crewel

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crewel

a loosely twisted worsted yarn, used in fancy work and embroidery
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To create a casual Caribbean balance, Dean and Dufalla added hand-blocked linen fabrics, crewel embroidery, a coastal color scheme and an open floor plan that flows effortlessly, perfect for large family gatherings and parties.
Handwork, embroideries and crewels are having a big comeback," said Stevens.
The line currently consists of tapestries, flat wovens, velvets, damasks, brocades, matelasses, silks and crewels, with rices ranging from $6.