The majority of fabrics sold today are piece dyed, where a textile sheet is woven before the dyeing takes place. Yarn dyeing involves the individual threads being dyed before they are woven. This means that there are no raw edges, the cloth holds its colour better and it is ideal for patterned fabric such a plaid or gingham.
A curtains material serves several purposes beyond being decorative. Thinner materials are used to create sheer or semi-sheer materials while thicker materials are used in semi-opaque and blackout curtains. Depending on the materials, the curtains may also possess additional features as well. 1. Cotton: Cotton is a popular choice for many different applications.