One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A removable fitted cloth cover for a chair or sofa.North American term slipcover
- ‘If you are determined to choose a light colour then avoid leather and think about loose covers and arm caps which can be washed or dry cleaned and consider buying a spare set of covers.’
- ‘This arm chair is now supplied with a removable and washable loose cover.’
- ‘The book covers the entire spectrum of fabrics, from wools and velvets to suedes and leathers, and also considers the different components of soft furnishings including curtains, cushions, loose covers and bed dressings.’
- ‘Have your soft furnishings such as curtains, loose covers and cushions professionally cleaned.’
- ‘It generally takes a full four days for a student to learn how to make a loose cover with a skirt and box cushion for an armchair.’
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