The Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Clothing and Textiles is designed to aid the reader as an efficient reference guide to the world of the textile industry. The industry's growth and revamp in the past few years has brought about new changes, which continue to evolve. No wonder then, that this book contains the latest, and the most up-to-date terminology of the industry. Bringing forth a large collection of the textile sector jargon under one roof, the book seeks to act as a useful manual incorporating all the sector. With comprehensive terminology, simple language and illustrations fostering enhanced knowledge and application of the working of the textile industry, this book should prove to be highly useful for today's textile industrialist and manager.