Weft

  • Woven fabrics are made by interlacing warp and weft threads in a regular pattern at 90 degrees to each other .
  • The cross grain is made up of weft yarns.
  • The weft threads run right to left across the fabric. 
selvedge, weft, warp bias
Diagram to show the weft of a woven fabric.
warp and weft
Warp and Weft (picture credit http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/design/textiles/fabricsrev1.shtml)

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