Lacework


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Lacework

Architectural patterns or decorations resembling lace.

lacework

Architectural decorations resembling lace. Also see cast-iron lacework and jigsaw work.
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But like everything else, lacework can reinvent itself and what looked cute on a baby can be tantalisingly sexy on an adult.
While the maps of California's lacework of faults are extensive, they don't include quake generators called blind-thrust faults, like the Oakridge blind thrust that caused the Northridge Earthquake in 1994.
Through the 1960s, improving towns in rural Australia swept away the lacework of 19th-century iron verandahs along their main streets to make them cleanly and clearly modern; the really unfortunate, like Wagga Wagga, finally managed to get rid of the old nasties just as the 'H word' struck, the passion for heritage was invented, and antique ironwork came back into mode.
The lacework pattern of snow on the wrought-iron railing, and I remember my girl in the dusk of Christmas Eve walking across the worn red carpet to stand there at the window, watching the lights of the Big Town coming on in the purple-gray.
Colorful Oriental threads of the North African Moors and the delicate, decorative Gothic lacework of France add to the visual feast.
A set of drinking glasses are colored in soft pastels and accented with two inches of gold lacework at the top, but are otherwise unadorned.
Designed in line with the latest fashion trends, the collection introduces lacework prints for children (pictured above), miniature checks and diamonds, as well as nautical stripes.
Its eastern border is a lacework of islands just off Turkey's coast that cannot be patrolled adequately.
Reworking this season's hottest runway trend, delicate lacework details are reinterpreted in a floral pendant, earring and charm crafted in 14K gold with micro-set cubic zirconia stones in the luxurious lace botanique series.
Saab succeeds in pairing bold and graphic prints with feminine lacework, casting a dreamy dimension on his frocks.
There is beauty in the delicate lacework of fungal hyphae invading a blood vessel, the structure of the normal cerebellum, and the desperate drive of metastasizing cancer cells.
Unusual amount of Victorian lacework there from Nicky Morgan" the Daily Mail could have written, "The copious amounts of black eyeliner and the 'My Chemical Romance' rucksack she was sporting showed an unusual empathy with Emo teens in the schools she'll be responsible for".