Fabric Types

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Cotton

Comes from the cotton plant . It is easy to work with and is very low in costs . It is kind of hard to get . It is used in Tee Shirts and dresses and things
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Line / Flax

made of cotton and hemp , Very durable , not very elastic , used in shirts , dresses , pantsuits and others
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Wool

Wool is used in sweaters and jackets . comes from sheeps , is affordable , not very easy to get it
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Silk

silk is from asia and it can be used in skirts , shirts , scarves, dresses and other things .silk is very expensive and the cost is on of the disadvantages it is also not very durable
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Acetate fabric

is thin and silky , and resists shirnking and stretching , resists mold and mildew , because it withstands moisture . so I think it is a very good fabric choice
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Rayon Fabric

derived from naturally occuring cellulose . cheap alternative to silk , Cost efficient
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Lyocell fabric

Soft light fabric made from wood so it is organic , very eco friendly not very costly , used in jackets and cardigans
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Nylon Fabric

used in pantyhose and stockings , can be found from the nylon plant
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Olefin fabric

used in the manufacturing of umbrellas , used in pullovers and cardigans
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Polyester

it is a cheap alternative to other fabrics
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Spandex

It is very stretchy and it is durable , it is a very affordable type of fabric