Definition of Net

Fibre: Silk, rayon, cotton, synthetics, particularly nylon.

Weave: Knotted, made on a lace machine or gauze or leno weaves.

Characteristics: A mesh fabric made in a variety of geometric-shaped meshes of different sizes and weights. It is very open and light.

Uses: It forms the foundation for a great variety of laces, curtains, millinery, fancy pillows, trims, evening and bridal wear. In cotton, some is used for mosquito netting and screening.

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