-The process of interlacing one or more sets of yarns at right angles on a loom
•Plain weave:weave in which the weft yarn is passed over then under each warp yarn.
•Twill weave: A weave in which the weft yarn is passed over and under one, two, or three warp yarns beginning one warp yarn back on each new row.
•Satin weave: A weave that produces a smooth, shiny-surfaced fabric
•Pile weave—corduroy, velvet
•Dobby—dotted swiss, pique
•Leno—fabrics with an open, lacy appearance