Lighting & Design Glossary - J


Refers to a highly decorative, elaborately woven pattern found in certain fabrics, produced on a jacquard loom. Patterns range from floral to geometric and can be seen on everything from pillows to neckties.


A trade and/or craftsperson who has completed an apprenticeship but has not yet reached master status. From the French "journee," or a period of one day, referring to the traditional right to charge a fee for each day's work.