Crepe

Crepe is a thin fabric that has many very small wrinkles, crimps or grains all over its surface

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weave

a) Plain-weave produced of two kinds of tightly-spun weft yarns;
b) Crepe weave – any weave producing small, irregular floats;
c) Wrinkles resulted from slack tension in the weaving, and then loosening or relaxing some warp threads;
d) The application of a special finish that causes the fabric to shrink.

 

fiber

Often silk or cotton, also wool or synthetic fiber.

 

fabric face

 Wrinkled surface.

 

Fabric design

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hand

 Soft or hard; somewhat elastic.

 

fabric drape

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fabric weight

Light-  to heavy-weight fabrics.

 

Sewing

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match

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history

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 Best use for:

 

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Suiting, skirts, pants, jackets, children’s wear, underwear.

 

 


 

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