box pleat


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box pleat

n.
A double pleat having two upper folds facing in opposite directions and two under folds pressed toward each other.

box pleat

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a flat double pleat made by folding under the fabric on either side of it

box′ pleat`


n.
a double pleat, with the material folded under at each side.
[1880–85]
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Noun1.box pleat - a flat double pleat made by folding under the fabric on either side of it
pleat, plait - any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
skirt - a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women
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Feminine skirts are en vogue this summer, and you'll adore the white cotton mini skirt, pounds 10, and white skirt with applique flowers, pounds 12, from George, as well as the smart box pleat in pale pink, pounds 12.
Also in store is the traditional uniform with box pleat skirt at only pounds 3.
Every outdoor person recognizes the special need for freedom of motion, so the Woolrich/DU shirts offer an expansion back with a box pleat that permits motion while the shirt remains tucked in.
Carey Mulligan Failed to pick up Best Actress for An Education, but looked chic in box pleat and beaded Prada.
Results: The skirt was pretty and with an unusual box pleat design.
It has a flat box pleat at the back and a formal frill.
Cheap & Chic by Moschino has a range of outfits sure to impress, adorned with red hearts, the range consists of elegant cocktail dresses GBP439, strapless tops with bow details GBP179 and box pleat skirts GBP209 available from Contemporary Collections on the first floor.
Pinch first pleat into place, secure with pins, then repeat the process at the other side, and press a crisp edge along each box pleat.