Define Warp and a weft

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wrap is the length wise of longitudinal thread in a row while weft is the transverse thread.

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Weft and warp?

Weft and warp are terms for the threads used in weaving. The weft are the crosswise threads on a loom over and under which other threads are passed to make cloth. The warp are the threads that are passed over and under the weft. The warp and weft are the basic constituents of all textiles.

What is warp in textile?

The fabric is made by interlacement of warp and weft. The weft is given by shuttle and the warp is given by warp beams.The vertical lines running in the textile is called as warp. The horizontal lines running is called as weft.

Threads in a loom?

Weft or warp threads

When weaving on a loom what are the two fibers called?

They're called the warp - and the weft. The warp is the vertical threads attached to the frame - the weft is the threads drawn through the warp in the process of weaving.

Weavers tool to separate warp and weft?

The batten and Heddle are the two tools that are used to separate warp and weft. Both the tools work together to weave the cloth.

What is the warp part of a fabric?

The warp threads run vertically - the weft threads run horizontally.

What Type of silk has warp and weft different colours?


What is the name of a thread in a tapestry?

A tapestry is composed of weft and warp threads. Warp or tension threads are hidden once the work is done, while the weft threads are passed in between the warp threads to complete the tapestry design.

What is the difference between warp and weft?

These are terms used in weaving. In weaving a series of parallel threads are set up on the loom. These are the warp. Another thread is woven between the threads of the warp which creates the cloth. The thread which is woven through the warp is called the weft (or woof).

What are the two sets of yarns used in weaving called?

Weft to right is the WEFT the yarn running in the length is the WARP yarn

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