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i. Specially shaped pieces of sheet metal attached to the leading edge of the wings to increase camber and to improve slow-speed handling characteristics.
ii. A thin, sheet metal, airfoil-shaped covering over the shank of a propeller blade, which forces air through the cowling of an air-cooled engine.
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Double cuffs for business, single for the weekends are the basic rule of thumb."
Choose form five classic options button cuff with button down collar, in white, pink or Bengal stripe, or the more formal double cuff with soct collar in white or blue.
Refined over 30 years of sailing, the Marinepool 'Hobart' offshore sailing jacket is breathable and waterproof and features abrasion resistant and pre-shaped sleeves, protective face guard, chest pocket with welded, waterproof zipper, 3M reflective patches and printing, neon hood, double cuff system with laminated inner PU cuffs and a fleece-lined collar.
Jack wears linen jacket pounds 120, double cuff shirt pounds 40, vintage jeans pounds 40, white leather shoes pounds 40 currently reduced from pounds 75 all at Estilo.' Models are Sophie Barber, aged 19, from Tamworth and Jack Hopkins, aged 18, from Great Barr.
As a tribute to the late comedian Peter Sellars, the 'Sellars Stripe' appears on a slim fit double cuff shirt and can also be found undercover on the traditional boxer shorts.
When it comes to cuffs, there's nothing like a double cuff to finish a good shirt off properly.
MAIN PICTURE: Navy pinstripe double-breasted jacket pounds 139, matching wide leg trousers pounds 89, white cotton wrap shirt pounds 59 - all from Country Casuals TOP LEFT: Pinstripe suit jacket pounds 54.99, trousers pounds 29.99, black/pink camisole pounds 12.99, stilettos pounds 44.99, earrings pounds 2.99 - all from River Island CENTRE LEFT: Ruby cotton check shirt pounds 55, navy/red wool pinstripe trousers pounds 99, navy leather bag pounds 199 - all from Austin Reed CENTRE BOTTOM: Navy/white wool pinstripe jacket pounds 229, trousers pounds 99, lilac/sky cotton gingham double cuff shirt pounds 39.95, lilac/blue stripe woven silk tie pounds 29.95, lilac multi-coloured cotton stripe socks pounds 8.95, round purple enamel cufflinks pounds 45 - all from Austin Reed
Above left - Black wool and cashmere skirt (from pounds 120), double cuff white cotton shirt (from pounds 60), thick black leather belt (pounds 40) Right - Pink suede skirt (pounds 295) and matching cashmere top (pounds 170) Top - Funnel neck short jacket (from pounds 295), wide leg trousers (from pounds 125) Above - Silk capri pants (pounds 125), suede shirt (pounds 325) and merino sweater (from pounds 195)
Right - summer beige suit in wool and cashmere, pounds 525, gingham shirt with double cuff in cotton, pounds 54.95 and lion rampant silk tie, pounds 52.95.