It is used to refer to a piece of fabric or an embellishment made from a different fabric than the main fabric. Contrast fabric is used in certain pattern pieces such as facings and linings to produce design details. It is also used as an embellishment, or appliqué.
Hit the city streets in adventurous looks with utilitarian details like cargo pockets and belts.
Twists on feminine classics, like a bold patterned shift dress and pants with a racing stripe.
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Short jackets like this zebra print bomber by Anniemollison are a must for spring.
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