Repeating seamless patterns: definitions, free samples, links, and how-tos

Satin Weave

A weave in which each weft thread floats over as many as 12 warps and then under a single warp. The next weft passes over the same number of warps, but is woven in by different warps. Compare with plain and twill weaves.

Example(s) of Satin Weave
An example of a plain weave design
An example of a twill weave design
An example of a satin weave design
Schematics for plain, twill, and satin weaves created with Artlandia SymmetryWorks.
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