FIBERS An Introduction by Dr. Parul Bhatnagar
Approx. 22,270 words.
Published on December 19, 2011.
In the study of fibers, initial interest will be when they discover the natural fascination of fabrics and their cultural associations, particularly when factual study is supplemented by actual handling of the textile materials. The subject will seem worthwhile as they become familiar with illustrative specimens and fabrics and begin to handle and learn to compare the raw materials.