Generally, you want them to be hot in order to get any stickiness or drapability
to them, and if they're hot, you're usually not using your hands to work with them; you're usually using automated equipment.
These composites can provide customized drapability
, flexibility, elasticity and recovery based on the versatility of its elastomeric netting.
Research is being conducted to increase the application of lyocell fibers in various applications because of their good drapability
, high tenacity, and highly absorbent nature.
After processing the finished fabric has an improved hand and look, as well as enhanced stability, drapability
, tailorability and luster.
Elasto UK has also developed softer grades that it says offer excellent drapability
Another is that by altering the ratios of hydrophilic pulp and hydrophobic polymer, a wide range of material properties can be yielded, including web stability, drapability
, thickness and hand feel.
The behaviour of an embroidery garment in the process of wear is studied by measuring the embroidery design drapability
, bending length, and crease recovery before washing as well as after 10 and 30 washing cycles .
Modern factories have given the old foam-backed products a much better hand and drapability
," said Barry Goodner, vice president of merchandising, soft windows, for Springs Global.
This biodegradable thermoplastic imparts good foldability and drapability
, aids printing, and adds moisture barrier.
WJC offers drapability
, ease of cutting and excellent seam alignment on furniture.
Excelling in water absorbability, ventilation and flexibility, Kraflex features a pleasant feel to the touch and drapability