Most of their cotton knit nightshirts are solid-color pullover styles, while nightshirts made from fabrics like cotton, broadcloth or seersucker feature two or three button placket fronts in a wide range of plaids, stripes, and colors.
The weaving establishments (mainly broadcloth) of Leiden at the close of the 15th century were very important, and after the expulsion of the Spaniards Leiden cloth, Leiden baize and Leiden camlet were familiar terms. These industries afterwards declined, and in the beginning of the 19th century the baize manufacture was altogether given up. Linen and woollen manufactures are now the most important industries, while there is a considerable transit trade in butter and cheese.
From Mongolia come leather, saddlery, sheep and horses, with coral, amber and small diamonds from European sources; from Kham perfumes, fruits, furs and inlaid metal saddlery; from Sikkim and Bhutan rice, musk, sugar-balls and tobacco; from Nepal broadcloth, indigo, brasswork, coral, pearls, sugar, spices, drugs and Indian manufactures; from Ladak saffron, dried fruits and articles from India.
The manufacture of broadcloth, once of great importance, is almost extinct.
Trade in woolen broadcloth peaked in the reign of Mary I with 150,000 exported via London.
Front is decorated with beadwork applique worked on black wool broadcloth (mostly disintegrated) and backed with tanned smoked skin.
broadcloth frock coat and waistcoat, with light-coloured trousers, and immaculate collar and cuffs.
London exported more wool broadcloth than Exeter, Southampton, Hull and Bristol added together.
The manufacture of broadcloth was formerly carried on, but is now entirely decayed.
The man was wearing a bluish coat of broadcloth, he had no knapsack or cap, his head was bandaged, and over his shoulder a French munition pouch was slung.
Cotton poplin and cotton broadcloth are common weaves for short sleeve dress shirts.
Shop PerryEllis.com for men's dress shirts in sateen, cotton or stretch broadcloth.
Poplin, Oxford, Twill and Broadcloth are recommended.
Stays Cool Tailored Fit Broadcloth Buttondown Collar Dress Shirt is an option for men who want a slim fitting shirt.
A shirt perfect for spring or summer in bright green, blue or orange, it's made of 2-ply broadcloth and features contrast thread in the buttons and buttonholes for added interest.
For a really bold style, this broadcloth shirt in intense colored stripes makes a statement.
When shopping for this glorious gown, shoppers may choose between classic batiste, broadcloth or organza fabrics.
JC Penney has a wide selection of cotton styles that may be of interest, including The Stafford Solid Broadcloth Long-Sleeve/Leg Pajamas.
The Wrinkle-Resistant Broadcloth Nightshirt is a pullover-style nightshirt that features a chest pocket, a four-button front placket, long sleeves, and a V-neck.
The wrinkle-resisting properties of the broadcloth make it an easy wear, easy to care for garment.
Dark blue forage hat (kepi) - The forage cap worn by most Union soldiers was made from wool broadcloth.
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