Puzzle

Color and Motif


© Margo Krager 2011

Across

2 Twill weave used for mattress covers and pillows (7)

4 Fabric of Europe before 1600 (4)

7 Natural indigo dye process uses a ___ bath (4)

8 Floral symbol associated with the Oscar Wilde (9)

10 A black and white yarn dye or print that appears gray (6,4)

11 Color of jeans (6)

14 Two shades of pink (6,5)

16 A pigment from the black-brown fluid of cuttlefish (5)

18 Printed fabric that looks shaded (5)

19 There was a ___ on the printing on all cotton fabrics in England from 1701-1774 (3)

20 The English traded tin, ____, wool and bullion for cottons in India. (4)

21 Natural scarlet dye from the Americas (9)

22 Iconic image of Napoleonic France (3)

23 Common chrome dyes are yellow, _____ and green (6)

24 Manuel wax resist dyeing technique that originated in Southeast Asia. (5)

25 The first to directly import East Indian cottons to Europe (5)

26 Early American Indigo Resists (6,6)


Down

1 Cartoon or painting of a potential fabric design (Fr.) (7)

3 ______ shawls were a fashion item during the Regency (7)

4 Hand spinning of cotton, wool and linen threads is done on a spinning ____ (5)

5 Were combined with scenic toiles in Early American rooms (6)

6 Motifs set in a diagonal line (7)

7 Factory mark (Fr.) (4,2,5)

9 Wooden tool used to print early calicos and chintz (5)

12 First aniline dye (8)

13 Fine wool woven up to 63" wide (10)

15 Was won by von Baeyer for his discovery of synthetic Indigo (5,5)

16 First water powered textile mill in US (6)

17 A loom which allowed elaborate patterns to be woven quickly (8)

22 Filler pattern in Paisley shawls (In.) (4)