broderie anglaise


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broderie anglaise

(ˌbrəʊdəriː ɑːŋˈɡlɛz)
n
(Knitting & Sewing) open embroidery on white cotton, fine linen, etc
[C19: French: English embroidery]

broderie anglaise

Openwork embroidery sewn onto white cotton, especially on lingerie.
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