textile- fibres

what are the three stages of making textile fabrics?
1)spinning 2)weaving or knitting 3)finishing
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what are the two types of different fibres?
natural and synthetic
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where do natural fibres some from?
they are made from plant animals and minerals
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what is the name for man-made fibres made?
synthetic fibres
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what type of fibres are short and what is the name.
natural fibres and they are called staple fibres.
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what type of fibres are long and what is the name?
synthetic fibres and they are called fillament fibres.
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by blending polyestre or nylon with synthetic or natural fibres what can they be used for?
they can be used for clothing persuits and active sports wear
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how do you make textured yarn strechy and what are they used for?
thermoplastic polyestre and nylon microfibres can be heat treated to give them coils, crims and loops. they are used for sportswear, knit wear and carpets.
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