The tested fabric from a wrinkle recovery test is compared with:

  • photographic standards
  • 3D wrinkle recovery replicas


The specimen is allocated a grade, as with pilling or snagging assessment.


The following can be purchased from James Heal:



The weights supplied cover the requirements of all standards/methods, including AATCC, ISO, Enka and M&S
766-494 Set (5) AATCC 3-D Wrinkle Recovery Replicas
766-497 Set (6) M&S 3-D Wrinkle Recovery Replicas
766-498 Set (8) ENKA Photographic Standards


A PDF version of this FAQ is available for reference.