Chantilly lace


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Chantilly lace

n
(Textiles) (sometimes not capital) a delicate ornamental lace

Chantilly lace

Ornamental bobbin lace with designs made using silk thread.
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The bride was dressed in a brown silk pelisse (as Captain Dobbin has since informed me), and wore a straw bonnet with a pink ribbon; over the bonnet she had a veil of white Chantilly lace, a gift from Mr.
The roses were crushed and soiled, the tulle all torn, and tarnished some strings of beads that had been gold: a tatter of Chantilly lace hung by a thread: it is another of the relics that I have unearthed in the writing of this narrative.
They are moving towards simple styles with luxurious fabrics - silks, Chantilly lace - rather than heavy beads or big stones.
That gorgeous embroidered bodice with the chantilly lace collar was made for Empress Eugenie, wife of Napoleon III.
French producer and socialite Jessica Clavitte wore a signature couture dress created by Sherin at the Cannes red carpet -- a black Chantilly lace (French lace) design with gold embroidery work.
Designer Payal Singhal worked around the delicate femininity of the French Chantilly lace for a range of ensembles.
Through slits and openings appears the Chantilly lace, the last layer that mysteriously veils the skin.
The highlights included Jerry Lee's 1950s classics Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On, Chantilly Lace, and his signature number Great Balls Of Fire.
The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a formal gown of ivory tulle and Chantilly lace.
It featured 14-yards of Chantilly lace appliques, adorned with embroidery and beading on the bodice.
He also revealed a second wedding dress - a floor-length gown covered with real diamonds, pearls and French Chantilly lace, was worth PS3m.
Macdonald, who has this year dressed names like Beyonce, Megan Fox and Emma Watson, also revealed the second wedding dress on the catwalk, a floor-length finale gown covered with real diamonds, pearls and French Chantilly lace, was worth a staggering PS3m.