FABRICS FAQ : textile glossary


Textile Terms begin with 'K'

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keratin

A tough, insoluble protein substance that is the chief structural constituent of wool and hair.
CATEGORY : Fiber
SOURCE :      Brentano, Inc.

knitting

The process of making fabric by interlocking a series of loops of one or more yarns.
CATEGORY : Weave
SOURCE :     Textile Glossary by Marvin Klapper