Textiles are fascinating. The touch & feel, the usability, the colors and designs of Indian textiles are amazing and exciting
They are used in clothing, upholstery, curtains, towels, table and bed coverings and so on.
They are used in crafts such as sewing, embroidery and quilting.
Cotton, flax & jute are made from plants while silk & wool are made from silkworm and goats respectively. The synthetic fibers are nylon, acrylic & polyester.
Horizontal threads or yarn are interlaced with vertical threads. It is called the warp & the weft. This technique produces the fabric of the desired quality.