Moiré

Moiré is a water- or wave-shaped motif that emerged from a fabric finishing process that was invented in the 17th century, in which two layers of silk are fed through steam rollers, as heat and pressure leave an undulating watermarked appearance due to the imperfect spacing of threads. Moirés can also be found in cotton and synthetic fabrics, as well as simulations in printed fabrics and wallcoverings.

Moiré
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