candy-striped


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candy-striped

adj
(Textiles) (esp of clothing fabric) having narrow coloured stripes on a white background
candy stripe n
Translations

candy-striped

[ˈkændɪˌstraɪpt] ADJa rayas de colores

candy-striped

adj (fabric) → a righine bianche e rosa
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The candy-striped pole, which indicates nobility proud and ancient along the palace-bordered canals of Venice, indicated merely the humble barbershop along the main street of Dawson's Landing.
The candy-striped peaks have been formed from different layers of sandstone compressed together over 24 million years.
In soft grey felt with a candy-striped scarf and jolly "Yay" bunting, he's just the right side of kitsch, and will raise a smile from big kids as well as small.
She pairs a bright-purple skirt with candy-striped pink pants and a turtleneck embellished with lace across the back.
Toppling in a 60-second series of explosions, the candy-striped smokestacks in Fort Lauderdale will disappear in July, taking along with them the pollution that they have emitting since the 1960s.
The singer arrived at the X Factor auditions in Newcastle in a candy-striped dress that looked as if there was a cushion stuck up the back - and a lumpy cushion at that.
If you're looking for something more colourful, then there are bold candy-striped dresses and skirts all over the high street.
From recipes that offer different tea choices such as Chilled Raspberry Soup and Candy-Striped Meringues to Chocolate Figs Dipped in Sea Salt, this is loaded with engaging color photos of completed dishes and unique table settings, and is a fine, fun guide to any who would consider creating an eye-catching vintage tea party.
This week they are on Tyneside, performing in their candy-striped tent on the grass next to the Playhouse as part of the Gypsy Festival.
SADDLE UP: The current tasting menu at Saddle Peak Lodge, 419 Cold Canyon Road, Calabasas, is a four-course meal beginning with a Peeky Toe crabcake and candy-striped beets and ending with profiteroles.
The new Heritage Coloured Beetroot range comprises white, golden and candy-striped (known as chioggia) varieties and goes on sale as a mixed bunch in 100 Sainsbury's stores on 8 December.
So if, as a competitor is approaches the last candy-striped fence of the round tonight, you hear a boozy voice crying: "Just pop him over.