vigoureux-printing

vigoureux printing

noun
a printing method in which worsted fibers are printed with the desired color while in sliver form and then processed into yarn, producing a mixed color in the spun yarn and woven fabric.

Origin:
named after Vigoureux, 19th-century French inventor

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