Carded and combed spinning

Carded and combed spinning

Spinning begins with sorting and washing the fiber. Then the fibers are opened and beaten to free them from dust and impurities. The fine and long fibers are intended for the creation of combed yarns and transformed into a ribbon called tops: the fibers are first...
The coloring of textile products

The coloring of textile products

Most textile fibers have a rather dull natural colour, but finished fabrics should come in a range of attractive colours. Until about a century ago, the dyes used in the textile industry were only of vegetable origin, but since 1856, when William Henry Perkin prepared...