"23 Types of Fabrics and Their Unique Properties Popular 2023"

 January 10,2023

Now times have changed, in the past shopping we had to go to the shop directly but in modern times we don't have to bother having to go directly to the store. 

If you choose online shopping,choose a store or market place that is good to trust so you can avoid fraud. 

Before we buy ingredients  clothes or buying a robe or whatever it is, we have to know and understand the types of materials and their properties. But when shopping for clothes online, there are things that need to be considered carefully, namely the type of material used. 

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Often, these buyers ignore the type of clothing material so that when the goods arrive and see the clothes, they feel disappointed because the clothing materials do not match what they want. Inappropriate clothing materials can make the appearance imperfect.  For example, feeling uncomfortable wearing, the body looks fat, short, and so on.  For this reason, from now on those who want to buy clothes online must be more careful with knowing the types of materials.

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Here are some names of the types of materials and their specifications that are often used by fashion convection, both tops, bottoms, dresses, hijabs, and so on from various sources.

 Here are a couple of more kinds of fabrics and their residential or commercial homes:

1.Terrycloth

Terrycloth photo by YES fabric

Terrycloth is a fabric that's made from cotton or a mix of fibers and has a looped appearance on one or both sides. It's often used in towels, bathrobes, and home decor items.

2.Mohair

Mohair photo by fabriclore

 Mohair is a soft, glossy fabric that's made from the hair of the Angora goat. It's often used in apparel, furniture, and coveri

3.Cashmere

Cashmere photo by Getty

Cashmere is a soft, luxurious fabric.Tthat'smade from the fine hairs of the Cashmere goat. It's often used in apparel, devices, and coveri.

4.Silk charmeuse

Silk Charmeuse photo by jasmine silk blog

 Silk charmeuse is a smooth, glossy fabric that's made from silk and has a moving curtain. It's often used in gowns, night wear, and blouse.

5.Tencel

Tencel photo by Shutterstock

Tencel is an artificial fabric that's made from timber pulp and is soft, eco-friendly, and smooth. It's often used in apparel, bedding, and home decor items.

6.Georgette

Georgette photo by yes tes

 Georgette is a large, light-weight fabric that's made from silk, nylon, or various other artificial fibers. It's often used in gowns, night wear, and blouse.

7.Sateen

Sateen photo by fabriclore

 Sateen is a smooth, glossy fabric that's made from cotton or a mix of fibers and has a satin-like finish. It's often used in bedding, apparel, and home decor items.

8.Voile

Voile photo by Siyani clothing india

Voile is a light-weight, large fabric that's made from cotton, silk, or artificial fibers. It's often used in gowns, drapes, and blouse.

9.Crepe

Crepe by Cotton

 Crepe is a crinkled, light-weight fabric that's made from silk, woollen, or artificial fibers. It's often used in gowns, night wear, and blouse.

10.Chino

Chino photo by phoper cloth

 Chino is a medium-weight fabric that's made from cotton or a mix of fibers and has a smooth, matte finish. It's often used in trousers, attires, and uniform.

11.Oxford

Oxford by Shutterstock

Oxford is a medium-weight fabric that's made from cotton or a mix of fibers and has a basketweave framework. It's often used in t-tee t shirts, blouses, and gown.

12.Broadcloth

Broadcloth photo by fabriclore

Broadcloth is a fine, light-weight fabric that's made from cotton or a mix of fibers and has a smooth, firmly woven finish. It's often used in t-tee t shirts, blouses, and gown.

13.Muslin

Muslin photo by Shutterstock

 Muslin is a light-weight, plain-woven fabric that's made from cotton or a mix of fibers. It's often used in apparel, bags, and home decor items.

14.Faux hair


Photo by Etsy

Faux hair is an artificial fabric thatmade to appear like pet hair and is often used as a cruelty-free alternative to real hair. It's often used in apparel, coverings, and home decor items.

15.Chantilly shoelace

Photo by Etsy

 Chantilly shoelace is a fragile, complex shoelace fabric that's made from cotton or artificial fibers. It's often used in wedding gowns, night wedding devices, and accessories.

16.Batiste

Batiste by Aron fabric

Batiste is a light-weight, large fabric that's made from cotton or a mix of fibers. It's often used in apparel, wedding gowns, and underwear.

17.Voile de cotton

Voile de cotton

 Voile de coton is a light-weight, large fabric that's made from cotton. It's often used in apparel, headscarfs, and home decor items.

18.Poplin de coton


 Poplin de coton is a medium-weight fabric that's made from cotton and has a smooth, slightly glossy finish. It's often used in apparel, bedding, and home decor items.

19.Tulle de soie

Tulle de soie La tesis de Catherine

Tulle de soie is a fine, light-weight fabric that's made from silk. It's often used in gowns, tutus, and ve

20.Velours de coton

Velours de cotton photo mourya export

 Velours de coton is a soft, plush fabric that's made from cotton and has a velvety finish. It's often used in apparel, home design, and furniture.

21.Dacron

Dacron photo by hipwe

Dacron has materials that are easy to wash, dry quickly, don't wrinkle easily, and have high absorption.  Dacron is a rather hard material, but it can be used for stuffing pillows, bolsters and dolls to make it look fuller and look neater and has a lighter weight and expands well. 

22.Brocade

Brocade  photo by Amazon

Brocade is a type of cloth that is rich in decoration.  This cloth is usually made of silk with or without gold thread.  Because of its attractive appearance, brocade is usually the basic material for kebaya.  Brocade details consisting of textured embroidery of flowers or leaves certainly enrich the look of the dress. 

23.Lycra

Lycra by ozza konvection

Lycra fabric is usually referred to as spandex material.  This fabric is characterized by a high degree of elasticity.  Spandex is made from a strong synthetic material.

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