Textile Terms Explained

A term used to describe yarn that has been processed to add bulk stretch or texture such as crimped entangled and loop...
Chiffon is a lightweight, sheer fabric that is known for its delicate and flowing appearance. It is made from a variety of fibers, including silk, cotton, and synthetic materials like polyester and...
Sable black; dark brown color of the fur of the sable; a grayish yellowish...
Barre is a term commonly used in the textile industry to describe a defect or flaw that appears as a visible, repetitive streak or band in a fabric. It is characterized by variations in color,...
In the textile industry, the term "dull" refers to a specific finish or appearance of a fabric or textile product. A dull finish is characterized by a low level of reflectivity and a muted, matte...

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