Lurex


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Lurex

(ˈlʊərɛks)
n
1. (Knitting & Sewing) a thin metallic thread coated with plastic
2. (Textiles) fabric containing such thread, which gives it a glittering appearance

Lur•ex

(ˈlʊər ɛks)
Trademark. a brand of metallic yarn.
Translations

lurex

[ˈlʊəreks] Nlúrex m
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8DA 3850 YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Own goal 9 Lurex 10 Views 11 Earthen 12 Eli 13 Cleanest 16 Earliest 17 Raw 19 Deposit 21 Cried 22 Llama 23 Retrial DOWN: 1 Louvred 2 Angelica 3 Rods 4 Clarinet 5 Arch 6 Axing 8 Lie detector 13 Cold snap 14 Sardinia 15 Twaddle 18 Oddly 20 Play 21 Cute QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Shepherdess 8 Sue 9 Cos 11 Crawler 12 Dealt 13 Red 14 Boa 15 Ringlet 17 Pie 19 Oath 21 Rant 23 Tent 25 Swag 27 Ewe 29 Offence 31 Map 34 Ski 36 Bravo 37 Turmoil 38 Ail 39 One 40 Devastating DOWN: 1 Sure 2 Head 3 Pillion 4 Enrage 5 Dodge 6 Scab 7 Solo 8 Scrap 10 Stash 16 Ton 18 Era 20 Ate 22 Ago 24 Excerpt 25 Samba 26 Beat it 28 Exile 30 Flora 32 Arid 33 Pale 34 Soon 35 King followed
NUDE LUREX BARDOT JUMPER, PS25; TULLE MIDI SKIRT, PS28; STILETTO HEELS WITH GLITTER SOLE, PS30 RED RUFFLE DRESS, PS32 NAVY VELVET SUIT JACKET, PS40; NAVY VELVET TROUSERS, PS28; NAVY VELVET STILETTO HEELS WITH GLITTER SOLE, PS30
Available in June and accompanied by an in-store campaign, the collection comes in jewel tones, including pink, red, navy and shimmering lurex.
com Sleeveless top PS95 and maxi pleated skirt PS120, both J by Jenny Packham at Debenhams Left, black roll neck PS25, pleated midi skirt PS55, black Mary-Janes PS45, all Miss Selfridge Pleated lurex skirt PS59 and embellished tank top PS99, both Monsoon, shoes, stylist's own Per Una jacket PS89, Limited Edition jumper PS29.
2 in 1 collar jumper PS38, metallic pleated maxi skirt PS65, lace-up sandal PS30, JD Williams Pleated lurex skirt PS59 and embellished tank top PS99, both Monsoon, shoes, stylist's own
Balta added lurex to several of its collections for added bling, said Jenny Barfield, vice president, sales and marketing.
Take, for instance, Burch's combination of cotton knit and Lurex, or cotton linen with metallic gold embroidery, or sporty knit with guipure lace-textural mixes that are unexpected yet delightfully pretty.
Lurex, sparkle, metallics and frills: this is Material Girl for the 21st century.
The unique dress was custom-made for her by British fashion designer Giles Deacon, 46, whose original sketch took 72 hours to turn into a lurex wool black dress lined with 100 red silk poppies.
The unique dress was custommade for her by British fashion designer Giles Deacon, 46, whose original sketch took 72 hours to turn into a lurex wool black dress lined with 100 red silk poppies.
Ribbed lurex polo [euro]52, sparkle trouser [euro]60