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What is "Waterfall" - Definition & Explanation

Waterfall back cushion: An back cushion of one or more semi-attached cushions, with the atttachment at the top of each section.
Waterfall skirt: AKA Dressmaker skirt: a skirt that begins at the front of the deck and/or top of the outside back and reaches the floor.
Waterfall seat cushion: one whose cover fabric goes from the back boxing wraps the front and returns to the other side of the back boxing. That is, it has boxing on the sides and back only.

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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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