Pervious, we discussed the three main categories of fabrics. Natural, synthetic and blended fabrics are all made in similar ways. Fabrics are woven, nonwoven or knitted. Woven fabrics are the most durable, nonwoven fabrics are usually the least expensive, and knit fabrics are the most comfortable to wear. 1. Woven Woven fabrics are made by crossing fibers over each other in a pattern (weave). There are three different types of weaves used in woven fabrics — plain, twill, and
In the last post, we discuss the difference between natural fabrics and synthetic fabrics. In this article, we would take a deeper look into the benefits natural fabrics. How these fabrics would affect users and the environment. 1. Natural fabrics are less toxic compared to synthetic fabrics.
Many synthetic fabrics are either made of unsafe substances or treated with harmful chemicals. It is said that the human body absorbs up to 60% of the substances place on our skin. T
In the market today, there are mainly three categories of fabrics, natural, synthetic and blends. Natural fibers are made from natural sources, synthetic fibers are produced through chemical means and blended fabrics are combination of both natural and synthetic fibers. Each type of fabrics has their benefits and their drawbacks. Understanding them will allow you determine the type of fabric best suited for your project. Natural Fabrics
Natural fibers are fibers made from ei