Dobby

Dobby is a decorative weave characterised by small geometric patterns woven over the surface and adding extra texture in the cloth.

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weave

Usually a satin ground and a dobby weave for a pattern. The fabric is woven on the dobby loom that raises and lowers the warp threads individually, wich allows additional yarns to be woven into a fabric.

 

fiber

Any fiber.

 

fabric face

 Strength and luster. Raised texture of a pattern.

 

Fabric design

  Small regular geometric patterns.

 

hand

Any hand feels.

 

fabric drape

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fabric weight

Any weights

 

Sewing

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match

Jacquard (characterised by large-scale and curving patterns)

 

history

Historically made of felted wool

 


 Best use for:

 

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Mainly shirting, summer dresses & skirts, formal dresses.

 

 


 

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Read more about dobby fabric

Dress Shirt Fabrics Overview

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