TextileGlossary.com

What is "Hopsack" - Definition & Explanation
A variation of plain weave in which 2 or more yarns in both the warp and weft are woven side by side to resemble a basket.
Popular woolen or worsted suiting fabric made from a 2-and-2 or a 3-and-3 basket weave. Generally appear as small squares.
A coarse, open weave fabric which get is name from the plain weave fabric used for sacking in which hops were gathered.
(hopsacking) a rough-surfaced loosely woven clothing fabric. cotton, wool, linen, rayon, silk, hemp, jute. Basket weave. Made with coarse yarn. Has a rather rough texture and quite durable. Often quite bulky but various weights.
A loosely woven coarse fabric of cotton or linen; used in clothing
A modification of a plain weave in which two or more ends or picks weave as one.
Add a definition

Some more terms:
Headliner
Thin fabric used on the underside of an auto...

Crewel
Chain stitch embroidery made with a fine, loosely twisted, two-ply worsted yarn on a plain weave fabric. Done by hand, for the most part, in the Kashmir Province of India and in...

Italian cloth
It is a blended cloth in which the warp is cotton dyed in the yarn stage. The weft is woolen which is dyed in the fabric state. The cloth is then finished suitably to give a lustrous...

Lycra brand
Dupont brand of spandex...

Blowing
Blowing the process of blowing dry steam through a cloth, to settle the fabric and take the curliness from the....

Companies for Hopsack:
If you manufacture, distribute or otherwise deal in Hopsack.


(s) 2014 TextileGlossary.com Some rights reserved. • Sitemap