TextileGlossary.com

What is "Wash-and-Wear" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 18-Apr-2023 (1 year, 1 month, 26 days ago)
Share on FacebookShare on Twitter
Wash-and-Wear
Ability of a garment to be washed by hand or in a washing machine and require little or no ironing. Also referred to as 'easy care'.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

Has a longer or higher pile than velvet, but shorter than plush. It is pressed flat and has a high lustre made possible by a tremendous roller-press treatment given the material in finishing. Now...
Lace 309
Lace-making is an ancient craft. A lace fabric is lightweight openwork fabric, patterned, either by machine or by hand, with open holes in the work. The holes can be formed via removal of threads or...
A point turner is a tool used in sewing to create crisp and clean corners on fabric. It is typically made of plastic or wood, and is shaped like a small stick with a pointed end and a flat end. The...
Burl 575
Burl in Textiles: The Complex Beauty of ImperfectionFor centuries, textile aficionados and fabric connoisseurs have held a fascination with distinct, unique patterns and textures. One such intriguing...
Ratine 473
Ratine is a type of textured fabric that is often used in the production of clothing and home textiles. The fabric is characterized by its unique, bumpy texture that is created by the use of slubbed...

Add a definition

Add a definition for a textile term that you know about! Send us an email & tell us:
  • The term you want to define
  • Its definition in 500 words or less
  • Attach an image if necessary.
  • Optionally, tell us about yourself in 200 words or less!

Companies for Wash-and-Wear:

If you manufacture, distribute or otherwise deal in Wash-and-Wear, please fill your company details below so that we can list your company for FREE! Send us the following details:
  • Company name
  • Company address
  • Attach a logo, if necessary.
  • Optionally, tell us about yourself in 200 words or less!

(s) 2024 TextileGlossary.com Some rights reserved. • Sitemap