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, thin fabric of crinkled texture, woven originally in silk but now available in all major fibers. There are two kinds of crepe. The hard-finished, typically dyed black and used for mourning (which tends to retain the old spelling crape
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a. a light cotton, silk, or other fabric with a fine ridged or crinkled surface
b. (as modifier): a crepe dress
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Floral jackets, dresses and tops combine with matching co-ordinates in cotton crepe, crepe de chine and georgettes.
The bride who was given away by her brother Kenneth Jenkins of Birmingham was attired in a white lace dress over crepe de chine with veil and a head-dress of orange blossoms.
Johnson said crushed voiles and crushed crepe de chine are also strong, in a wide range of colors from palest pastels to deep, dark tones.
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The tops are made of Silk Crepe De Chine, Silk-Cotton Jersey knits and Cotton-Spandex woven blends.
Victoria was spotted in the EUR590 crepe de chine cat print shift dress months ago and since then Katy Perry has snapped one up, too.
Pale blue babydoll organza dress with daisy applique, pounds 180 Cream batwing crepe de chine maxi dress with exaggerated split, pounds 150 COVER PICTURE: 1940s style V-neck mink dress in two tone crepe de chine, pounds 130 Flesh coloured tailored pencil dress with sequin trim price pounds 140; hat, pounds 300, by rosieolivia.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a sleeveless candlelight crepe de chine sheath gown with a sweep train.
It can be layered with Parfait, a crepe de chine introduced last market.
The late-day and evening clothes are spirited and glamorous with the unexpected mix of traditionally inspired pieces, paired with lace, silk crepe de chine or jersey giving a highly individual and sure sense of style.
Victoria was spotted in the pounds 495 crepe de chine cat print shift dress months ago and since then Katy Perry has snapped one up, too.
And having visited her Liverpool showroom she promptly took away a dusky pink crepe de Chine jumpsuit - which Caroline had made for herself to wear for the races.