What is "Pointelle" - Definition & Explanation
A knit fabric with a pattern of holes or openings made by using transfer stitches.
Very feminine, delicate-looking, rib-knit fabric made with a pattern of openings.
Pointelle is a kind of drop needle fabric. It is constructed to control the degree of unlooping of certain stitches and to provide for opening needles latches when necessary.
A stitch used in knitting to create a tiny, openwork pattern.
A textured fabric with holes forming a design in the fabric.
Some more terms: Cafe curtain
Generally a two-tier curtain, the bottom tier covering the bottom half of a window and a smaller tier across the top...
A fabric made from yarns with low luster, such as cotton or other staple length fibers. The fabric has a soft, smooth hand and a gentle, subtle luster. Sateen fabrics are often used for draperies and...
A synthetic fiber polymer made from polyvinyl chloride. In some countries other than the United States, vinyon fibers are referred to as polyvinyl chloride fibers and is similar in nature to vinyl....
The elastic fiber made by Dupont. This fiber adds stretch and comfort to many clothing...
wrap top or surplice top
A bodice created by the cross-wrapping of fabric; may be in front or back, and associated with a high or low....
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