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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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Brightness or reflectivity of fibers, yarns, carpets, or fabrics. Synthetic fibers are produced in various luster classifications including bright, semi-bright, semi-dull, and dull. Bright fibers...
A yarn composed of one or more filaments that run the whole length of the yarn. NOTE: Yarns of one filament and of more than one filament are known as monofilament and multi-filament yarns...
Head coverings during the 16th century ranged from the simple to the complex. The simplest, which was worn throughout the 16th century and well into the 17th, was the "coif". The coif is, quite...
A finishing process in which the fibers on the surface of the fabric are mechanically trimmed to create an even nap. Often follows brushing of the fabric. Done on fleeces, moleskins, pile fabrics,...
A heavy, soft cotton material with a napped finish, usually only on one side. In cheaper qualities the nap comes off. Launders well, easy to manipulate and is warm to wear. There are many types on...

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