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net
khaki
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frieze
rep
dryapery
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fiber
seersucker
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satinet
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alpaca
linin
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ninon
gingham
chino
chiffon
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tartan
woolen
clothing
dry goods
material
fibre
twill
broathcloth
silk
denim
weaving
polyester
senier
cutpeice
cloth
broocade
braid
bolt
bias
baize
needle
cotton

Fun with fabrics Word Search

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

Fashion Fabrics Word Search

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WOOL
VOILE
TWILL
TWEED
TULLE
TAFFETA
SUEDE
SILK
SATIN
POLYESTER
ORGANZA
NYLON
MUSLIN
LYCRA
LINEN
LEATHER
LAME
LACE
JERSEY
FISHNET
FELT
DENIM
DAMASK
COTTON
CORDUROY
CHIFFON
CASHMERE
CALICO
BROCADE
ACRYLIC

Hair and Fiber Evidence Extra Credit Word Search

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anagen
asbestos
catagen
chemical
comparison
cotton
cuticle
DNA
dye
eumelanin
fiber
fiberglass
follicle
imbricate
keratin
medulla
natural
pattern
pheomelanin
plant
polyester
polymer
satin
silk
similar
spinous
synthetic
telogen
textile
thread
transfer
trilobal
twill
warp
weave
weft
wool
yarn

fabric/design/fashion crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

yarns that run lengthwise in woven fabric warp yarns
made from fibers, not yarns Non woven
use for neck,wrist, and bottom bands of sweatshirt & jackets rib nits
types of fabric using _________ include velvet, corduroy, terrycloth, and velveteen pile weave
a very weak weave satin weave
yarns that run crosswise in woven fabric weft yarns
seersucker,chiffon and taffeta are examples of _____ plain weave
denim, chino,gabardine are examples of ______ Twill weave
2 yarns and 2 needles are used in _____ knits double
process of pulling loops of yarns through other loops to create interlocking rows of stitches knitting
a knits use for T-shirt and sweaters jersey knits
little or no sewing machine is required seamless knits
direction of the lengthwise and crosswise yarns in a woven fabric is called what Grain
run in lengthwise direction like warp yarns wales
run in crosswise direction like weft yarns courses
a textile formed by weaving woven fabric
yarn is manipulated to create a textile or fabric knitted fabric
creates a patterned design Raschel
knits that lie flat and dont run or ravel tricot knits
a textile that is the raised surface or nap of a fabric pile textiles

Apparel Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a yarn made of staple fibers Spun yarn
A yarn made of entirely filament fibers filament yarn
when manufacturers usually twist two or more single yarns together ply yarn
what is the simplest weave plain weave
muslin, voile, broadcloth, percale, tafetta or crepe plain weave
Denim, chino, and gabardine are examples of this weave Twill weave
weave that gives luster or shine satin weave
yarns that run lengthwise warp yarns
yarns that run crosswise weft yarns
the direction of the lengthwise and crosswise in a woven fabric Grain
The diagonal grain of a fabric that also provides the greatest stretch bias
the raised surface or nap of a fabric pile
velvet, corduroy, terrycloth, or velveteen pile weave
what is distinguished by their look, feel, and construction Fabrics
one of the two most common methods of fabric construction( starts with a W) Weaving
one of the two most common methods of fabric construction( starts with a K) Knitting
The most common weft knits Jersey knits
used to make things like open-weave curtains and draperies leno weave
what weave would be on a Satin skirt satin weave
chiffon is what type of weave plain weave

Textile Fibres Word Search

Type
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Description

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

fabrics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

yarn that runs left to right weft
which way does a warp yarn run up and down
what provides the greatest stretch in the fabric bais
what weave is very weak satin
two types of fabrics knitted and woven
two types knitted yarns wales and courses
example of twill weave denim
what is made up of upright loops or strands of yarn pile
example of pile yarns corduroy
uses 2 yarns and 2 needles double knits
curls at the ends used for tshirts jersey knits
extra yarn is used to create a patterned design raschel
knits that lie flat and doesn't fun or travel tricot
columns of stitches rib knits
example of plain weave basket weave
directions of the lengthwise & crosswise woven fabrics grain
non woven fabrics are made from fibers
seamless knits or woven knits
simplest weave is a twill weave true or false false
chino is an example of ___ twill

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

Fabric Word Search

Type
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Description

Wool
Velvet
Twill
Tweed
Taffeta
Suede
Spandex
Silk
Satin
Rayon
Polyester
Muslin
Linen
Knit
Jute
Hemp
Felt
Drill
Dimity
Denim
Damask
Crepe
Corduroy
Chiffon
Cheviot
Chenille
Cheesecloth
Charmeuse
Cashmere
Canvas
Baize
Cotton

COTTON TERMS Word Search

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Description

HOUNDSTOOTH
HERRINGBONE
LAWN
ORGANDY
MOLESKIN
PIQUE
PLISSE
SATEEN
CHINO
VELVET
VELOUR
TERRY
SEERSUCKER
GARBADINE
FLANNEL
DRILL
DENIM
CORDUROY
CHAMBRAY
GINGHAM
POPLIN