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Flashcards in After care Deck (10):
1

What does ITCLC stand for?

Internation textile care labelling code

2

What needs to be on a care label?

Fibre Contents
Size
Origin
Care Instructions
Safety advice (flammable)

3

What does the customer legislation say about textile goods?

Must be fit for purpose - suitable

4

What does heat do?

Removes stains

5

What happens to certain fabrics at high temps?

Viscose Creases
Synthetics lose shape and are damaged
Wool felts

6

What happens to knitted fabrics when drying?

Lose shape and stretch

7

What fabrics are used on a hot iron?

Cotton and linen

8

What fabrics are used on a medium iron?

Mixed fabrics not synthetic

9

What fabrics are use on a low iron?

Synthetics and silk

10

Why dry clean?

Doesn't absorb moisture or lose their shape
Chemicals remove more grease