What is Acrylic in terms of fabric?
There are many different types of fabric type, from natural cottons to synthetic polyesters. Acrylic material fits into the synthetic range. It is a fibre that is made from polymer. Acrylic fibre is a strong and warm material that is often used in some garments like jumpers and gloves, many knitting yarns being made of acrylic fibres giving a soft finish. However, it is also used in furnishing fabrics, and tablings.