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What is "Millinery" - Definition & Explanation

Millinery is women's hats and other articles sold by a milliner, or the profession or business of designing, making, or selling hats for women.

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A very soft, extremely lightweight silk made in a plainweave, used chieflyfor linings. Irregularities of threads,caused by the extreme lightness and softness of Chinasilk, are characteristic of...
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Color applied to previously dyed color. A process of hand dyeing that works color into the base material. Usually unevenly spaced and vari-colored. Allows the previously dyed color (base color) to...

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