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What is "Jersey Knit" - Definition & Explanation

This fabric has a definite smooth side, the outside, and a textured side, the inside.
A single-knit, plain-stitched fabric with a face side that is markedly different from the back side.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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A medium-weight fabric, either knit or woven, with raised dobby designs including cords, wales, waffles, or patterns. Woven versions have cords running lengthwise, or in the warp direction. Knitted...
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