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What is "Gore" - Definition & Explanation

Vertical panels in a skirt or dress; enhances the fit of a garment.
A triangular piece of fabric inserted into a skirt to make it wider.

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A plain weave fabric with a warp yarn of one color alternating with a warp yarn of white or a second color. Often the weft yarns alternate with the same 2 colors forming a mini check design. Used...

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