When choosing a fabric for your project there are a few important things to consider. The video above has some helpful information. Here is another great link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-B4tfduOQ7w
The first two properties of the fabric to consider are the FIBRE and the CONSTRUCTION of fabric.
What the material is made out of:
How the material is made
-material made out of threads that are woven together
-Material made out of one continuous thread looped or knitted.