What are the advantages of linen fabrics?

What are the advantages of linen fabrics?

What are the advantages of linen fabrics? As the Enschede Textile City, the impact on the environment is paramount. A fabric we can therefore not get enough of is linen. In this article we will tell you exactly what linen is, what makes it so sustainable and...
How is herringbone made?

How is herringbone made?

How is herringbone made? Herringbone is a weave with a characteristic V-shaped pattern. The pattern gets its name from its resemblance to the skeleton of a fish, specifically a herring. The herringbone weave is a broken twill. This means that the slanting line that...
What is a dobby weave?

What is a dobby weave?

What is a dobby weave? If you are not really familiar with looms but are very busy with textiles, you will probably have heard this one by now. Dobby, also known as Harry Potter’s house-elf, but not the one that this article is about. Loom A dobby is a loom,...
What is a panama weave?

What is a panama weave?

What is a panama weave? The white panama hat, who doesn’t know it. The weaving of these hats is pure handicraft and is considered a true art of weaving. The weave used in weaving these hats is called the panama weave.¬† The panama weave, also called “mat...