Dictionary

Ago

pothook steel pointed

Aguglia

Punta accuminata, ago, (grosso ago per cucire le vele).

Appretto

Arabesque

A decoration of stylised geometric and floral elements, a typical decoration of the Islamic art.

Batik

A technique to colour fabrics by covering with a wax layer the side of fabric that one want to be rough.

Batiste

A thin framework used for handkerchiefs and shirts. The term comes from Batiste who was the first manufacturer of this type of fabric.

Weave

The weave of welf and warp