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100% Worsted Wool 60 inches wideWorsted Wools as well as Worsted mixed with Woolens and Silks were popular goods for a variety of uses. Many were manufactured in the East Anglia area of England a main hub of textile manufacture prior to the Industrial Revolution. A variety of weaves and patterns were employed with a host of names such as "serge", "says" "shalloons" to market the subtle variations. When a product grew "stale" it was given a new name to spur the consumer. Our Worsted is lightweight woven twill, suitable for winter shifts and shirts, summer gowns, and petticoats, linings, accessories, waistcoats plain or embroidered as well as children's clothing and household use.
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