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in natural silk

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  • Silk in the Indian subcontinent — Silk in India as elsewhere, is an item of luxury.For more than four thousand years, this cloth produced from the cocoons of caterpillers, has been associated with crowned heads and riches throughout the different ages. As a designer once said… …   Wikipedia

  • Silk Yarns — are composed of a number of silk filaments twisted together, usually 8 to 12 to form a thread. The filaments have a natural coating of gum which gives strength and elasticity, but reduces lustre. The gum must be boiled off if lustre is wanted,… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Silk (disambiguation) — Silk is a natural fibre and a textile woven from it.The word silk is also used as a name for: * Queen s Counsel, an informal name for a barrister in England and Wales and in the Commonwealth * Spider silk, which is made by spiders to create webs… …   Wikipedia

  • Silk Fabrics — The Silk Association of Great Britain and Ireland, Inc., has formulated the following definitions of Silks : (1) Silk means the natural product of the silkworm, whether net, spun, or schappe silk. (2) Woven or knitted textiles and articles made… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Silk (soy milk) — Silk is a brand of soy milk introduced in 1996. It is distributed by White Wave Foods, a subsidiary of Dean Foods, which is the distributor of most cow s milk in the United States. The name Silk is a portmanteau of soy and milk . Silk soy milk… …   Wikipedia

  • Silk Noils — may be divided into two major divisions, i.e., Schappe noils, produced on the Continent, and English noils. The broad difference is that whereas the former are not free from the natural gum of the silkworm, the latter have the gum fully… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Silk — is the most beautiful and the strongest of the natural fibres. It is produced by the silkworms of the moth family Bombycidae, the most prolific of which is the Bombyx mori. The cultivation of the silkworm and the manufacture of silk originated in …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Silk — This article is about a natural fiber and the textile woven from it. For other uses, see Silk (disambiguation). Four of the most important domesticated silk worms, together with their adult moth forms, Meyers Konversations Lexikon (1885 1892)… …   Wikipedia

  • natural fibre — ▪ raw material Introduction  any hairlike raw material directly obtainable from an animal, vegetable, or mineral source and convertible into nonwoven fabrics such as felt or paper or, after spinning into yarns, into woven cloth. A natural fibre… …   Universalium

  • Natural dye — Skeins of wool colored with natural plant dyes. Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources – roots, berries, bark, leaves, and …   Wikipedia

  • Natural fiber — Fibers or fibres (see spelling differences) are a class of hair like materials that are continuous filaments or are in discrete elongated pieces, similar to pieces of thread. They can be spun into filaments, thread, or rope. They can be used as a …   Wikipedia


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