guipure


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guipure

1. any of many types of heavy lace that have their pattern connected by brides, rather than supported on a net mesh
2. a heavy corded trimming; gimp

guipure

[gē′pyu̇r]
(textiles)
A machine-made lace with a heavy gimp motif connected by bars and without mesh grounds.
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Burke also sends newcomer Guipure for the British Stallion Studs EBF Maiden Fillies' Stakes.
The pale pink guipure number by Self-Portrait ([euro]485 at Brown Thomas) features the brand's signature laser cut details as well as a black grosgrain band at the waist and sleek white collar.
Last year it was Self Portrait's PS260 Azaelea guipure lace midi, seen on models Miranda Kerr, and Daisy Lowe and actresses Maisie Williams and Bella Thorne, to name but a few.
The fabrics chosen for this season's collection include velvet, tulle as light as a feather, glamorous organza and intricate guipure lace.
Dresses in the ready-to-wear collection, she adds, are elegant to the limit of being luxurious yet comfortable with fabrics such as guipure lace, to blend dark colours with lacquer floral embellishment.
The Lamur guipure lace and jacquard midi dress featured a black guipure lace bodice and an A-line skirt.
The bride wore what she called her dream wedding gown, classic and timeless a la Grace Kelly in lace -- French chantilly, guipure, and corded -- embroidered with French sequins, Swarovski crystals, and flowers in tulle organza, by Dubai-based international Filipino designer Ezra Santos, while her groom wore an equally classic black-and-white number by Paul Cabral.
For dresses, the dominant material was tulle with heavy embroidery, and for jumpsuits, it was all about the details in the French Guipure with a touch of satin.
Three-quarter sleeve rounded shoulder dress with radial stitch guipure lace, featuring silk gazar inner construction.
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