10 Fashion Terms to Know

Leotard- A fitted one-piece knitted garment that is worn around the torso of the body.  Can also cover arms and neck. Mostly used for physical activity.  Maroon- A color that is a dark purple with brown or red tones.  Matelasse- A luxury fabric with an embossed effect.  The front and back of the cloth are […]

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Fashion Terms for July

1. Worsted: A type of yarn that is made up of long wool fibers that are twisted and combed.  It can also be used to describe fabric that is woven or knitted.  The fabric must be made with the long wool fibers which are carded or and combed to take out the small fibers.  Fibers […]

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June Fashion Terms to Know

It’s time for the monthly article I write on Fashion Terms.  Some of these terms as common place others are obscure.  I hope you enjoy a little jaunt into the world of clothing.  Here are ten terms to know this month. Baseball Cap:  A cap that has a dome shaped top.  It can be a […]

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