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jacquard

[′ja‚kärd]
(textiles)
A loom or knitting machine for weaving figured fabrics and whose apparatus is controlled by punched cards.
A fabric of jacquard weave.
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The acceptance test included a 14-day availability test during which a select group of NERSC users were given full access to the Jacquard cluster to thoroughly test the entire system in production operation.
Our oversized jacquard towels are outstanding gift items.
Some of our customers had mentioned the idea of adding a wider variety of patterns and colors to our collection, and the jacquard style seemed like a good fit for the natural look that our customers prefer.
Prada embraced the geometric jacquard and allowed it to dominate their collection, igniting everything from suits to blouses and even accessories, varying in colour to create a magical mosaic collection.
A combination of raw materials, new technology, and light to soften the texture and functional diversification of the spring and summer seasons make for a fascinating new material called "two-sided gold jacquard fabric".
Our offering includes decorative jacquards, tapestries, plains, stripes, fire retardant, Crypton, Millennium, vinyl and vertical textiles.
But manufacturers found a way to enliven this business as well, through bright colors (what Baltic's Lipton referred to as the "back-to-school" palette), more intricate dobby details, jacquard borders, waffle weaves (from Christy) and licensed names, such as Amy Butler for Welspun and Candice Olson for Venus.
3 inspired by the Lenox dinnerware pattern, the new Opal innocence by Lenox collection from Bardwil Linens offers a woven striped jacquard damask in a platinum colorway, and includes tablecloths, placemats, napkins and runners.
6 CD boxes lined in silk jacquard, pounds 58 each, Shanghai Tang.
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Both Hamilton and Hamburger noted renewed interest in jacquard towels after a long, solid color stretch.
Ashley Mcbride's Katherine ensemble is a nine-piece luxury jacquard comforter set that includes four pillow shams, a bed skirt and three decorative pillows.