Weaving Preparation. Part II: Warping

Uttu Textiles // Issam Yousef // 9th of September 2013.

In part one of the weaving preparation, an introduction was made to the preparation processes for both warp and weft yarn prior to the weaving process, figure 1.

Fig (1): Warp and weft preparation
Fig (1): Warp and weft preparation

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Weaving Preparation. Part I: An Introduction

Introduction

To produce woven fabrics, the produced yarns should go through certain processes to be prepared to use as ‘Warp’ yarns and as ‘Weft’.  Woven fabrics consist of two sets of yarns, Warp and Weft, which are interlaced together at 90 degree angle.  Warp are the yarns longwise the fabrics, weft are the yarns that go crosswise.  The interlacing process takes place on the weaving machine, which will be discussed some where else.  Figure (1), shows a general weaving steps of woven fabric from yarn to garments.

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