Examples of rayon in a Sentence
The shirt is made of rayon.
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Fighting Eel’s staple pieces are beachy chic, yet utterly stylish, made in Hawaii of modal jersey and ribbed rayon by a staff of fewer than 10 employees.
For instance, some items in the Time and Tru line have lyocell (related to rayon) to give it a softer feel, even though that costs more than cotton.
And sometimes, as with a sporty sunshine yellow stretch rayon jersey turned into an evening gown, with cuts here and there and one extra-long third sleeve dangling from the edge of a shoulder blade like an elegant wind sock, it just, well, works.
Some Michigan trees that are harvested get turned into pulp, which is used to make such fabrics as rayon and the trendy Tencel.
Land of Distraction rayon-spandex blend striped pants, $325; oversize cotton snap hoodie, $375; and high-waist corduroy flares, $350; at landofdistraction.com.
What filled three upper floors at the old location: cottons, rayons, linens, synthetics and furnishing fabrics; notions, ribbons, buttons and trims; and remnants and structural fabrics, is now edited down and consolidated on the second floor.
The standard commercial fabric is a fire-retardant mixture of rayon and acetate and has a 10-year warranty, Goldstein said.
The plantation was sold to Formosa Chemicals and Fiber Corp. in 1990, which wanted to build a rayon plant there.
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: a smooth fiber that is used in making clothing
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