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What is "Dhurrie" - Definition & Explanation

Dhurrie a thick flat-woven cotton cloth made in India.
Dhurrie rugs and carpets are flat woven items traditional to India, made of cotton or silk. They are noted for soft colorations and varied patterns.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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A popular staple lightweight sport coating tweed with a rough napped surface. Named for the Cheviot sheep from the Cheviot Hills of Scotland. Fabric is rugged, rather than harsh in hand, with...
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