mink coat


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mink coat

highly prized fur apparel; traditionally associated with wealthy ladies. [Western Culture: Misc.]
See: Luxury
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Lately I am inclined to treat my mink coat as a pet, this urge triggered by my memory of a family Christmas moment.
These companies deal in a broad span of tree and forest tools ranging from simple $30 dibbles (strong steel bars for hand-whumping tree-planting holes into difficult soil) to a battery-powered Belfort Pyranograph (a device for measuring variations in solar radiation--cheaper than a mink coat but not much).
It became an office joke that I wanted AP to buy me a mink coat," she related.
Other novels by Norris include The Heart of Rachel (1916), The Barberry Bush (1928), The Venables (1941), Mink Coat (1946), High Holiday (1949), Shadow Marriage (1952), Dear Miss Harriet (1955), and Family Gathering (1959).
A dark mink coat which sold for $13,000 at Schumacher Fur Co.
With every mink coat purchased in 1990, customers will not only be receiving a monogrammed lining, but also a little, tastefully bound, leather book entitled It's No Skin Off Your Back
LIBERTY, Texas -- A worker at a Houston-area fast-food restaurant has received a $10,000 mink coat from a customer who literally offered the fancy fur right off her back.
Then, turning to his wife, he continued: "Pat doesn't have a mink coat.
In 2008, a Columbia student named Masha Markova, who met the actress at a private birthday party at 1OAK, also accused Lohan of stealing her blond mink coat worth $11,000.
In the same year, a mink coat from the former Edelson Furs shop, in Newcastle, was also slashed in price from pounds 2,295 to pounds 795.
IT'S A WRAP: This mink coat, left, was a cool pounds 4,000 in 1982 GOWN: The taffeta creation, below, was pounds 139.
The four-year-old vehicle, registration 888 DAX, also contained items worth up to pounds 4,500, including a riding hat and boots, a full length mink coat, a Mulberry handbag, a Louis Vuitton purse and a pair of Christian Dior sunglasses.