Last but not least, the twill and satin weaves are important examples of basic weaves.
The plain weaves include unbalanced plain weaves that have a distinctive ribbed surface.
The Basic Weaves start with plain weaves.
Counting warp and fill yarns provides us with both a thread count and a fabric count.
The differences between warp and fill yarns are important to consider.
There are three motions of the loom.
We make fabrics using several methods, but we will focus on weaving for now.
Novelty yarns are just faancy!
Yarns can be characterized in many ways, including twist direction and regularity.
We review the difference between spun and filament yarns