boat neck


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boat neck

(ˈbəʊtˌnɛk)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a high slitlike neckline of a garment that extends onto the shoulders. Also called: bateau neckline
Translations

boat neck

n (of sweater, dress) → scollo a barchetta
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This cheerful boat neck, cap sleeve tomato and white oversize gingham dress from Laura Ashley epitomises another era, but is classic enough to last much more than one season, grab it while you can.
The dresses are made of fabrics including rayon/wool jersey, wool/elastane and cotton/polyester blends and are available in an array of silhouettes including scoop neck, boat neck and bracelet sleeve styles.
Cotton spotted shirts, pounds 10, and seersucker ruched shirts, pounds 10, can be found at Matalan, while Cherokee at Tesco has denim haltertops, pounds 6, a blue striped boat neck top, pounds 8, and a flirty flamingo embroidered dress, pounds 20.
Necklines are more unusual this season, and if you don't like v-necks go for the boat neck or an asymmetric style instead.
BOAT-IFUL Karen wears Lennon Courtney Boat Neck Bell Dress, [euro]265
The boat neck on the matelot top, for example, is not a slash neck and will not reveal your bra strap, and is only pounds 3.
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Thea's stripey edging gives a classy lift to their three-quarter- length boat neck tops (pounds 65),and Kookai's broderie anglais tie top (pounds 40) turns any formal white suit from run-of-the-mill to run-out-and-buy.
99, Wyevale Garden Centre; pounds 32 Look ship-shape in this blue and white stripe boat neck top, pounds 32, Petit Bateau; pounds 8 Marooned?
If any of these women venture out in so much as a boat neck could someone please take them to one said and say, ``Oh, for goodness sake, put them away, love''.
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