angora [Goat / Rabbit]
(Goat) Soft long hair of the Angora goat, often called Mohair.
The goat is native to Anatolia in the Angora province of Turkey but is
extensively raised today in Texas by western ranchers. (Rabbit): Hair from the angora rabbit. Often blended and mixed with wool to lower
the price of the finished article or to obtain fancy or novelty effects.
a long robe with an assymetrical opening in the chest
area reching down the knees worn by males in India
ankle strap type of shoe.
This shoe style has a strap that encircles the ankle and is attached at
anklet a short sock reaching slightly above
the ankle. If you are looking for sock factories,
anorak [Chiefly British]
parkaanorak [Chiefly British] parka
a disease known as "woolsorters disease".
Mohair, Camel's hair,
Alpaca, and Cashmere most liable to carry infection. Both men and animals
subject to this infectious disease, which develops a virulent ulcer and
high fever. It localizes in the skin or lungs and sometimes in the intestines.
Not always fatal. When confined to skin alone, a cure is usually effected.
personal attire; clothing: clothes:
garments: fashions: things one wears to cover thy naked body.
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Apparel wholesalers are companies
that sell clothing and fashion accessories to retailers. Typically,
the wholesalers purchase apparel from factories and then re-sell the product
to the stores. Wholesalers
usually provide design direction and the factories follow the specifications
set forth by the wholesaler.
application identifier: A numeric prefix to a UCC/EAN-128 code that
defines the encoded data to follow. These are generally used as secondary
codes to provide information not included in standard UPC numbering, such
as product dates, weights and lot/batch numbers. It may also identify a
UCC serial shipping container code.
Appliqué for Textiles and Fashion Appliqué
is a sewing technique in which fabric patches are layered on a
foundation fabric, then stitched in place by hand or machine with the
raw edges turned under or covered with decorative stitching.
color averaging a mod orange.
apron a garment of cloth, plastic, or leather
tied around the waist and used to protect clothing or adorn a costume
aqua a light greenish blue.
aquamarine a pale blue to
light greenish blue.
a rubber overshoe reaching to the ankle or above
color silver or white.
a sock knit in an argyle pattern, namely varicolored diamonds on a solid
a band usually worn around the upper part of a sleeve for identification
or in mourning
a band, as of cloth or metal, worn around the upper
defensive covering for the body,
generally made of metal, used in combat.
Usually thought of as armor worn in medieval times. Bullet
proof clothing can be considered as modern day armor.
fiber can be of cotton,
silk, wool, rayon, synthetics, and blends. Plain, twill, or rib, background
often has a small design either jacquard or dobby made with warp floats
on surface giving a raised effect. Design is often in two colours
and raised. The name was derived from original fabric which was woven with
a small interlaced design of chain armor and used for military equipment
during the Crusades.
art linen Linen. Plain weave.
It is woven with even threads that are especially good for embroidery.
It is very easy to "draw" the yarns for drawn thread work.
Comes bleached, or coloured. Has a soft finish.
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