1) Natural Fibres
- These can be animal or plant based
- The main animal based fibres are wool and silk.
- Plant based fibres are : Cotton, linen, jute, hemp,
2) Synthetic Fibres
- Man made fibres from oil based products.
- For example Acryilc and Polyamide
- Micro fibrea are fine synthetic fibres, e.g. Polyester and nylon.
3) Regenerated fabrics
- These are made from a combination of chemicals and cellulose waster