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What is "Hard" - Definition & Explanation

Hard
Describing fabrics with a firm, coarse hand.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

The term "Awning Stripe" refers to a specific type of pattern commonly used in textiles, characterized by bold, horizontal stripes of equal width. The design is inspired by traditional awnings used...
a balanced plain weave fabric usually of linen or linen/cotton. It is made from smooth round yarns (not flattened by calendering). Used as a base for embroidered table linen, pillowcases, also in...
A fabric with a crinkied or puckered affect, generally in the direction to the warp, which is created either by tension weaving or through the application of a caustic soda solution which shrinks...
Silk in a crosswise rib (plain or twill weave). Has brightly colored stripes in the filling direction. Often black warp. The color effects are usually startling or bizarre. Mostly produced in India....
More or less interchangeable with the term permanent press, but actually more precise. Durable press implies that the shape retention properties of a garment are excellent and durable for the life of...

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