What is "Lisserie" - Definition & Explanation

A fine Jacquard woven stripe imitating silk and embroidery.

Some other terms

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Intarsia is a knitting technique used to create patterns with multiple colours. As with the woodworking technique of the same name, fields of different colours and materials appear to be inlaid in...

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