Additional writing has appeared in nylon, New York, and Vice.
Other techniques included laser-cut laces, braiding, and high-gloss liquid fabrics made from silk and nylon.
The mother unties the palm staves from the mattress, then takes the nylon ropes and ties the mattress to the boat.
1938, coined, according to DuPont, from random generic syllable nyl- + -on, common ending in fiber names (cf. rayon), said to be ultimately from cotton. Use (in plural) for "nylon stockings" is from 1940.