cretonne


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cretonne

a. a heavy cotton or linen fabric with a printed design, used for furnishing
b. (as modifier): cretonne chair covers

cretonne

[krə′tän]
(textiles)
A heavy unglazed fabric that is usually printed, and resembles unglazed chintz.
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Then we all set to and covered the green and red and blue upholstered chairs with rose-covered cretonne.
Up would come the rugs to be hung over the washing line and given a severe beating and down would come the curtains including the cretonne one that hung under the sink over the space where all the cleaning stuff was kept.
Contract notice: 780 000 cotton bags with 2 short handles, about 137 g / mA, 100% cotton cretonne, size approx 31 x 35 cm, natural.
This bowl was kept under the sink behind a cretonne curtain that hung on a wire and hid a multitude of sins.
Production and supply 400 000 cotton bags with 2 short handles, about 137 g / mA, 100% cotton cretonne, size approx 31 x 35 cm, yellow cloth stained with 1-sided 7-color direct printing.
As soon as he'd gone to work my mother set to, she got on her hands and knees and rummaged under the cretonne curtain that hung from the sink.
Delivery of 400 000 cotton bags with short handles, approx 137 g / sqm, 100% cotton Cretonne, size approx 31 x 35 cm, yellow colored material, with 1-sided 7-color print areas.
The deep earthenware sink had a curtain of flowered cretonne and a wooden draining board, the space beneath being used to keep a variety of things; Ajax,Brasso,Parazone, washing soda,double bars of Puritan soap,Lifebuoy and Swarfega, lavender scented Mansion polish, a ball of hairy string and a small tin that used to contain White Heather chocolates and toffees full of fascinating odds and ends -buttons and skeins of purple Silko left over from the violets my mother had embroidered on a table cloth.
Delivery of 2 x 400 000 cotton bags with two short handles, approx 137 g / mA, 100% cotton cretonne, size approx 31 35 cm in the following types: a) 400,000 cotton bags nature with 1-sided 6-color direct printing and b ) 400,000 cotton bags with yellow 1-sided 7-color direct printing.