SUBJECT: HOME ECONOMICS
CLASS: JSS 3
TERM: 1st TERM
TOPIC: INTRODUCTION TO TEXTILE STUDY
Basic terms used in textile study are as follows.
REASONS FOR STUDY OF TEXTILE
GENERAL USES OF TEXTILE (FABRICS)
Fabric construction method
Weaving: This is the process of construction fabrics by interlacing two sets of yarns (the warp and the weft yarns) at right angle.
Knitting: The process of constructing fabrics by forming rows of loops with the yarn .The loops support each other like a chain.
Crocheting: This is the process of constructing fabric by making a chain of loops from a single yarn, using just one hook or needle.
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