Advertisements

Weft or filling

warp-weft-diagram-1024

Weft or filling

The lengthwise, selvage to selvage horizontal, yarns carried over and under the warp. Filling yarns generally have less twist than warp yarns because they are subjected to less strain in the weaving process and therefore, require less strength. In pile-fabric constructions, such as velvet or velveteen, extra sets of warps are used to form the pile. A single filling yarn is known as a pic


ECO-FASHION-DENIM AND DIAGRAMS DICTIONARIES OVERVIEW

Related Entries

Advertisements
Kenneth Lyngaas

Kenneth Lyngaas

Founder & fashion designer at Buddha Jeans Company
Sustainable fashion designer & eco-philosopher Sustainable fashion dedicated the twenty-first-century green living, design for change through system thinking, eco-philosophy, spirituality, and sustainability.
Kenneth Lyngaas
Kenneth Lyngaas
The top stories on Sustainable Fashion design across the Internet. Edited daily by a team of editors. News dedicated fashion design for the twenty-first-century green lifestyle and eco-fashion community. Subscribe https://paper.li/buddhajeans/1322177882#/
%d bloggers like this: