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Fabric Knowledge On Clothing

Jul. 08, 2020

These are some basic knowledge of apparel fabrics. Home Textile Bleached Fabric Suppliers believe that whether you are selling clothes, or buying clothes, or even making clothes, it is no harm to know more about these fabrics and understand some fabric knowledge. In the future, the understanding of clothing fabrics may not be so monotonous based on feelings! Share with everyone, if you find it useful, just share it!


The characteristics of the fabric can be divided into fibril raw materials, weave, texture, weight, feel, finishing and cleaning performance. Briefly explain the weave, texture, weight and wearing performance of the fabric. You can refer to Cotton Twill Bleached Fabric, Polyester Twill Bleached Fabric, etc.


Weave: Fabrics include woven fabrics and knitted fabrics. The vast majority of our clothing is woven fabrics. The most common woven fabrics are plain weave and twill, which refers to the structure of the yarn body that is systematically interwoven with yarn. It is related to the texture, weight and feel of the fabric.

twill printed cotton fabric

twill printed cotton fabric

Texture: Each material has its own organizational structure. Due to the different materials and weaves, it produces different tactile/visual effects. Such as smooth and shiny cotton cloth, soft and light yarn. An original cosplay dress pays great attention to texture, so be careful when choosing fabrics. It is best to discuss the cutting method and materials with the tailor.


Weight: The weight of the fabric usually refers to G/M, (grams per meter). Needless to say, this, if you want a more elegant effect, you need to choose a lighter fabric, and vice versa. For example, outer jackets, skirts, trousers, etc. use heavier fabrics, while shirts use lighter fabrics. In addition, the fabrics are also closely related to the season. Basically, heavier fabrics are used in autumn and winter, and spring and summer are basically Conference and lighter fabrics.


Wearing and cleaning performance: The wearing performance is whether the clothes are durable, and the cleaning performance refers to whether the clothes can be changed by machine washing or require hand washing or dry cleaning. This is important for everyday clothes, but for cosplay clothes, it is generally negligible. Sometimes in order to achieve the original BT effect, you need to use very troublesome fabrics, plus clothes are not often worn, it will sacrifice the wearability and convenience of cleaning performance.


Cloth actually has multiple meanings. According to the material of the cloth, it is called textile fiber. Although there are many varieties of textile fibers, they can be basically divided into two categories: natural fibers and chemical fibers: natural fibers refer to textile fibers that exist in nature or are directly obtained from artificially cultivated animals. Chemical fiber is a textile fiber that is produced by a certain method using natural or synthetic polymers as raw materials. Man-made fibers refer to fibers made from natural polymers (such as wood, bagasse, or animal fibers, etc.) after certain processing and spinning. Synthetic fiber is a fiber made from synthetic polymer giant spinning by using petroleum, coal, natural gas and some agricultural and sideline products as raw materials.


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