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What is "Double Weave" - Definition & Explanation

The most common double weave fabrics are made using a total of either four or five sets of yarns.
Double weave is a type of advanced weave. It is done by interlacing two or more sets of warps with two or more sets of filling yarns.
A woven fabric construction made by interlacing two or more sets of warp yarns with two or more sets of filling yarns. The most common double weave fabrics are made using a total of either four or five sets of yarns.
A type of contruction that creates two textiles - one above the other - by means of at least two sets of warp and two sets of weft.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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