|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A41B-009/02 A41B-009/04 A41B-009/06 A41C-001/00|
|미국특허분류(USC)||66/177 ; ; 66/171 ; 450/99 ; 2/401|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 41 인용 특허 : 6|
The invention discloses a legged panty having strategically-located support panels for minimizing the appearance of undesirable body bulges, particularly along a wearer\s stomach, hips and thighs. The panty is circularly knit, and the support panels are integrally knit using a modified knit structure to provide these regions with a greater resistance to stretching, particularly coursewise stretching. In a preferred form of the invention, first and second support panels extend vertically along the outer side of the leg portions, to correspond with the out...
A method of making a blank for a legged panty having a minimal number of pieces and seams comprising: knitting a series of courses to form a cylindrical, tubular fabric portion in the form of a turned welt; knitting to the turned welt a series of courses defining a tubular body portion including leg forming portions and while knitting the tubular body portion, periodically modifying the knit structure to form non-circumferential discrete regions having a greater coursewise resistance to stretch than the remainder of the tubular body portion, said discret...