- any cloth made from yarn or fibres by weaving, knitting, felting, etc
- the texture of a cloth
- a structure or framework: the fabric of society
- a style or method of construction
- rare a building
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
Textiles[countable] a cloth made by weaving or knitting threads or fibers.
makeup:the fabric of family life.