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Embossing brings new dimension to textiles
Sep '09
Textile embossing is done on smooth surfaces by pressing the fabric under high pressure, and at high temperature, in a special backing creating a three dimensional effect giving a unique look to the garment.

Embossing in textiles is mainly used in non wovens such as napkins, diapers, tissue papers etc. Apart from this it is also used in apparels like T shirts also which gives a very trendy look to the outfit.

Additional effects on embossing can be given by decorating the embossed surface with embroidery or screen printing.
This technique has utmost applications in advertising, and marketing industry, where it is widely used for making promotional materials.

In home textiles, it is used in decorating curtains, drapes, bed spreads, cushion covers, table mats and many more.

In fashion segment embossing finds its way in to embellishing T shirts, caps, and casual wears. Logos are pressed in the apparel with embossing techniques. It can be used on fleece, leather, denim, bags, and appliqués.

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