Crewel Fabric

Crewel fabric is a hand-embroidered fabric traditionally made in Kashmir. Embroidered using woolen yarn, crewel fabrics are made in cotton, silk organza, velvet, linen and jute fabrics. Crewel fabrics are used for drapery and upholstery - made into curtains and used to cover chairs, etc. Crewel fabric is also used to make cushions, pillow shams and throws.