Origin of textile
Examples from the Web for textiles
West told the paper he was in Italy to look at textiles and designs for the fashion label for which Kardashian is his muse.Renaissance Wedding Bells for Kim Kardashian and Kanye West?|Barbie Latza Nadeau|May 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I wonder if textiles have an easier time crossing cultures than pictures and sculptures do.
Her giant hangings and textiles are fabulous things, but I'm particularly fond of her "Minimes", such as the two shown here.
As it has come down to us “on the borders of pottery and textiles, the meander resembles a maze or labyrinth.”
Instead, Washington places tariffs on Pakistani textiles that are three times the rate applied to most countries.
Not only must color in itself be studied, but quality of color in textiles as well.
Velvet has always and justly been regarded as the most beautiful of textiles.
Mrs. Osborne has dealt with the netting, textiles, and cordage, and the distribution of their techniques outside Baja California.A Burial Cave in Baja California|William C. Massey
It had been used for a long time previous on textiles, chiefly cotton.Principles and Practice of Fur Dressing and Fur Dyeing|William E. Austin
Envy ran roughshod when they later displayed the textiles and utensils they purchased with their wages.Black Man's Burden|Dallas McCord Reynolds
British Dictionary definitions for textiles
Word Origin for textile
Word Origin and History for textiles
1620s, from Latin textilis "woven, fabric, cloth," noun use of textilis "woven," from texere "to weave," from PIE root *tek- "to make" (see texture).