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What is "Stippled" - Definition & Explanation

A method of producing a shading or watercolor effect by applying color to the fabric in small dots during printing. The degree of shading is determined by the size and frequency of the dots.

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A plain tightly woven cotton fabric with the fine yarns and processed with a glazed finish. Used as a plain dyed fabric or a printed fabric. The term is sometimes used for ungazed fine count cottons....

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