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


A method of making fabrics by interlacing two sets of yarns (threads), in which one set (warp) runs along the length of fabric and the other (weft) runs from side to side. The three basic weaves are plain, twill, and satin.
Example(s) of Weaving
  • 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.
  • An example of a weave pattern design created in SymmetryMill
A weave pattern created by Elaine Polvinen in Artlandia SymmetryMill. See how »
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