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What is "Texture" - Definition & Explanation

Texture
A term describing the surface effect of a fabric, such as dull, lustrous, wooly, stiff, soft, fine, coarse, open, or closely woven; the structural quality of a fabric.
Texture
The appearance and surface effect of the fabric.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

Beeze, also known as piping or cording, is a decorative element in textiles that is formed at the lower and inside pocket welts of garments. It is a thin strip of fabric or cord that is sewn into the...
Mechanical stretch is a term used in the textile industry to describe a type of fabric that has been designed to stretch and recover without the use of elastic fibers or chemical treatments....
A yarn that is intentionally produced to have a special or unique effect. These effects can be produced by twisting together uneven single yarns, by using yarns that contain irregularities, or by...
Armoire weave is a decorative fabric weave that creates the illusion of a quilted or padded fabric. This unique fabric weave has a three-dimensional texture that gives depth and richness to the...
Woven and non-woven material used underneath the item or fabric being embroidered to provide support and stability. Can be hooped with the item, or placed between the machine throat plate and the...

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