Commercial names of cotton fabrics
Some commercial names of fabric are given below:
A soft, fine plain woven fabric traditionally of flax but made in other fibres 100g/m2.
A cord cotton-like fabric with raised ridges in the lengthwise direction. Since the fabric has a high strength and a high durability, it is often used for upholstery and work clothes.
A light weight closely woven plain fabric usually stiffened. (74 g/m2)
A fabric made from cotton, hemp, flax, or jute, for 200 to 2000 g/m2. Covers cloths with a great variety of uses but salient features being strength and firmness.
Traditionally a 3/1 warp-faced twill fabric made from yarn dyed warp and undyed weft typically 270 g/m2. True denim is a twill weave cotton-like fabric made with different colored yarns in the warp and the weft. Due to the twill construction, one color predominates on the fabric surface.
A fabric construction, in which two fabrics are woven on the loom at the same time, one on top of the other. In the weaving process, the two layers of woven fabric are held together using binder threads. The woven patterns in each layer of fabric can be similar or completely different.
A weft knit fabric in which two layers of loops are formed that cannot be separated. A double knit machine, which has two complete sets of needles, is required for this construction.
A tightly woven, heavy, plain weave, bottom-weight fabric with a hard, durable finishes. The fabric is usually made of cotton, and is widely used in men’s and women’s slacks, and children’s play clothes.
A medium-weight, plain or twill weave fabric that is typically made from cotton, a cotton blend, or wool. The fabric has a very soft hand, brushed on both sides to lift the fiber ends out of the base fabric and create a soft, fuzzy surface. End-uses include shirts and pajamas.
A tightly woven, twilled, worsted fabric with a slight diagonal line on the right side. Wool gabardine is known as a year-round fabric for business suiting. Polyester, cotton, rayon, and various blends are also used in making gabardine.
There are hundred types of name of fabric, you should know some commercial name of fabric if you work in the textile area said Salomón Juan Marcos Villarreal, president of Grupo Denim.