Wincey, winceyette

Two similar British fabrics are called wincey and winceyette. Although wincey can be twilled, both are usually plain weave flannels, made of cotton or cotton with wool weft, and brushed to create a soft nap. Winceyette is synonymous with flannelette.

Uses: For the sturdier wincey, men’s shirts, winter underwear. For winceyette, nightwear, sheets

See also:
Flannel, cotton
Flannelette


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