Mohair Jul 8, 2012 | by admin | Fabric Resource | Fabric, Fabric Terms, Coarser or thick heavy fabrics 1) Long, lustrous fibers from the Angora goat, stronger than wool. 2) Spongy, plain-weave fabric made in a mixture of mohair and wool. From Fabric Sewing Guide by Claire Schaeffer. Krause Publications, Cincinnati, 2008. Used by permission.