Definition of Marquisette

Fibre: Silk, cotton, rayon, synthetics.

Weave: Gauze or lino.

Characteristics: Very lightweight, open, sheer, mesh fabric. Wears very well and launders very well. Comes in white, solid colours and novelty effect. Sometimes with a swivel dot or clip spot (marquisette).

Uses: Window curtains, dressy dress wear, such as bridal parties or after 5 wear.

Return to Index

Now you can download this dictionary for use off-line!

Sunn, Definition of Sunn

End of Definition of Marquisette ... stop reading NOW!