FABRICS: A Guide for Interior Designers and Architects ( Textiles / Design )

By: Yates, Marypaul

Price: $13.13

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 312 pages, profusely illustrated with colour photographs, a lovely book, ---Fabrics provides designers with the information needed to make their fabric specifications easy, informed, and appropriate to the job at hand, considering aesthetics, performance, application, and green design. ---"This thorough handbook by a textile professional describes and illustrates fibers and yarns, fabric structures, fabric design, dye and printing processes, finishes and treatments, styles and applications of cloth for furniture, window-, wall-, and floor coverings. Also covered are testing and flaws; the fabric industry, and professional practice."---, contents include: Introduction --- AESTHETICS: Color; Light and Lighting; Texture; Pattern; Market Appropriateness --- SUSTAINABLE DESIGN: Green Manufacturing; Fabric Use Issues; Considerations for Specific Materials --- FIBRES and YARNS: Natural Fibers; Man-Made Fibers; Yarn --- FABRIC STRUCTURE: Wovens; Knits; Embroideries; Quilted; Bonded; Casements and Laces; Nonwovens; Films and Vinyl --- FABRIC DESIGNS: Motifs and Effects; Layouts --- COLOR APPLICATION: Colorfastness and Color matching; Dyeing; Printing; Other Printing and Dyeing Techniques ---FINISHING and TREATMENT: Standard Finishes; Special Aesthetic Finishes; Functional Finishes; Backing and Lamination ---FABRIC APPLICATIONS: Seating; Windows; Walls; panel Systems; Floors; Fabric and Fiber Art --- PERFORMANCE, TESTING and FLAWS: Durability; Flammability; Flaws and Defects --- THE FABRIC INDUSTRY: Designers' Sources; Fabric Manufacture; Worldwide textile Sourcing; The Role of fabric Designers; Custom Services --- PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES: Fabric Selection; Specification and Purchase Order Writing; Costs and Budgets; Guidelines and Pitfalls ---Appendix; Glossary; Bibliography; Index, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: FABRICS: A Guide for Interior Designers and Architects ( Textiles / Design )

Author Name: Yates, Marypaul

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: W W Norton, 2002, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2002

ISBN Number: 039373062X

ISBN Number 13: 9780393730623

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150317

Keywords: Textiles, Cloth, Decor, Decoration, Design,