A study of wool chenille yarn properties

Kalaoglu F., Ozdemir O.

1st International Textile Clothing and Design Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 6 - 09 October 2002, pp.195-198 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Dubrovnik
  • Country: Croatia
  • Page Numbers: pp.195-198
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: No


In this study the properties of wool and wool blend chenille yams are investigated. Ten different wool chenille yams were produced from siro and two-folded 100% wool and 50% wool-50% polyester blend yams. The chenille yams were knitted and abrasion properties were tested by Martindale abrasion tester. Moreover, chenille yams and abraded chenille yams were analyzed with scanning electron microscope.