flame retardants is unreliable durability when applied physically or bonded chemically on the surface of the fibre or fabric. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE CONNECTION OF TURKISH “HOUSEWIVES” TO THE WORLD BY HANDMADE YARN PRODUCTS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Seyda Bagdogan; [2019]
    Keywords : Virtual etnography; knitting; Turkish women; housewife; YouTube; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study has aimed to understand the experiences of the Turkish women who share their knitting videos on YouTube through using the virtual ethnography conducted. The participant women mostly describe themselves as a “housewife” and/or specify their roles through association with domestic tasks, which is related to the position of assigned to many women by Turkish society. READ MORE

  4. 4. Smocked patterns : An exploration of jacquard woven patterns and smocking techniques for a spatial textile design context

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Malin Lind; [2019]
    Keywords : Textile design; Design; Weave; Jacquard; Smocking; Patterns; Scale; Form; Interior;

    Abstract : This degree work relates to the textile design field where the aim is to design jacquard woven patterns for smocking techniques, in order to create three-dimensional pattern surfaces for a spatial textile design context. Smocking is a traditional embroidery technique where the stitches manipulate the fabric and create decorative areas. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hur djurskyddet skiljer sig mellan odlad och vildfångad fisk vid avlivning : svensk lagstiftning, ASC, MSC & KRAV

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Caroline Axelsson; [2018]
    Keywords : ekologisk; akvakultur; lagstiftning; fiskslakt; välfärd; vildfångad fisk; fiskemetoder; bedövning;

    Abstract : I have investigated what the Swedish legislation for farmed and wild caught fish have in common and what the differences are, also if the private standards ASC, MSC and KRAV have any additional rules that imply animal welfare in the slaughter/killing-process. The results show that there is only one similarity in the Swedish legislation between farmed and wild caught fish in the slaughter/killing-process. READ MORE