Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Haute Couture Materials

Teachers in charge Ph. D. Maja Andrassy, Part-time Professor
Ph. D. Edita Vujasinović, Prof.
Study Haute Couture (High Fashion) - postgraduate specia...
Course summary 45
Knowledge verification seminar
Precondition for testing Fibres I
Lecture type lectures, seminars
Exercise type seminars
Subject content Systematization of fibres and materials for haute couture and luxury products. Conventional natural and synthetic fibres and nonconventional (modified) fibres and fibres from new sources for the production of textiles of outstanding aesthetic and usage properties. Relevant fibre and material properties for haute couture. Appearance, lustre, resiliency, drapability, humidity and air transport, thermal insulation, resistance to heat, static electricity and similar properties. Marking and care of luxury products.
Aim of course Development of capability to estimate the application suitability of a particular material type for the realization of product assortments in the range of haute couture.
Literature necessary for course Čunko R., Andrassy M.: Fibres (Vlakna), Sveučilišni udžbenik, ZRINSKI d.d., Čakovec, 2005