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What is "Glen Plaid" - Definition & Explanation

Also called glen urquhart
A popular Scottish district check made of elements of houndstooth and guard's check often with a fine line overplaid in a contrasting color.
A popular Scotch pattern for suiting and sportswear characterized by two checks of different sizes.
Glen plaid a fabric woven in a twill pattern of broken checks.
A simple scot plaid usually used for suits or skirts.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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A flat. ribbed fabric woven with fine yarns in the warp, with heavier yarns in the filling.using a plain weave. The ribbed effect is flatter than gross grain and smaller than a repp. The fabric is...
A woven fabric construction made by interlacing two or more sets of warp yarns with two or more sets of filling yarns. The most common double weave fabrics are made using a total of either four or...
A lightweight textile with a low thread count that is lustrous and has an uneven textural appearance. It was originally made of silk but is found today in wool, silk, rayon, acetate and other...
(eyelet) - Formed by a contoured patch of zig-zag stitching, followed by a cut---a portion of which is circular. Eyelet buttonholes are usually used on heavy fabrics and/or with large buttons. A gimp...

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