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weaver
Professional weavers took in yarn and thread to weave on their looms at their own homes, charging a set amount per yard.
warp
a series of yarns going lengthwise in a loom and crossed by the woof
woof
the threads that cross the warp in a woven fabric
loom
a frame or machine for weaving threads or yarns to produce cloth
card (verb)
to clean and untangle fibers by combing with a card before spinning
spin
to draw out and twist into yarn or thread <spun the fleece into thread>
treadle
a lever or other device pressed by the foot to operate a machine
linen
smooth strong cloth or yarn made from flax
curling iron
a rod-shaped device that is heated to curl hair with
horsehair
hair of a horse especially from the mane or tail
worsted
a smooth compact yarn from long wool fibers
frock
1 : a long outer garment worn by monks and friars
2 : a woman's or girl's dress
frock coat
a man's long overcoat
waistcoat
vest; garment with no sleeves, worn over a shirt, buttoning up the front and going to the waist in length
breeches
short trousers fitting snugly at or just below the knee
stocking
a close-fitting usually knit covering for the foot and leg
homespun
spun or made at home
cocked hat
a hat with brim turned up to give a 3-cornered appearance
ruffles
strips of fabric gathered or pleated on one edge
mob cap
18th century, indoors and outdoors, lace cap with large ribbon bow