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What are types and applications of yarn

Author: admin / 2023-10-25
Yarn is a textile raw material commonly used in weaving, weaving and handicrafts. It can be divided into many types according to different materials, thickness, texture and usage. Here are some common yarn types and their applications:

     Cotton thread: Yarn made of pure cotton fiber, soft and comfortable, with good air permeability. Commonly used to make summer clothing, baby clothes, towels, household items and more.

     Wool Thread: A yarn made of wool fibers that retains warmth well. Suitable for knitting winter clothing, hats, scarves, gloves and more.

     Silk thread: Yarn made of silk fibers, smooth and soft, with a certain luster. It is suitable for making high-end clothing, silk scarves, shawls, etc.

     Twine: A yarn made from flax fibers, which has good air permeability and moisture absorption. Often used to make summer clothing, decorations and home textiles.

     Synthetic fiber thread: Yarn made of synthetic fibers (such as polyester, acrylic, etc.), which has the characteristics of abrasion resistance, wrinkle resistance, and easy cleaning. Widely used in all kinds of clothing, household items, knitwear, etc.

     Ribbon Thread: Usually a broad band of yarn made from various fiber materials. Commonly used in decoration, packaging, handicraft production and so on.

     Elastic yarn: Yarn with certain elasticity, often used for knitting tight clothing, socks, gloves, swimsuits and other products that require close fitting and stretchability.

     Metal thread: Yarn containing metal wire or metal fiber, often used in handicrafts, embroidery, decoration, etc., to add luster and texture.

In addition to the above types, there are many special-purpose yarns, such as fluorescent threads, reflective threads, color-changing threads, etc., for special decoration or functional requirements. When choosing yarn, you should choose the appropriate type of yarn according to the needs and effects of making items.
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