Embellishment Materials Used for Developed Articles from Discarded Textiles
Mona Verma*, Seema and Khambra K
Department of Textiles and Apparel Designing, I.C. Collage of Home Science (CCSHAU), Hisar, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Mona Verma
Department of Textiles and Apparel Designing
I.C. Collage of Home Science (CCSHAU) Hisar, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: August 18, 2015; Accepted Date: August 21, 2015; Published Date: August 27, 2015
Citation: Verma M, Seema, Khambra K (2015) Embellishment Materials Used for Developed Articles from Discarded Textiles. J Textile Sci Eng 5:211. doi:10.4172/2165-8064.1000211
Copyright: © 2015 Verma M, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
India has a rich heritage of art in the form of embroideries and peoples are well versed with traditional embroidery designs. These may be from Phulkari of Punjab and Haryana; Chamba Rumals or colorful curvilinear Kashmir Kashida. Each region and country has its own distinctive style of embellishment, which incorporates the culture and their history and tradition. Fabric painting can be seen adorning ladies dresses, men shirts, hand bags, curtains, wall hangings, cushion covers and upholstery. The textile material which has been manufactured for a specific end use has lost its utility for that particular end use is term as discarded textile material. Any fabric can be reused even reasonable portion of old and worn out fabrics can be cut-out and used as patches, appliqué or to make household articles. These discarded textiles can be used to create value added products which can be decorative as well as useful. Now-a-days existing designing features used in decorating the prepared articles from discarded textiles is frill, pleats, lace, tucks etc.