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Knitting Vocabulary Word Search

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yarnover
afghan
pattern
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cowl
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acrylic
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needles
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chubby knitters Word Search

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bind off
cable
cast on
chain
contrast color
decrease
double crochet
double point needles
frog
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increase
knit
knit front back
knitwise
main color
pass slipped stitch over
place marker
purl
purl front back
purlwise
right side
rounds
slip slip knit
stockinette stitch
through back loop
tink
unfinished object
wrong side
yarnover

Fabrics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

yarns that run lenegth wise in woven fabric Wrap yarns
Yarns that run a crosswise in woven fabric Weft yarns
The direction of the lenghthwise and crosswise yarns in a woven fabric Grain
The diagonal grain of fabric the bias provides the greatest stretch in the fabric. Bias
The simplest weave in which the weft crosswise yarns in the passed over the under each wrap. Plain Weave
A very strong weave in which the weft yarn is passed over and unders one, two or tree warp yarns Twill Weave
A very weak weave that produce a smooth shiny surfaced fabric restricting from passing the weft yarn over and under numerous wrap yarns to create long fabric. Satin weave
The process of interlacing one or more sets of yarns at right angles on a loom Weaving
Is made on a loom pile
Yarns that run in the lenghtwise direction, like a warp yarn in woven fabrics Wales
Most common types,curt at edges sweaters, and tights Jersey Knits
Have vertical"ribs" used for neck wrist and bottom bands of sweatshirts. Rib Knits
Two yarns and two needles are used resulting in heaver, sturdier knits. Double Knits
Are held together by a combination of most heat, chemicals and pressure. Fibers
Anextra yarn is used to create a pattern design in these knits used for lacy knits, thermal underwear and bathing suits. Raschel
Stable knits that lie flat and dent run arravel made on very fast tricot knitttiing machines, used for lingeris and uniforms Tricot knits
Knitting involves the production of a whole garment in one piece on a knitting machines so that little or no sewing is required Seamless Knitts
two types of fabric knitting and woven
example of plain weave basket weave
what weave is very weak Satin

fabric /Fashion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

what is it called when the staple fibers are twisted to forma single yarn long enough to make into a fabric. spun
one of the four characteristics of identifying fabrics texture
what is better for dressy blouse ?( satin or cotton ) satin
one of the ways other than knitting and weaving? bond
whixh knit is the most common type ,curls @ edges and used for t-shirts ,sweaters and tight jersey Jersey knits
what is it called when yarns that run in lengthwise direction,like warp yarns in woven fabrics wales
what is it called when yarns that run in the crosswise direction like that weft yarns in woven Courses
what is it called when an extra yarn is used to create a patterned design in these.Knits used for lacey knits and thermal underwear and bathing suits Raschal
what is it called when fibers held together by combination if hoisture ,heat ,chemicals and or pressure Non woven fabrics
what type of knits have vertical "ribs" used for neck,wrist and bottom band of sweatshirts and jackets Rib knits
two yarns and two needles are used resulting in heavier ,stronger knits that don't run or ravel Double
yarns that run lengthwise in woven fabric Warp
yarns that run crosswise in woven fabrics Weft
the diagonal grain of a fabric.the provides the greatest stretch in the fabric Bias
the simplest weave in which the weft (crosswise yarn is passed over then under each warp(lengthwise) Plain
strong weave in which the weft yarn is passed over and under 1,2 or 3 warp yarns twill
weak weave satin
a example of twill weave denim
the direction of the lengthwise and crosswise yarns in a woven fabrics Grain
raised surface or nap fabrics which is made of upright loops or strands of yarns Pile

Fibers, Fabrics, and Finsihes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The simplest weave where the filling yarns pass over and under each warp yarn. Plain Weave
Filling yarns pass over and under one or more warp yarns. Twill Weave
Yarns float on the surface to give it luster or shine. Satin Weave
Yarns that run lengthwise in woven fabric. Warp yarns
Yarns that run crosswise in woven fabric. Weft Yarns
The diagonal grain of a fabric; provides the greatest stretch in the fabric. Bias
The raised surface or nap of a fabric. Pile Weave
Yarns that run in the lengthwise direction, like warp yarns in woven. Wales
Yarns that run the crosswise direction, like weft yarns in woven. Courses
Most common weft knit. Jersey Knits
Vertical ribs (columns of stitches) used for neck, wrist, and bottom bands. Rib Knits
Two yarns and two needles are used; heavier and sturdier. Double Knits
Stable knits that lie flat and do not run or ravel. Tricot Knits
An extra yarn is used to create a patterned design. Raschel
Made from fibers, not yarns. Nonwoven fabrics
Knitting is inter------? Interlooped
Weaving is inter-----? Interwoven
Made on either flat or circular knitting machines. Weft Knits
Knitting that involves the production of a whole garment in one piece on a knitting machine so that little or no sewing is required. Seamless Knits
Small geometric designs are woven with what weave? Dobby Weave

Knitting Word Search

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Description

Drop stitch
Cotton
Acrilic
Shawl
Pants
Scarf
Beanie
Cardigan
Socks
Jumpers
Zips
Buttons
Pattern book
Stitches
Stiches
Plain
Needles,
Cable
Wool
Garter stitch
Purl

20 textile words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Sheer, voile-like textile ninon
a synthetic polymer fiber that contains at least 85% acrylonitrile. Acrylic
a sewing technique in which fabric shapes, lace or trim, are sewn onto a foundation fabric to create designs. Appliqué
a soft fibre that grows around the seeds o Cotton
denotes a rugged cotton twill textile. Denim
color fabric. There Dyes
decorative needlework Embroidery
The fibers form the structure of the fabric. Felt
garment worker folds up a cut edge, folds it up again, and then sews it down. Hem
Knitting is the Process of inter-looping of yarns or inter-meshing of loops Knitting
The fabric is lightweight openwork fabric, patterned, Lace
fibers woven in a grid-like structure Net
natural protein fiber that can be woven into textiles Silk
protective shield worn on the finger or thumb. Thimble
type of tufted fabric in which the cut threads are very evenly distributed, Velvet
fiber derived from the hair of domesticated animals, usually sheep. Wool
long continuous length of interlocked fibers, Yarn
trimming in clothing and home decorating Trim
is a fine woven fabric or gauze. Tissue
single turn or loop of the thread or yarn in sewing, Stitch

Fashion Design Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The yarn that runs length wise in woven fabric Wrap yarn
Yarn that runs crosswise in woven fabric Weft yarn
The direction of the lengthwise and crosswise yarns in a woven fabric Grain
The diagonal grain of the fabric Bias
The simplest weave in which the weft yarn is passed over them under each wrap yarn Plain weave
A very strong weave in which the weft yarn is passed over and under one, two or three wrap yarns Twill weave
A very weak weave that produces a smooth, shinny-surface fabric Satin weave
The process of interacting one or more sets of yarns at right angles on a loom Weaving
Is the rise surface or nap of a fabric, which is made of upright loops or strands of yarn Pile
The process of pulling loops of yarns through other loops to create interlocking rows of stitches. Knitting
Yarns that run in the length direction, like a wrap yarns in woven fabric Wales
Yarns that run in the crosswise direction, like the weft yarn in woven fabric Courses
A knit made with only one yarn Weft Knit
Used for t-shirts, sweaters, and tights Jersey knits
Have vertical "ribs" used for neck, wrist, and bottom bands of sweaters and jackets Rib knits
Two yarns and two needles are used Double kints
A knit made with several yarns on flat knitting machines Wrap kint
Stable knits that lie flat and don't run on ravel Tricot Knits
An extra yarn is used to create a patterned design in these kints, used for lacy knits, thermal underwear Raschel
Nonwoven fabrics Inexpensive

Sewing Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

changing a garment such as shortening the length of slacks alterations
the 45 degree angle to the selvage bias
fabric tube that holds elastic or a draw string casing
cloth produced from yarns that have been woven or knitted together fabric
"teeth" under the needle plate that help move the fabric beneath the presser foot feed dog
long, thin hair-like strands that are made into yarn fibers
sewing machine part that raises the needle hand wheel
a textile used on the unseen side of fabrics to make an area of garment more rigid interfacing
using heat an a back and forth movement to remove wrinkles ironing
fibers from natural sources, mainly plants and animals natural fabrics
while stitching a seam the needle is left in the fabric, the presser foot is lifted then the fabric is turned pivot
using heat and an up and down motion to set seams, pleats, etc. pressing
a sewing machine part that keeps the fabric in position over the needle and on top of the feed dog presser foot
threads become loose or frayed ravel
able to spring back to the original shape resilient
to burn the fabric creating a discoloration on it scortch
the finished edge of the fabric that keeps the fabric from raveling selvage
fibers made in factories from chemicals and other raw materials synthetic fabrics
a cloth product textile
controls the flow of the upper thread on a sewing machine thread take up lever
spun thread that is woven or knit into fabric or used for sewing yarn

Sewing 101 Word Search

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rubber band bracelets
sweater
tshirt
cloth
material
button
sew
thimble
tape measurer
pin cushion
scissors
pattern
zipper
grammy ruth
sewing maching
thread
needle
seams
stitches
wrong side
right side
synthetic fabric
knit fabric
woven fabric
bias
fabric grain
Selvage
Dacron
Nylon
Polyester
Rayon
Wool