Category Archives for Fabric Types


What Fabric Are Cargo Pants Made Of? (Best Options)

Fashion has lots of opportunities for you to look good. Not everyone looks great in every available fashion. That is why there are so many different kinds. If humans were one size fits all and one style

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5 Apron Fabric Options: The Best Fabric for Making Aprons

People love to cook. Unfortunately, not all people who cook are very neat when they make their prized dish. They need to be covered and covered well. Thin cotton one size fits all aprons are not the solution

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6 Tips For Sewing With Duck Cloth (Needle and Tension)

Some play hard, live hard and put their clothing through the test everyday. That is why you should consider using duck cloth for many of your sewing projects. Not only is the fabric strong, but it can

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What is Tricotine Fabric? (Wool and Cotton Tricotine)

When it comes to sewing, you just never know what kind of fabric name or style you will run into. That is because sewing is very diverse and inclusive. Once you run into those strange fabric names it takes

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Peach Skin Fabric Uses (Sewing With Peachskin Fabric)

Not all fabric responds the way we would like. It seems that fabrics follow sewing machines in that no two are alike. What works for one fabric may not work for another because its composition is made

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Trilobal Fabric Characteristics: What is Trilobal Used For?

The design people make says something about them, their talents and their judgment. Embroidery is no different. From the use of patterns to the use of the right threads, what one creates says a lot about

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What is Hatchi Knit Fabric? (Where to Find It By The Yard)

You may be confused. One of the more difficult aspects of sewing is that there are so many different fabrics as well as the names of fabrics. You need a scorecard to keep all the names and types of fabrics

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What Is Silk Cady Fabric? (Characteristics + Helpful Guide)

One thing about modern fashion and fabric designers. They can get creative with the names of the fabrics they like. Often the term you hear is just one of many describing the same fabric and silk cady

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What Is the Difference Between Flannel and Flannelette

You need a scorecard to keep all the fabrics straight. Even with flannel, there seem to be multiple styles of material making hard to know which is which. Each variety of flannel does have its specific

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Tie Interfacing: What is the Best Interfacing For Bow Ties

When you are making unique clothing items that are not part of the current fad, you may have a little trouble finding all the fabrics you need. This is especially so when your sole supplier goes out of

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