History of Denim
From the origin of the word "jeans" to its revolution in the fashion industry to where it gets its color, learn more about the history of denim.
How denim looks and feels depends greatly on its yarn. Size, twist direction, ring or open-end spinning—all play a role in the final look.
Learn about drawing-in and warp tying, yarn flow, and basic weaving motions.
Denim Manufacturing Basics
Learn about the process flow for denim manufacturing, typical denim construction, weaves, and weights, and non-conventional denim fabrics.
Denim Garment Construction
Learn about spreading, cutting, and sewing denim garments.
Denim Basic & Premium Finishing
Learn about the basic process and premium finish process of denim garment finishing.
Denim Finishing Machinery
Learn about denim garment finishing machinery, including rotary machines, extraction, tumble drying, and pressing.
Denim Wet Finishing
Learn about denim wet finishing, including desizing/washing, abrasive color loss, color discharge, and chemical finishing.
Denim Dry Finishing
Learn about denim dry finishing, including sanding, brushing, laser, whiskering, and special effects.
Sustainable Denim Processing
Brands and consumers are looking for more sustainable options without sacrificing the look and feel that consumers love about their favorite jeans.