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Simplest form of textiles fiber
continuopus strand of fibers yarn
formed by interlooping of yarns knits
formed by intermeshing of yarns woven
simplest form of weave plain weave
Lustrous weave sateen
weave with most frictional resistance twill
fiber derived from cotton but synthetic cuprammonium rayon
only natural filament used commercially silk
840 yards in one pound english count
basic protein in wool keratin
cotton is cellulosic
sericin is soluble

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20 textile words Crossword

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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

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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

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fabrics Crossword

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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

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fabric /Fashion Crossword

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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

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fabric/design/fashion crossword

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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

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Fibers, Fabrics, and Finsihes Crossword

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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

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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
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

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Sewing Terms Crossword

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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

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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

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Fabrics Crossword

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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

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