Everlasting. A variety of very durable white cotton edging, distinguished by being made in rows of continuous holes surrounded and separated by a light, flat braid or cord. Its width is indicated by the number of rows of holes, from one-hole narrow, to 8-hole wide.

Everlasting. A strong mohair or worsted cloth used for the tops of boots and shoes. Better known under the terms lasting and prunella (which see).