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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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.
Entao, os brancos despencavam das abobodas como uma garoa de frouxeis, uma suave queda de largos flocos de neve: cobertores e acolchoados leitosos caiam como pendoes de igreja; longos jatos de guipure atravessavam o ar, parecendo suspender um enxame de borboletas peroladas; rendas tremeluziam por toda parte, flutuando como filandras ao sol de verao, enchendo o ar com seu halito alveado (ZOLA, [1883] 2008, p.
For this collection, Bernarda Morales' choice of fabrics includes fine silks, glamorous prints, strong solid colors, as well as guipure and Chantilly laces imported from Italy and France.
uk; (5) Elegant and flattering Berkertex Guipure Lace Dress from isme.
The latest collection, which presents everyday lingerie with a 'French boudoir' feel, focuses on luxurious materials and fine detailing including embroidery and guipure for a feminine yet sophisticated look.
Go for cheat chic with Teatro''s lace print prom dress, pounds 56 GREEN GODDESS Make a bold impact in a bright lace jacket, like Phase Eight''s Guipure boxy style with pretty scallop trim, pounds 79 BRAVE BRIGHTS Damsel In A Dress''s Priscilla dress contrasts tangerine lace against shocking pink, pounds 174.
Plusieurs robes bustiersjouant avec l'origami et des bretelles asymetriques en guipure strassees viennentparfaire ce vestiaire qui oscille entre Jardin zen et luxuriance.
Gold cocktail dress with Swarovski crystal guipure panel pounds 200 Michelle says: "This super sophisticated dress is the perfect example of understated elegance.
C'est en des termes egalement precieux que Mallarme place, dans le sommaire de la premiere livraison, cette note de description contigue a la "Premiere page": "Toilette des premiers jours d'Automne, bleu marine et bleu turquoise avec guipure noire perlee" (488).
Acra, a leading name in luxury bridal and evening wear, still has a dress in white guipure lace she designed in Beirut when she was just seven years old.