|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||128/489 ; 66/176 ; 66/189 ; 128/463|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 35 인용 특허 : 0|
This invention relates to methods of manufacturing blanks for brassieres, brassieres, and the products of such methods. In particular, the methods and products involve circular knitting operations in which the blank is produced as a cylindrical tube, and thereafter cut and sewn to produce a garment having straps knit integrally with a frontal torso portion having breast cups and a dorsal torso portion cooperating with the frontal torso portion in forming a torso band.
A method of making a circular knit blank for the manufacture of a brassiere comprising the steps of: knitting a series of courses defining a first cylindrical tubular fabric portion in the form of a turned welt, and then knitting to the first turned welt portion a series of courses defining a cylindrical tubular fabric frontal torso portion having a pair of breast cups defined by two areas in which the courses are simple knit with the areas being separated one from another by areas of gathered panels in which succeeding courses vary between simple knit a...