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What is "Peplum" - Definition & Explanation

Peplum short section attached to waistline of a blouse, jacket, or dress.
Short sleeve with layered panels.

Some other terms

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Woven and non-woven material used underneath the item or fabric being embroidered to provide support and stability. Can be hooped with the item, or placed between the machine throat plate and the...

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