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TYPES OF SILK

TYPES OF SILK

Silk is a natural protein fibre, some forms of which can be woven into textiles. Silk has many qualities which sets it apart from other fibres. Silk is strong. It is finer than human hair yet is as strong as an iron wire of the same diameter. Silk is resistant to moths and dust mite. …

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CRAPE – CREPE

Crape or crepe is a silk, wool, or polyester fabric of a gauzy texture, having a peculiar crisp or crimpy appearance. Basically, its not a fabric of any specific type as explain before Crepe fabric is made from other fibres such as silk, wool or polyester. During weaving, Crepe fabric is made by giving simple …

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SILK

Silk is a natural protein fibre, which is woven to construct a silk fabric. Silk fabric is one of such fabric which is mainly used as a royal fabric, its embody luxury and elegance. Silk is a protein fiber, similar to wool or to human hair. It is only natural for silks to have some …

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