Purple pleated skirts turned sporty thanks to flap pockets; jacquard prints enlivened wide-leg trousers.
Jacques de Vaucanson, who died when jacquard was thirty years old, was one of the most celebrated mechanicians of France.
Instead of diminishing employment, the jacquard loom increased it at least tenfold.
Opposite the entrance there is a large painting by jacquard, representing the death of the duke.
American manufacturers are using the jacquard loom, a Lyonnais invention.
jacquard was urged by some English silk manufacturers to pass over into England and settle there.
There isnt a power reeler or loom in the town, nor yet a loom of the jacquard type.
In the old part of the city is the statue of jacquard, the inventor of the silk loom.
So pleased was he that he at once sent for jacquard to come to Paris.
France has a right to exemplify the jacquard in its fulness, for it is hers.
1841, from Joseph Marie Jacquard (1752-1834) of Lyons, inventor of new weaving technology c.1800.