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Oil from the linen (flax) plant's seeds. Used as a finish, often "Boiled" (containing metallic driers) or "Raw" (natural). Also used as a component in most oil-based varnishes, including polyurethane...
From a Scots language word meaning blanket, plaid usually referring to patterned woollen cloth otherwise known as...
A machine made net with small all-over...
A type of fiber dyeing in which colored pigments are injected into the spinning solution prior to the extrusion of the fiber through the spinneret. Fibers and yarns colored in this manner are...
(Piece) Dyeing of the fabric into solid colors after weaving or...

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