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Definition of Bolivia


US English version

Fibre: Wool. Sometimes contains alpaca or mohair.

Weave: Twill- usually 3 up and 3 down. A pile weave (cut) with a diagonal pattern.

Characteristics: Pile face which varies in depth. Soft and has a velvety feel. Usually piece dyed. Usually has lines or ridges in the warp or in a diagonal direction on one side. Comes in light, medium and heavy weights.

Uses: Cloaking and coatings and some suits.



Derivation:

Definition of Bolivia


UK English version

Fiber: Wool. Sometimes contains alpaca or mohair.

Weave: Twill- usually 3 up and 3 down. A pile weave (cut) with a diagonal pattern.

Characteristics: Pile face which varies in depth. Soft and has a velvety feel. Usually piece dyed. Usually has lines or ridges in the warp or in a diagonal direction on one side. Comes in light, medium and heavy weights.

Uses: Cloaking and coatings and some suits.



Derivation:



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