It is plain on the back, thick and soft on the front, and its texture has led to the word's use as an adjective to describe something soft and smooth, like a dog's velvet ear. Even a rich, smooth singing voice can be described as velvet. The Latin root, villus, simply means "shaggy cloth" or "tuft of hair." 🤷🏻♀️
96/4 polyester spandex. Bolt width is 58/60.
This product is sold by the yard.