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.
Tabaret (Tab'-A-Ret). A medium heavy silk fabric used for upholstery, distinguished by alternate stripes of watered and satin surface, generally in different colors. It resembles tabbinet, except that it is superior to it.