TextileGlossary.com

What is "Crochet" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 03-Mar-2023 (1 year, 3 months, 15 days ago)
Share on FacebookShare on Twitter
Crochet
The word crochet describes the process of creating fabric from a length of cord, yarn, or thread with a hooked tool.
Crochet
Decorative knitted looping technique with a special needle. Often made in to shawls and blankets, made popular by the 1960s hippie movement.
Crochet
Series of loops made with single needle. Can be made into a
fabric.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

A tarpaulin or tarp is a large sheet of strong, flexible, water resistant or waterproof cloth, often canvas coated with plastic or latex. Tarps are used as shelter from the elements ? i.e. wind,...
A finish that has the purpose of increasing the absorbency of a fabric. on durable press blends. The finish allows the stain to leave the fabric faster, increases the wicking action for improved...
Dye-liquor is a term used in the textile industry to describe the liquid solution or bath containing dyes and various auxiliary chemicals that are used to dye textile materials. It is an essential...
A frame in which a large number of healds are mounted. Typically a loom contains two or more heald shafts, depending upon the complexity of the weave pattern required. The heald shaft is raised or...
Bycast 550
Bycast leather, also known as split-grain leather or PU leather, is a type of synthetic leather material commonly used in the textile industry. It is a versatile and cost-effective alternative to...

Add a definition

Add a definition for a textile term that you know about! Send us an email & tell us:
  • The term you want to define
  • Its definition in 500 words or less
  • Attach an image if necessary.
  • Optionally, tell us about yourself in 200 words or less!

Companies for Crochet:

If you manufacture, distribute or otherwise deal in Crochet, please fill your company details below so that we can list your company for FREE! Send us the following details:
  • Company name
  • Company address
  • Attach a logo, if necessary.
  • Optionally, tell us about yourself in 200 words or less!

(s) 2024 TextileGlossary.com Some rights reserved. • Sitemap