In a low chair beneath a red shaded standing lamp sat Ida, in a diaphanous evening dress of mousseline
de soie, the ruddy light tinging her sweet childlike face, and glowing on her golden curls.
The robe was of mousseline
de laine--a material which the manufacturers had not yet sent to the Paris markets; a delightful stuff which some months later was to have a wild success, a success which went further and lasted longer than most French fashions.
As we approached, the door flew open, and a little blonde woman stood in the opening, clad in some sort of light mousseline
de soie, with a touch of fluffy pink chiffon at her neck and wrists.
This dish, garnished with charred pineapple, cashew mousseline
and toasted coconuts hinted that Christmas is just around the corner with its pineapple and smoky ham-like taste.
Pictured are a sugar-blown dessert shaped like an apple with mousseline
, an opera cake with mirror glaze, and pralines.
ON THE MENU You can choose the cheaper pub grub at cosy The Vines - although alongside lasagne and burgers there are equally comforting but more refined dishes, including a tasty twicecooked belly pork with parsley potato mousseline
Crisp and smooth silk gazar, a stiff gauzy kind of silk fabric, contrasts a soft jersey, while drapes of silk mousseline
don an ultra-graphic wave motif in relaxed pastels.
Tuck into Shrimp Bon-bon stuffed with lobster mousseline
, Duck Breast with calabacita tamale and charred pico, or rotisserie grill Strip Loin served with a selection of locally-inspired sides such as green chile potatoes au gratin, cactus chutney and grilled peach salsa.
female-- a hose-sheer sendal, a lewd mousseline
, a diaphanous pellicule
The 23-year-old from Gateshead demonstrated exceptional cookery expertise and impressed the judges with his main course - fillet of pork with a chicken, sage and onion mousseline
and black pudding fritter - and his dessert, iced vanilla parfait with poached pear, salted caramel and liquor de poire William.
To be sexier this festive period opt the lingerie style; here the trend is all about the sexy feminine lace and mousseline
Enjoy the tender meat with the potato mousseline
it's served with.