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tr.v. top·stitched, top·stitch·ing, top·stitch·es
To sew a row of stitching close to the seam or edge of (a garment) on the outer side of the fabric.


(Knitting & Sewing) a sewing stitch used to secure and decorate the edges of garments
vb (tr)
(Knitting & Sewing) to stitch (something) using topstitch



1. to sew a line of stitches on the face side of (a garment or the like) alongside a seam.
2. a line of such stitches.
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The upholstery in ARTICO man-made leather / DINAMICA microfibre in black with red topstitching equally underscores the dynamic driving character of the C 43 4MATIC.
The black Maybach Exclusive nappa leather upholstery appointments can also be ordered with a choice of copper-, gold- or platinum-coloured contrasting topstitching.
The Bucket, which comes in fuchsia, chartreuse, and cerulean, is accented with brown stripes and topstitching.
Eye-catching details in the interior include the petrol green surrounds of the air vents and the contrasting topstitching in petrol green.
The jacket appeared in every way modest, except for the buttonholes and the endless amounts of topstitching, which, for those in the know, show that a garment is handmade.
Driver and front passenger are accommodated on heated multicontour seats, finished in black leather accentuated with light-coloured topstitching.
The Prime model comes with 15-inch five-twin-spoke black alloys with high-sheen finish, black leather upholstery with grey topstitching and heated seats.
His pieces showed a lot of exaggerated detail, but in the cleanest, most subtle way possible: white topstitching, oversized outerwear and giant buttons, to name a few.
Sports seats in ARTICO manA[degrees]made leather/DINAMICA microfibre with red contrasting topstitching, red seat belts, the multifunction steering wheel with shift paddles, the AMG DRIVE UNIT and AMG door sill panels all come as standard.
Hampton 10153 is available in polished steel on a light-brown calfskin strap with ecru topstitching, this Hampton model runs on a Swiss-made quartz calibre with hour and minute display on the dial.
The model features carbon fibre exterior elements, including a front splitter, a fixed rear spoiler and a special hood taken from the SLS AMG Black Series with central air outlet, AMG forged alloy wheels, desingo diamond-pattern leather upholstery with silver topstitching, and high gloss carbon fibre trim.