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  • Created by: Abigail
  • Created on: 18-03-14 17:31


  • materials are made in 4 stages;
    1. spinning fibres into yarns
    2. weaving yarns into fabrics
    3. or knitting the yarns into fabrics
    4. apply finishes to the completed product
  • ALL synthetic fibres are filaments (long fibres)
  • some however can be cut shorter to replicate a natural fibre, like acrylic for wool
  • all natural fibres are staple (means short) apart…


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