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IF Comp ’13 – Alex Warren’s Moquette!

November 8, 2013

I’ve already forgotten what “moquette” means.  Some kind of archaic bicycle?

Moquette derived from the French word for carpet – is a type of woven pile fabric in which cut or uncut threads form a short dense cut or loop pile. As well as giving it a distinctive velvet like feel, the pile construction is particularly durable, and ideally suited to applications such as public transport.

That makes a lot of sense, actually!

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