The performance of knit fusible interlining
knit fusible interlining
Knit fusible interlining takes knit fabric as base material, formed through processing of hot melt adhesive and coating technics. Knitting interfacing divides into warp knitted and weft knitting lining. The performance is similar to woven interlining with good drapability.
Knit interlining is permanent adhesive interfacing. It is an important part of the fourth generation of interfacing (woven and nonwoven interlining) and the fifth generation of interlining cloth (modified adhesive lining). Due to the unique characteristics, knit interfacing become the special lining for knitwear. It is mainly used for collar, placket, cuffs, mouth of knitted coat, pocket, the waist of the skirts, hem and fixed parts etc, to keep shape, reinforce and stabilizer the clothes.
The classification of knit interfacing.
According to the formation of base fabric: warp knitted, weft knitted, nonwoven and woven knitted.
According to the performance of base fabric: high elastic, low elastic, four side stretch, high mesh.
According to the usage of clothes part: front body, collar, cuff, pocket, waist, hem, placket.
The performance of the knit interfacing.
There is a lot difference between knitted garments and woven fabric clothing. The biggest characteristic of knitting fabric used for knitted coat is all side elongation. No matter the natural fiber or chemical fiber, because it is set of string, the scalability of knitting fabric is very clear. So, choose and use the adhesive interlinings similar to the properties of knitted fabrics, become the first condition of knitting garments.