A fabric is a material made through weaving,knitting,spreading,crocheting or bonding that may be used in production of garment.

Wool Fabrics

A natural fibre,wool comes primarily from sheep. However, we also get wool fibres from goat (mohair and cashmere).

A wool fibre which is short and fluffy is known as Woolen Yarn.

A wool fibre which is long, strong, and smooth is known as Worsted.

Properties of Wool

It is comfortable to wear in all climates.

It absorbs moisture better than other natural fibres – it will absorb up to thirty percent of its wet before it feels wet.

It can be bleached by sunlight with prolonged exposure.

Types of Wool

1. Wool Worsted


2. Venetian


3. Cashmere


4. Challis