Broadcloth is a tightly woven fabric with an unbalanced weave that creates a very fine horizontal rib.
Plain weave; then go through a milling process in order to reduce the cloth width
Cotton and cotton blends.
Has very little sheen; dense, durable, breezy.
Very smooth and silky. From stiff and crisp to soft.
Light weight fabric.
Like poplin but leighter
Historically made of felted wool
Best use for:
Shirtings, summer dresses & skirts, formal dresses.
Suites for embroidery, quilting, draperies
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