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What is "Interlining" - Definition & Explanation

Interlining is an extra layer of fabric that is put between lining and face fabric. It's a type of fabric that is "sort of fuzzy", between a flannel and English bump. It's use in cold climates in draperies to further insulate. It is also used a lot with silk as it gives the silk a "lushier" aspect.
1. An insulation, padding, or stiffening fabric, either sewn to the wrong side of the lining or the inner side of the outer shell fabric for extra weight and warmth. The interlining is used primarily to provide warmth in coats, jackets, and outerwear. 2. Firm stiff linen canvas for men's coats.
A layer of fabric between the outer, decorative fabric and the lining.
An insulation, padding, or stiffening fabric, either sewn to the wrong side of the lining or the inner side of the outer shell fabric. The interlining is used primarily to provide warmth in coats, jackets, and outerwear.
Woven or non woven fabric layer between outer cloth andlining of a garmentfor stiffening or giving warmth.
Any One Of A Wide Variety Of Fabrics Used Between The Inner And Outer Layers Of A Garment To Improve Shape Retention, Strength, Warmth Or Bulk. Interlining May Be Of Woven, Knitted, Or Non-woven Material And May Be Produced With Or Without A Fusible Adhesive Coating.
A soft, but thick fabric that is inserted between the main fabric and the back lining. Interlining helps fabric drape gracefully.
An insulation, padding, or stiffening fabric, either sewn to the wrong side of the lining or the inner side of the outer shell fabric. The interlining is used primarily to provide warmth in coats, jackets, and outerwear. Interfacing - Fabrics used to support, reinforce and give shape to fashion fabrics in sewn products. Often placed between the lining and the outer fabric., it can be made from yarns or directly from fibers, and may be either woven, non-woven, or knitted.
Inner lining between the lining and fabric of a garment

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The ability of a fabric to resist such things as wetting and staining by water, stains, soil, etc. Resiliency - The ability of a fabric to spring back to its original shape after being t compounds to...

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