• Glossary (Not strictly a British term, but in the interests of clarity it’s being included here.) A kind of hand-made knotted lace, used particularly for edging or trimming (NSOED) – the kind of lace on Ron’s first set of dress robes might have been tatting, for instance. Read More
• Businesses, merchants, and shops An upscale clothing shop located in Diagon Alley. After encountering Harry, Ron, and ‘mudblood’ Hermione in Madam Malkin’s, Narcissa and Draco Malfoy took their business to Twilfitt and Tattings instead (HBP6, Pm). Read More
• Glossary A woven fabric, sometimes used in making clothing, with a surface of diagonal parallel ridges, produced by passing the weft threads over one and under two or more threads of the warp (instead of over and under in regular succession, which is how a lot of fabric is woven). (The… Read More