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What is "Illusion" - Definition & Explanation

A very fine sheer net fabric usually of nylon or silk. Used for veils.
A Very Fine Sheer Fabric Usually Of Nylon Or Silk.
A very fine, all-silk tulle which originated in France. It has a cobweb appearance. Hexagonal open mesh. Made in 52 inch and 72 inch widths. Used in veils, particularly for weddings, trimmings. incarnadine having the pinkish color of flesh; red, especially bloodred.

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A system of weaving which, because of a pattern-making mechanism of great versatility, permits the production of very ornate, complex woven designs. This type of weaving is used for tapestry, figured...

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