What Is Velour Made Of

- Dec 04, 2018-

Despite its luxurious finish, velour is typically made from cotton or cotton, and can even be made from synthetics such as polyester. The signature soft texture on the surface of velour is known as ‘pile’, and is made by cutting across looped threads with a special weaving process. Although created with a similar weaving process, velvet is actually made from pure silk – making it much more expensive and high-end.