THE ART OF WEAVING
'Jacquard' is a weaving method in which fabric patterns are woven in the cloth weft itself instead of being printed on it.
'From spooling the fibre to final construction, weaving and finishing, this eight-step expertise requires precise technique and an infinite sense of detail to produce the most beautiful creations.
For over 130 years, Le Jacquard Francais have been committed to the artful preservation of the technique of jacquard weaving in France. Invented in the 19th century by Joseph-Marie Jacquard, it automates the weaving of a damask fabric. "Damask" is a fabric whose designs are visible on both the front and the back.
Today, thanks to the 54 Jacquard looms, the House produces a very large number of original patterns, with remarkable precision and finesse.'
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