A term applied to cut pile cloths in general. Velour is soft, luxurious and widely used.
A term for various fabrics with a velvety or napped surface and a thicker pile than velvet. Used for upholstery, curtains and clothing. The word comes from the French word for "velvet."
a knit or woven fabric with a soft , short thick nap made by brushing and shearing. Knit velours are used in women's tops and sportswear. Wovens are usually heavier in weight and used for coats, jackets, drapery.
Used to add interest on shirts or coats, it is a smooth ruffled fabric piece of several fabrics and materials.