Definitions for "Antiqued"
Used to describe the black tarnishing on silver beads. The oxidisation is achieved by dipping the component in a sulphurous solution, then polishing leaving the voids black. Proprietory 'antiquing solutions' are available, or you can make your own from Liver of Sulphur.
Fabric that has been treated in one of the above processes (Pigment/Stones/Enzymes). Old looking, aged and well worn in.
A style of light blue denim with the character of jeans worn and washed for years, but which retains a new feel.
Leather that is dyed with one color over another (usually darker over lighter) so as to create rich highlights and an artificial aged appearance. Also called distressed leather.
The Light application of one color over another (usually a darker color over a lighter one), to create highlights.