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What is this type of texture on a fabric called? I've seen knit fabrics with these tiny specks with a contrasting colour.
Dec 27, 2018 at 19:53
You can often see a similar, but unintended effect on knitwear called
pilling. This is a defect of the fabric caused by washing and wear. Small, loose fibres on the surface become felted in these small pills.
Dec 28, 2018 at 13:22
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