candy-striped


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candy-striped

(esp of clothing fabric) having narrow coloured stripes on a white background
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If American nurses are our "Angels of Mercy"--and they are, believe me; especially military nurses--then our candy-striped teenage hospital volunteers must be the cherubim, God bless 'em.
So if, as a competitor is approaches the last candy-striped fence of the round tonight, you hear a boozy voice crying: "Just pop him over...
Gorgeous golden beets and candy-striped beets (also called Chioggia) have a delicate, less earthy flavor than red beets--and won't stain your hands magenta.
Hundreds of green candy-striped deckchairs fill the Royal Parks and over the past few months top artists, writers and designers including Paul Smith and Yoko Ono have been creating new images to replace them.
Sloggi's pink candy-striped Barbados bikini has adjustable ties for the perfect fit.
Lenari moved to Taffy's, where he still works in his tidy eight-foot-square room, complete with candy-striped barber pole.
It seems the deckchair, the last bastion of seaside eccentricity, is under threat from the image-makers who have decreed that the canvas, candy-striped fold-aways are simply too old-fashioned and should be replaced by the type of sun-loungers commonly found on the European costas.
Peter Kulka's elegantly understated Faculty of Science was the first new building, soon followed by Sauerbruch Hutton's candy-striped Research Institute (AR January 2002) and Gunter Henn's design for the Max Planck Society.
Denman has brought out a candy-striped brush with a ``stick-of-rock'' look.
candy-striped sandshoes leopard-skin raincoat three plastic bags contain her worldly belongings one of them with Union Jack on it - what has that ever done for her?
One More Summer is an instant classic with a balmy infectious sound of a tropical island, letting the sweet and sensual good times roll in candy-striped style.