What is "Candlewick" - Definition & Explanation
A tufted pile fabric with a fuzzy surface that looks like chenille. It is made by looping a heavy plied yarn on a muslin base then cutting the loops. Used for bedspreads, robes, draperies.
Some more terms: Acid Dyes
An anionic dye applied from an acidic or neutral dye bath. It has affinity for fibres containing basic...
A modification of a plain weave in which two or more warp yarns weave together as one and two or more weft yarns weave together as one.
The basic hopsack weaves may be modified in a number of...
A narrow tape used to bind seams, or used for...
A clear finish applied to wood. The most common factory-applied...
Anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, anti-fungal
Properties given to textile materials using additives to eliminate or prevent the growth of bacteria and fungi. Usually, the additives remain after initial washing but may be washed out over a period....
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