Type
Word Scramble
Description

Bamboo
Cashmere
Mohair
Merino
Alpaca
Acrylic
Silk
Cotton
Camel
Rayon

Textile Fibres Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Leather
Merino
Angora
Bamboo
Kapok
Coir
Jute
Flax
Spandex
Polyester
Nylon
Kevlar
Acrylic
Rayon
Hemp
Cotton
Acetate
Wool
Silk

fabrics Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

burlap
cashmere
corduroy
cotton
denim
flannel
fur
gauze
lace
linen
leather
knitted
mesh
polyster
rayon
silk
tulle
velvet
wool

Fun with fabrics Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

acrylic
calico
cotton
crepe
damask
denim
felt
fleece
fur
gauze
georgette
goretex
jersey
khaki
knits
lace
leather
linen
mesh
muslin
nylon
oilskin
organza
paisley
polyester
poplin
rayon
sateen
satin
seersucker
silk
suede
taffeta
tartan
terrycloth
tulle
tweed
twill
velour
velvet
voile
wool

Nails Care: Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

acrylic
base coat
bonder
brushes
buffer
clippers
cotton balls
cuticle pusher
drill
fiberglass wrap
file
finger bowl
foot file
forms
free edge
gel
glue
manicure
nail art
nail plate
nippers
oil
paraffin
pedicure
polish
polish remover
scrub
silk wrap
soak
tip cutters
tips
toe separators
top coat
uv light
wood sticks

hair and fiber Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

monomers
chains
chemicals
plants
spandex
polyesters
nylon
cellulose
rayon
manufactured fibers
natural fibers
cooton
cashmere
mohair
wool
telogen
fiber
hair

Natural & synthetic fibres Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This fibre was discovered in Switzerland in the early 1900's Rayon
This fibre is lightweight, strong, durable and resistant to damage Nylon
This fabric is made from petroleum. polyester
this fabric is made from the inner bark of the flax plant. Linen
this raw material grows in hot climates, on bushes cotton
Silk is made from the cocoon larvae of the _______. silkworm
Goats, alpacas, camels and even rabbits can all be ______ for wool. sheared
_____________ come from animals and plants natural fibres
_____________ come from natural products, which have gone through chemical processes. manmadefibres
All _______ come from fibres fabrics

Knitting Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

yarnover
afghan
pattern
mohair
shawl
worsted
cotton
i-cord
mittens
felting
blocking
gauge
increase
stockinette
garter stitch
cowl
lace
ribbing
sweater
skein
acrylic
purl
slipslipknitt
cable
castoff
doublepoints
needles
yarn
wool

Fibres to Fabrics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____________ fibres come from plant and animal sources Natural
plant sources include cotton and ________ Linen
Cotton comes from __________ __________ Cotton plant
Animal sources include ______ and silk wool
linen comes from the ________ plant flax
Manufactured fibres are created from a ____________ of raw materials Mixture
Examples of __________ fibres are viscose and acetate Regenerated
Examples of synthetic fibres are ___________ and acrylic polyester
Cotton grows in ______, moist climates hot
Undesirable properties of cotton are _____________, not very stretchy, burns easily & shrinks Creases
Flax grows in ________, damp climates cool
Wool is the most common ___________ fibre used animal
when wool is cleaned and combed it is called __________ Carding
Wool is used to make household products such as blankets, _____________ and rugs carpets
Silk is produced from a _________________ Silkworm
The worms spin __________ of silk cocoons
Regenerated fibres contain _____________ because they come from plants cellulose
__________ describes the thickness of manufactured fibres Denier
When cotton & polyester are mixed together ____________ is created Polycotton
Printing means applying colour and _________ to one side of the fabric only pattern

weaving Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

tabby
pattern
cotton
loom
acrylic
fibers
fringe
knot
skein
yarn
thread
alpaca
angora
wool
weave
weft
warp

Sewing Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

top stitching
pattern layout
buttons
marking tool
needle
thread
zipper
pattern envelope
preshrink
stay stitching
edge stitching
crosswise grain
lengthwise grain
bias
selvage
pattern pieces
grading
ease
nap
kit
non-woven
woven
acrylic
polyester
synthetic fibers
silk
nylon
linen
cotton
wool