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What is "Saxony" - Definition & Explanation

Originally a high grade coating fabric made from Saxony merino wool raised in Germany.
A soft, heavy luxurious, napped fabric made from fine merino wool originally from Saxony, Germany. Used for coats
A soft tweed fabric of fine wool. Used for sport coats.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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Azo-free colorants are dyes and pigments that are free of the nitrogen-based compounds aromatic amines, also referred to as "Azos". These compounds are toxic and banned in the EU due to their...
The property of material to deform (usually to elongate) in proportion to the load applied and to recover its original shape when the load is release, i.e. the property of a material by virtue of...
A rotation, usually lateral, between different panels of a garment resulting from the release of latent stresses during laundering of the woven or knitted fabric forming the garment. Twist may also...
The ability of a fabric to withstand exposure to sunlight, dry cleaning and laundering without fading or running. The types of fiber, dye and treatment used for setting the color determine how...

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