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Types of Yarn for Your Next Project

Amruta Joshi Oct 07, 2020
In this type, yarn is created from animals like, cashmere, angora, silk,
1. Animal Fiber Yarn
Cashmere fiber is made from cashmere goat and it is very popular type of wool in the world.
Cashmere
This type of fiber is made from angora rabbit. It is very soft type of yarn.
Angora
Silk fiber is made from silk mulberry silkworm and which is widely used type of yarn.
Silk
This type of yarn is made from plants like cotton, bamboo and hemp.
2. Plant Fiber Yarn
It is very common around the world for making clothes.
Cotton
In this type, yarn is created from bamboo plant and it has antibacterial properties.
Bamboo
This is natural fiber type and used for making sweaters and fisherman coats.
Hemp
This type of yarn is man made and it includes acrylic, rayon yarns.
3. Synthetic Fibers Yarns
Acrylic yarn is made from polymer and used for many types of cloth making.
Acrylic
This type of yarn is known for its durability and softness.
Rayon