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Glossary for Silk Textiles

Want to learn more about silk? Check out our extensive glossary for definitions of common terms used in silk.

We’ve covered everything from the different types of silk and weaving types, to the methods of digital silk printing and screen printing. Switch the tabs below to browse your chosen category.

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