What is textile?

What is textile?

Textile is the term used to describe a flexible material formed by weaving, felting, crocheting, knitting or knotting long strands of natural or artificial yarn or thread. Textile artists often create their own textiles, or use selected ones in fabric art compositions. (Image © Oleksandr Berezko/Shutterstock)

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