What is the meaning of the furniture term Needlepoint?

Needlepoint refers to a form of embroidery that uses a small, fine needle and a canvas to create intricate designs and patterns. In the context of furniture, needlepoint typically refers to a type of upholstery fabric that has been created using this embroidery technique. The fabric is often made from natural fibers, such as wool, and features elaborate designs and motifs. Needlepoint upholstery is commonly used to cover seats, cushions, and other decorative elements of furniture. Upholstery covering of woolen threads embroidered upon canvas.
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