FAULTS IN PROCESSED FABRICS

Some common faults as reported by buyers and fabric/garment manufacturers.

1. Lycra in the fabric looses elasticity after dyeing
2. Stains appear on solid dyed or bleached fabrics
3. Uneven dyeing apparent as light and dark lines, rope marks, streaks or bands on the body of dyed fabrics.Could be un even yarn used in ecru state or dyeing fault.
4. White spots scattered over the surface on solid dyed fabrics both knitted and woven due to hydrocellulose or oxycellulose formation in cotton
5. Needle point holes in dyed fabrics twills as well as knitted.
6. Yellowing of bleached fabrics /garments apparent after storage or transportation.