TextileGlossary.com

What is "Blind fret carving" - Definition & Explanation

A solid background with fretwork carving in front. Sometimes the fretwork is sawn first, then applied to a flat backround. Compare with Open Fret, where the openings go all the way through.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

A sheer, woven, mercerized fabric of combed cotton or polyester/cotton resembling nainsook, only finer, with a lengthwise streak. A rayon fabric decorated with dobby woven stripes and jacquard...
A unit of measure that describes the average staple fiber diameter in a lot of wool. Over he past 30 years, the Micron measurement has evolved to become the predominant term used commercially to...
A system of weaving which, because of a pattern-making mechanism of great versatility, permits the production of very ornate, complex woven designs. This type of weaving is used for tapestry, figured...
An inorganic fiber made from minerals and metals, blended and extruded to form fibers. The fiber is formed from a flat ribbon of metal, coated with a protective layer of plastic, which reduces...
Sometimes called "Wild Silk' it is the product of the uncultivated silkworm-- more uneven, coarser and stronger than true or cultivated silk. Tussah takes dye poorly and is therefore often woven in...

Companies for Blind fret carving:


If you manufacture, distribute or otherwise deal in Blind fret carving, please fill your company details below so that we can list our company for FREE!