What is "Repeat" - Definition & Explanation
The distance, in a fabric, before there is an element or motif that repeats. The larger repeat, the more waste factor in getting the pattern to align on adjacent panels.
A term used to describe how often the pattern repeats on a fabric.
The distance between the beginning of one complete pattern in the fabric weave, print, or design and the beginning of the next identical pattern. Fabric may have vertical or horizontal repeats or both.
Layout used for making emblems or designs on a fabric span that are repeated at regular intervals.
Some more terms: Italian cloth
It is a blended cloth in which the warp is cotton dyed in the yarn stage. The weft is woolen which is dyed in the fabric state. The cloth is then finished suitably to give a lustrous...
A laundering process in which a catalytic substance is added to create a chemical change in the fabric resulting in a very soft finish, smoother appearing surface and reduced...
A natural dyestuff made from minerals, including ocher, limestone, manganese, cinnabar, azurite, and...
Bobbin lace is a delicate lace that uses wound spools of thread (the bobbins) to weave together the shapes in the...
A self-supporting PACKAGE of YARN which does not have a core through its....
Companies for Repeat:
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