Definition of crushed velvet in English:

crushed velvet

Line breaks: crushed vel¦vet

noun

[mass noun]
  • Velvet which has its nap pointing in different directions in irregular patches.
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    • They are available in yellow, white, and multicolored stripes and come in silk, linen, crushed velvet, Egyptian cotton, cotton sateens, and even cashmere.
    • Touchy-feely fabrics such as fur, sheepskin, suede, crushed velvet and silk will dominate, in deep colours reflecting their opulent nature - aubergines, olives, purples and chocolates.
    • Materials like silver kid and alligator with velvet or crushed velvet linings add luxury touches to grown up footwear.

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