Chenille is a fabric consisting of wool
or artifical fibers. It is woven from blurry yarn
s or tufts. Usually it is a mix from chenille and normal textile yarn
s. While chenille is the filling, the other yarn
is the warp
. Chenille is a pile yarn
originally made by weaving a pile fabric and subsequently cutting it into strips. Its main use is for draperies and bedspreads.