Baiadera

Baiadera. Printed fabric with parallel and contrasting multicolored bands. Originally it was only in silk, then in other yarns.

Baiadera. A printed fabric with multi-color parallel and contrasting stripes. It was first manufactured only in silk, then later with other yarns such as cotton and rayon.

It is also the name of the traditional costume of an Indian temple dancer, which goes from the hips to the ground with large skirts open in front and wide draping trousers tied around the ankles.

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Alcantara

lcantara. It is a Spanish city on the Tagus river near the Portuguese border. It is also a brand of synthetic fabric manufactured in the early 1970s.

Alcantara. It is a Spanish city on the Tagus river near the Portuguese border. It is also a brand of synthetic fabric manufactured in the early 1970s as the result of a collaboration between the Italian firm Anic and the Japanese firm Toray. The fabric is very fine and expensive, it has the consistency of velvet or suede, and is treated like leather. Additionally it is very resistant, it doesn’t crease, can be printed and embroidered and is available in an endless range of colors. Water-resistant, it is ideal for fur-lined cloaks.

Alcantara
A dress in alcantara fabric.

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Aertex

Aertex. Cellular cotton fabric originally invented by Lewis Haslam in England, mill owner and politician. He was inspired by a remark by his elderly aunt.

Aertex. Cellular cotton fabric originally invented by Lewis Haslam a mill owner and politician. It was created in Lancashire, England. He was inspired by a remark by his elderly.aunt, developed the idea for using holes to create a light, warm and breathable fabric, aided by two doctor colleagues. Furthermore n 1888 the three men.founded “The Cellular Clothing Company” to manufacture and distribute garments made from the new fabric. Their idea anticipated the introduction of thermal cotton knitwear, and in the 20th century Aertex jackets and T-shirts became increasingly popular for school, sports and leisure.

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