Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Textile Industry II


Stuff weaver: weaver of coarse cloth [stuff; worsted]
Sprig maker: weaver of fine lace sprigs [appliques]
Winder: transferred yarn onto bobbins/perns, ready for weaving
Windster: silk weaver
Twister: twisted yarn into thread
Tapiter: weaver of tapestry
Silkman: engaged in manufacture or sale of silk
Wool stapler: dealer in wool
Slubber: prepared cotton for spinning
Wool comber:  combed, separated fiber for spinning

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