10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EMPIECEMENT»
Discover the use of empiecement
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to empiecement
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Victorian Fashions and Costumes from Harper's Bazar, 1867-1898
Fig. a: a smart little cape is of taffeta silk made with an empiecement of
embroidered tulle, and finished with a ruffle of mousseline de soie. The collar is
faced with a frill of white lace and has white lace tabs. A hat to wear with this cape
is of fine ...
The Bystander: An Illustrated Weekly, Devoted to Travel, ...
The model actually depicted was in an adorable tone of prune, the shapely front
panel or empiecement ostensibly held down by a line of satin- covered buttons, a
similar empiecement occurring at the back, with the difference that, instead of ...
American Cloak and Suit Review
Some of the more elaborate of the new blouses developed in Georgette crepe,
crepe de chine or charmeuse are occasionally cut with a biblike front
empiecement, which seems to button onto the front of the blouse, the upper edge
Blouse waists are meeting with the same success in Paris as they are elsewhere,
but there is a certain cachet about the French blouses, which other nations vainly
imitate. A charming model of blue tafi'etas has a large square empiecement in ...
A Lace Guide for Makers and Collectors: With a Bibliography ...
... le metre (39 English inches) le bracelet l'empiecement il lavoratorio, la bottega
da lavoro, l'officina la lana filata il rovescio l'iaco la jarda il s m a n i g l i o, il
braccialetto, il anello da polse I'empiecement, il devanti d ' u n e blusa el taller el
Eastern Luminaries Disclosed to Western Eyes: A Critical ...
In all cases, the evocation of a second being in his TT could have contributed to
its effect; this is remedied in the 1995 revised edition: Me laissent-ils, les poetes,
un empiecement a rapporter? Reconnais-tu la demeure apres l'avoir imaginee?
A Dictionary of Costume and Fashion: Historic and Modern
Armhole, sleeve opening. empiecement (em peece ment). In sewing, an insertion
. empiecement onh pyes monh). French term meaning yoke, as of a blouse.
Empire Costume, 1811 Empire (em pire or F. onh peer). Characteristic of
Chronology and Time in A la Recherche Du Temps Perdu
Elle etait habillee, sous sa mantille, d'un flot de velours noir qui, par un rattrape
oblique, decouvrait en un large triangle le bas d'une jupe de faille blanche et
laissait voir un empiecement, egalement de faille blanche, a 1'ouverture du
On top was a thin velvet empiecement edged with coarsely-woven ecru,
soutachee. Supporting the decolletage was a frayed lattice-work of silver gaion
dotted with agate rosettes. Here and there was a skeleton feather with a few
While Paris laughed: being pranks and passions of the poet, ...
Would it be feasible to clasp her ardently without damaging the empiecement?" "
Why not?" she said again. "Because, madame, there is only one woman — and
she is unattainable," returned the poet, without being positive which woman he ...