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| What is matelassé?

The word matelassé is taken from the French noun matelas, meaning cushion or pad. Made on a jacquard or dobby loom, it has a raised pattern that gives bedspreads and other home fabrics a quilted look. Matelassé is heavily used in bedding and home décor.



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