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Contemporary view for upholstery and curtain jacquard fabrics matching with woven hanging design
2007 (English)In: The Nordic Textile Journal 2006-07, p. 80-89Article in journal (Other academic)
Abstract [en]

Fabric designing process in general and upholstery and curtain jacquard fabrics designing in particular is the complete plan for structuring a whole weaved product which can compete in international and local market alike though there is no obvious difference between both markets in the light of free market and lift of importing restrictions. In such conditions, there is no protection for the local product which has to compete with the imported product regarding quality, price and fashion. Therefore, fabric designer in general and jacquard fabric designer and woven hanging in particular has to develop his creative abilities to add new and special aspects to his product regarding form and function in which he has to use all the available recent technological methods in the designing operation. It is also important to use different sciences such as mathematics, physics and chemistry as well as humanities, history and social sciences which allows designer to possess creative abilities to design a weaved product that we might call creative product. The design of the form is one of the most important elements of the primary design process for the upholstery and curtain jacquard fabrics and woven hanging matching with it which the designer has to know as the design of the decorated form of the jacquard fabric and woven hanging to do a close matching together is the complete plan to constitute decorative units and its distribution in the form according to the basics of the design and depending on its different elements. The design plan depends on the designer’s ability to innovate as the good design that is built on scientific basis is the base of any successful piece of art.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
University College of Borås. The Swedish School of Textiles , 2007.
Keyword [en]
design, fabric design, woven
National Category
Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
URN: urn:nbn:se:hb:diva-2362Local ID: 2320/3143OAI: diva2:870453
Available from: 2015-11-13 Created: 2015-11-13 Last updated: 2018-01-10

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