2019, VOL. 5 ISSUE 2, PART C
Designing and developing embellished female tops using recycling of embroidered thread through dissolving technique
Author(s): Isheeta Chaturvedi and Raadhika Khandelwal
Fashion is an indispensable part of our lives. With the incessant innovations and dynamic native, it is always the talk between the people. Fashion is always defined with people. Design is the creation of a plan or convention for the construction of an object or a system whereas Recycling is the process of converting waste materials into reusable objects to prevent waste of potentially useful materials, reduce the consumption of fresh raw materials, energy usage. The objective of the study includes developing the fabric swatch through the combination of recycling of embroidered thread and dissolving technique, then to use it as an embellishment in different patterns of top selected by the respondents, to come to decision regarding any choice, people’s views and opinions are taken into consideration. Therefore, the opinion of 100 college going girls from The IIS University, Jaipur were considered to arrive at the product development. The methodology was divided in various steps from sample selection to product evaluation. Design and fabric sheets were filled to find out the information from the same number of respondents. The result was found out to be that the best fabric for the apparel would be Raw silk, selecting top five patterns for using produced fabric swatch etc. After preparing the selected 5 patterns for top, the product evaluation was done by 100 college going girls from The IIS University, Jaipur from which product 3 was ranked first among the batch of five on the parameters of Overall Appearance, Uniqueness, Price Acceptability.
How to cite this article:
Isheeta Chaturvedi, Raadhika Khandelwal. Designing and developing embellished female tops using recycling of embroidered thread through dissolving technique. Int J Home Sci 2019;5(2):159-164.