“zipper arching” has been a common technical challenge faced by the Chinese zipper industry for many years. It refers to the arching of these finished zippers that are attached to other items, which is caused by such factors as the uneven shrinkage of the zipper and the cloth it is attached to, following the high-pressure steam ironing.
As the manager of Arsenal FC and one of the world’s most successful football coaches to boot, Arsène Wenger is a man with a lot of enemies. Most prominent of these is Jose Mourinho, his swaggering Portuguese rival who now helms Manchester United (which Arsenal is slated to be up against come November 17th).
LONDON, United Kingdom — For a seemingly mundane business, the global zipper trade has evolved in a surprisingly cutthroat way. Two Asian superpower firms have found themselves head to head in a rivalry that is impacting the supply chain of most major fashion brands.
A woman’s handbag is probably the most important part of her outfit. It is one of the few accessories out there that combines aesthetics and functionality. It therefore comes as no surprise that women can’t get enough.
Often used in the context of dyeing in the textile industry, color fastness refers to the color resistance of certain material to running or fading. Generally speaking, colorfastness tests should be carried out prior to the use of cleaning products.
Image Source: Holly Willoughby | Facebook Imagine attending a work function or a formal dinner dressed in your most dazzling little black dress… then having your skirt’s zipper split on you just when you’re about to stand up during a toast. On full display, your derriere will be.