Quilting

From CAMEO
Jump to: navigation, search
50.505-SC2679.jpg

Description

A material consisting of two or more layers that has been stitched together. Quilting a generally have a batting layer (wool, cotton, down, feather) between the surface layers. The connective stitching is often done in decorative patterns.

Synonyms and Related Terms

quilt

Additional Images


Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Random House, Webster's Encyclopedic Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language, Grammercy Book, New York, 1997
  • Fairchild's Dictionary of Textiles, Phyllis G.Tortora, Robert S. Merkel (eds.), Fairchild Publications, New York City, 7th edition, 1996
  • The American Heritage Dictionary or Encarta, via Microsoft Bookshelf 98, Microsoft Corp., 1998

Retrieved from "http://cameo.mfa.org/index.php?title=Quilting&oldid=54731"