accordion pleats


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Related to accordion pleats: knife pleats

accordion pleats

pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) tiny knife pleats
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Mirren, 73, wore layers of tulle and accordion pleats by Schiaparelli, in various shades of the pink spectrum, including the house's signature color, 'shocking pink.'
Tailored vests were presented over flowing accordion pleats and enough velvet to make even summer devotees look forward to winter.
The mermaid-silhouette skirt featured the same lavish beading and tiers of accordion pleats which climaxed in an accordion-pleated train.