Acknowledgments Preface 1. Origins of Fabric: A Primer 2. Structure and Content of Fiber and Yarn 3. Fabric Construction: Wovens and Nonwovens 4. Dyeing, Printing, and Finishing 5. Floor Covering: Rugs and Carpeting 6. The Environment, Safety, and Codes 7. Specifying Residential Fabric and Trimming 8. Specifying Contract Fabric and Carpeting 9. Sources: Acquiring Fabric for Clients 10. Inside the Workroom 11. Maintaining Fabric, Carpeting, and Rugs 12. Learning from the Professionals Appendices Notes Glossary Credits Index
A practical approach to fabrics and textiles for interior design students.
Frank Theodore Koe is an Associate Professor at The Pennsylvania State University in University Park, PA, USA.