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dupion

(ˈdjuːpɪən; djuˈpiːɒn)
n
(Textiles) a silk fabric made from the threads of double cocoons
[C19: from French doupion, from Italian doppione double]
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com) curtains, from around pounds 195 a square metre, can be made in a customer''s fabric choice or using one of a range of cottons, silk dupions or raw silks in more than 50 colour choices.
House Couturier''s curtains, from around pounds 195 a square metre, can be made in a customer''s fabric choice or using one of a range of cottons, silk dupions or raw silks in more than 50 colour choices.