This section is from the "A Complete Dictionary of Dry Goods" book, by George S. Cole. Also available from Amazon: A complete dictionary of dry goods and history of silk, cotton, linen, wool and other fibrous substances,: Including a full explanation of the modern processes ... together with various useful tables.
Cravenette (Crav-En-Et'). A system of water-proofing woolen fabrics. It is applied to a large variety of materials, which are used in the manufacture of mackintoshes, etc., for ladies.