Applications of digitally designed jacquard textiles


This chapter presents case studies of existing products and potential products in which digitally designed jacquard textiles may have applications.

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8.1 Introduction

Because jacquard fabrics consist of threads that may be interwoven in a variety of constructions, the images produced have a richness of texture and tactile effect that is unique to woven technology, e.g. the shot effect described in Chapter 7. Conventional jacquard images produced and/or created on woven textiles are often crude and limited in colour due to their bi-axial constraints and complex warp–weft constructions. They are therefore less effective in creating ...

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