Woven fabrics manufactured by using the Jacquard attachment on the loom. This attachment provides versatility in designs and permits individual control of each of the warp yarns. Thus, fabrics of almost any type or complexity can be made. Brocade and damask are types of jacquard woven fabrics.
A weft double-knit fabric in which a Jacquard type of mechanism is used. This device individually controls needles or small groups of needles and allows very complex and highly patterned knits to be created. Jersey Fabric- The consistent interlooping of yarns in the jersey stitch to produces a fabric with a smooth, flat face, and a more textured, but…
Woven canvas weave, with very thin yarns, light but not transparent, rather smooth, translucent and smooth and soft, suitable for foulards or linings.
A woven fabric with a series of faint stripes formed by the arrangement of light, medium, and dark warp yarns or twisting together 2 yarns of different colours. Used for drapery, upholstery, suiting, etc.
A basic stitch used in weft knitting, in which each loop formed in the knit is identical. The jersey stitch is also called the plain, felt, or stockinet stitch.
A bast fiber, chiefly from India, used primarily for gunny sacks, bags, cordage, and binding threads in carpets and rugs.