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Attributes of Tweed Fabric?

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I’ll be taking about the major attributes of Tweed. • Tweed is highly water resistant. Wool naturally repels water, and the thick weave of tweed fends of droplets. • Camouflage: English nobles originally were quite taken with how tweed blended in perfectly with the surrounding countryside. Even today, tweed is beloved for its natural allure. […]

What Is Tweed Fabric?

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Tweed is a rough, woolen fabric, of a soft, open, flexible texture, resembling cheviot or homespun, but more closely woven. It is usually woven with a plain weave, twill or herringbone structure. Colour effects in the yarn may be obtained by mixing dyed wool before it is spun.[1] Tweeds are an icon of traditional Scottish and Irish clothing, being desirable for informal outerwear,[2] due to the material being moisture-resistant […]

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