Fabric Abbreviations

TEXTILE ABBREVIATIONS
Here you will find the most important textile abbreviations.

ANIMAL FIBRES VEGETAL DERIVED FIBERS
SE Silk BB Bamboo
LA Duck Down CA Hemp
LH Leather CC Coconut
LO Goose Down CO Cotton
LW Lambs Wool LI Linen
WV Virgin Wool RA Ramie
WA Angora  
WK Camel  ARTIFICIAL FIBERS
WS Cashmere  VI Viscose
WM Mohair  CU Cupro
HS Horse Hair  MD Modal
WB Beaver  CLY Lyocell
WL Lama  CA Acetate
WP Alpaca  TA Triacetate

WO Recycled Wool

 TN Tencel

SYNTHETIC FIBERS

PL   Polyester
PA   Polyamide
PAN Polyacrylic
PU   Polyurethane
EA   Elastane