Fabric classification and characteristics -1

The modeling characteristics of the fabric

1. Soft fabric

The soft fabric is generally relatively light and light, with a good sense of draping, smooth modeling lines and natural stretch of the garment contour. The soft fabrics mainly include knitted fabrics, silk fabrics and soft and thin linen fabrics. The soft knitted fabric often adopts linear and concise shape to reflect the graceful curve of human body. Silk, hemp yarn and other fabrics are more loose and pleated effect of the shape, the expression of the flow of fabric lines.


2. Nice fabric

Crisp fabric with clear lines and a sense of volume can form a full silhouette. Common cotton, polyester, corduroy, linen and a variety of thick wool and chemical fiber fabrics, such as this type of fabric can be used to highlight the accuracy of clothing modeling design, such as the design of suits, suits.


3. Glossy fabric

The surface of the glossy fabric is smooth and can reflect the light, which has the feeling of shining. This type of fabric includes fabrics of satin texture. Most often used in evening gowns or stage costumes to produce a strong visual effect of flamboyance. The modelling freedom of burnish fabric is very wide in the performance of formal dress, can have concise design or relatively exaggerated modelling way.


4. Heavy duty fabric

Thick and heavy fabrics, including all kinds of thick woolen fabric and quilted fabric, can produce a stable shape effect. Its fabrics has the body to expand the feeling, unfavorable excessive use pleat and accumulation, in the design with A model and H model modelling most appropriate.


5. Transparent fabric

Transparent fabric is thin and transparent, with elegant and mysterious artistic effect. Including cotton, silk, chemical fiber fabrics, such as georgette, sateen silk, chemical fiber lace, etc. In order to express the transparency of the fabric, natural lines are often used, rich in varied H and round table design.


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