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Appliqué is ornamental needlework in which pieces of fabric in different shapes and patterns are sewn or stuck onto a larger piece to form a picture or pattern.
The Aran jumper (Irish: Geansaí Árann) is a style of jumperCollins English Dictionary, Standard (1979) that takes its name from the Aran Islands off the west coast of Ireland.
Aran knitting patterns are heavily textured knitting patterns which are named after the Aran Islands, which are located off the west coast of Ireland from County Galway and County Clare.
Basic knitted fabrics are so fundamental that some types have been adopted as part of the language of knitting, similar to techniques such as yarn over or decrease.
In knitting, a basketweave pattern is characterized by intersecting ribs and welts.
Beaded knitting is a type of knitting in which the stitches are decorated with ceramic or glass beads.
Bias knitting is a method by which the grain of a knitted fabric is skewed from the vertical, by decreasing on one side and increasing on the other.
In knitting, binding off, or casting off, is a family of techniques for ending a column (a wale) of stitches.
In knitting, a bobble is a localized set of stitches forming a raised bump.
Cable knitting is a style of knitting in which textures of crossing layers are achieved by permuting stitches.
In knitting, casting on is a family of techniques for adding new stitches that do not depend on earlier stitches, i.e., stitches having an independent lower edge.
Celtic knots, called Icovellavna, (snaidhm Cheilteach, cwlwm Celtaidd) are a variety of knots and stylized graphical representations of knots used for decoration, used extensively in the Celtic style of Insular art.
Gabrielle Bonheur "Coco" Chanel (19 August 1883 – 10 January 1971) was a French fashion designer and a business woman.
Cubism is an early-20th-century art movement which brought European painting and sculpture historically forward toward 20th century Modern art.
A decrease in knitting is a reduction in the number of stitches, usually accomplished by suspending the stitch to be decreased from another existing stitch or by knitting it together with another stitch.
Diane von Fürstenberg, formerly Princess Diane of Fürstenberg (Diane Prinzessin zu Fürstenberg; born Diane Simone Michelle Halfin; December 31, 1946) is a Belgian-American fashion designer best known for her wrap dress.
Double knitting is a form of hand knitting in which two fabrics are knitted simultaneously on one pair of needles.
Drop-stitch knitting is a knitting technique for producing open, vertical stripes in a garment.
Elle is a worldwide lifestyle magazine of French origin that focuses on fashion, beauty, health, and entertainment.
In knitting, an elongated stitch is a stitch that is longer than others.
Embroidery is the craft of decorating fabric or other materials using a needle to apply thread or yarn.
Entrelac is a knitting technique used to create a textured diamond pattern.
Fair Isle (/fɛəraɪ̯l/) is a traditional knitting technique used to create patterns with multiple colours.
Flat knitting is a method for producing knitted fabrics in which the work is turned periodically, i.e., the fabric is worked with alternating sides facing the knitter.
In knitting, the word gauge is used both in hand knitting and machine knitting; the latter, technical abbreviation GG, refers to "Knitting Machines" fineness size.
In knitting, grafting is the joining of two knitted fabrics using yarn and a needle in one of three types of seams.
For woven textiles, grain refers to the orientation of the weft and warp threads.
Haute couture (French for "high sewing" or "high dressmaking" or "high fashion") is the creation of exclusive custom-fitted clothing.
Illusion knitting or shadow knitting is a form of textile art, in which the knitting is viewed as simply narrow stripes from one angle, and as an image when viewed from another angle.
In knitting, an increase is the creation of one or more new stitches, which may be done by various methods that create distinctive effects in the fabric.
Intarsia is a knitting technique used to create patterns with multiple colours.
Irakli Nasidze (ირაკლი ნასიძე; born 1973, Tbilisi) is a Georgian artist.
Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell (June 21, 1921 – February 28, 2011) was an American film actress and one of Hollywood's leading sex symbols in the 1940s and 1950s.
Jean Patou (19 August 1880 - 8 March 1936) was a French fashion designer and founder of the Jean Patou brand.
The Kennedy family is an American political family that has long been prominent in American politics, public service, and business.
Knitting is a method by which yarn is manipulated to create a textile or fabric for use in many types of garments.
A knitting machine is a device used to create knitted fabrics in a semi or fully automated fashion.
Lace is a delicate fabric made of yarn or thread in an open weblike pattern, made by machine or by hand.
Lace knitting is a style of knitting characterized by stable "holes" in the fabric arranged with consideration of aesthetic value.
Lana Turner (born Julia Jean Turner; February 8, 1921June 29, 1995) was an American actress who worked in film, television, theater, and radio.
Lingerie is a category of women's clothing including at least undergarments, sleepwear and lightweight robes.
In loop knitting, long, dangling loops are introduced into the middle of a knitted fabric or along an edge (fringe border).
Missoni is a high-end Italian fashion house based in Varese, and known for its colorful knitwear designs.
A nap is a short period of sleep, typically taken during daytime hours as an adjunct to the usual nocturnal sleep period.
Nonwoven fabric is a fabric-like material made from staple fiber (short) and long fibers (continuous long), bonded together by chemical, mechanical, heat or solvent treatment.
In knitting, picking up stitches means adding stitches to the knitting needle that were previously bound off or belong to the selvage.
In digital imaging, a pixel, pel, dots, or picture element is a physical point in a raster image, or the smallest addressable element in an all points addressable display device; so it is the smallest controllable element of a picture represented on the screen.
Ralph Lauren (born Ralph Lifshitz; October 14, 1939) is an American fashion designer, philanthropist, and business executive, best known for the Ralph Lauren Corporation, a global multibillion-dollar enterprise.
In knitting, ribbing is a pattern in which vertical stripes of stockinette stitch alternate with vertical stripes of reverse stockinette stitch.
Romeo Gigli (born 1949) is an Italian fashion designer who was described in the late 1980s as singlehandedly changing the course of fashion by the Los Angeles Times.
The selvage of a knitted fabric consists of the stitch(es) that end each row ("course") of knitting.
In knitting, a short row is a row that is not fully knitted; the work is turned before reaching the end of the row.
Slip-stitch knitting is a family of knitting techniques that use slip stitches to make multiple fabrics simultaneously, to make extra-long stitches, and/or to carry over colors from an earlier row.
Sonia Rykiel (25 May 1930 – 25 August 2016) was a French fashion designer and writer.
Spandex, Lycra or elastane is a synthetic fiber known for its exceptional elasticity.
Sportswear is an American fashion term originally used to describe separates, but which, since the 1930s, has come to be applied to day and evening fashions of varying degrees of formality that demonstrate a specific relaxed approach to their design, while remaining appropriate for a wide range of social occasions.
Stitch holders are tools that are used by knitters to hold open stitches when not being used by the needles.
Symmetry (from Greek συμμετρία symmetria "agreement in dimensions, due proportion, arrangement") in everyday language refers to a sense of harmonious and beautiful proportion and balance.
A T-shirt (or t shirt, or tee) is a style of unisex fabric shirt named after the T shape of its body and sleeves.
A textile is a flexible material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres (yarn or thread).
In mathematics, topology (from the Greek τόπος, place, and λόγος, study) is concerned with the properties of space that are preserved under continuous deformations, such as stretching, crumpling and bending, but not tearing or gluing.
Tufting is a type of textile weaving in which a thread is inserted on a primary base.
Warp and weft are terms for the two basic components used in weaving to turn thread or yarn into fabric.
Warp knitting is a family of knitting methods in which the yarn zigzags along the length of the fabric; i.e., following adjacent columns, or wales, of knitting, rather than a single row, or course.
Weaving is a method of textile production in which two distinct sets of yarns or threads are interlaced at right angles to form a fabric or cloth.
In knitting, weaving is a family of techniques used for several purposes in knitting.
In knitting, welting is the horizontal analog of ribbing; that is, one or more horizontal rows of knit stitches alternating with one or more rows of purl stitches.
Woven fabric is any textile formed by weaving.