The word is first used in combination in the phrase "tawdry lace," a shortened form or corruption of St Audrey's or St Awdrey's lace.
St Audrey was St Etheldreda, who founded Ely cathedral, and it is generally accepted that tawdry-laces or tawdries were necklaces bought at St Audrey's Fair on the 17th of October.
Born in Brussels in 1929, Audrey was the daughter of a British father and a Dutch baroness.
marriage breakdown Audrey Grant Audrey was born in Jamaica.
Audrey's mentally-ill son Christopher was kicked to death by his paranoid schizophrenic cellmate while on remand in Chelmsford prison in 1994.
From left to right: Mrs Audrey Whitney, Branch Chairman, talks to a fellow exhibitor.
Back to Associate List Audrey Neill Audrey is a psychodynamic counselor, currently completing her training in psychoanalytical psychotherapy.
Ginger Lynn is Audrey, a sexually repressed working girl whose love life is going nowhere.
SCENE 27 (AUDREY is sitting on the floor of her room her back resting against her bed.
A wonderfully counterbalanced performance graveside from Audrey served only to underline the significance and excellence of the episodes.
She reminds me of Audrey Hepburn who, even in her 50s and 60s, remained naturally skinny.
stage-managed conferences, Audrey always drew huge applause for her skillful oratory.
Also a big ' thank you ' to Audrey who is your massage therapist.
trio of singers The Ronettes and the bubbly love match that is Audrey & Seymour.
wast enlightened with the virtues of virginity, O godly Audrey.
CHARLES TOWNSHEND (1725-1767), English politician, was the second son of Charles, 3rd Viscount Townshend, who married Audrey (d.
Before the days of stage-managed conferences, Audrey always drew huge applause for her skillful oratory.
And this is all topped off with a trio of singers The Ronettes and the bubbly love match that is Audrey & Seymour.
Thou wast enlightened with the virtues of virginity, O godly Audrey.
Sheath versus Body Hugging: Sheaths are timeless (think Jackie Kennedy or Audrey Hepburn), while body hugging dresses with a "down to there" neckline are eye catching, bombshell, material.
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Check out the mother of the bride selection at Audrey's Mother of the Bride and House of Brides for jacket dress options.
Audrey: This is a perfect pick from the Sottero & Midgley collection for the non-traditional bride who doesn't mind a bit of contrasting color on her dress.
The adoptive parents, Ted and Edna Perry, named their new daughter Audrey Faith Perry.
Although many critics hailed Holmes as the "Audrey Hepburn of her generation" and a future star, her film career has seen mixed reviews.
McGraw married fellow country singer Faith Hill on October 6, 1996, and together they have three daughters: Gracie Katherine, Maggie Elizabeth, and Audrey Caroline.
While designs and colors change from year to year, many stars stick to classic looks, a la Audrey Hepburn and vintage designs.
How many people have been inspired by the plain simplicity of Audrey Hepburn's 'little black dress' or the glamor of Marilyn Monroe's slinky evening gowns?
Audrey's Mother of the Bride carries plus size formals in sizes to 38 that are perfect for all occasions.
The glasses look great worn with that other Chanel standby, the little black dress, or Audrey Hepburn style, with black Capri pants and a simple sweater.
They're the styles you've seen on faces like Jackie O, Audrey Hepburn, John Lennon, and yes, even Tom Cruise.
When you think of Dior, think of classic beauties; this is a designer who'd make Jackie O, Audrey Hepburn and other quietly glamorous girls proud.
It's been a bumpy ride for Gucci, soaring to the heights of Audrey Hepburn, Jackie O and Grace Kelly's closets, only to plummet to the depths of a reputation for tackiness in the 1980s.
Some of his greatest fans include: Grace Kelly, Peter Sellers, Audrey Hepburn and Jackie Kennedy-all Hollywood stars known for their elegance and fabulous taste.
Think Audrey Hepburn and Jackie O, then think Michael J.
They were first popular during the 50s and 60s, when Hollywood starlets like Marilyn Monroe and Audrey Hepburn were spotted in them time and time again.
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It's a twist on Audrey Hepburn's famous updo style in the film ''Breakfast at Tiffany's" and is easily replicated for anyone who wants to combine styles.
This timeless look is reminiscent of Audrey Hepburn's character in "Breakfast at Tiffany's."
While this is an itsy-bitsy bikini, the elegant black and white combination almost adds an Audrey Hepburn, day-at-the-beach flair to it.
Some women are surprised to see how excellent a cloche looks on them, whereas others find that a wide-brimmed hat with a flat crown turns them into Audrey Hepburn.
Both Alina and Yamilia spent their youths admiring the charm of historical fashion icons such as Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn.
The Audrey: This Madison purse is a satchel with the addition of zipper accents.
These really are the shoes of the season, and look fabulous worn in the style of their namesake, Audrey Hepburn, with black cropped trousers, pencil skirts or city shorts.
Bette Davis, Ava Gardner, Audrey Hepburn and Sofia Loren were just some of the famous names who wore Ferragamo footwear, and the designer continued to create stunning new designs right up to his death, at the age of 62.
For a more pointed silhouette Audrey and Rosalind are perennial favorites!
Ever since Audrey Hepburn wore these shoes in her films, they have symbolized grace and elegance.
Consider shoe clips like the ones at Absolutely Audrey and Overstock.
Would Audrey and Steve ever find happiness?
The initial story was four to six weeks, but they extended for another six weeks because they found some other funny and interesting stuff for Audrey to do.
My big hope is that they don't kill Audrey so that she can come back from time to time to torment Henry (Coleman, Audrey's son played by Trent Dawson).
Audrey is a bit of a con-artist and a grifter.
Craig and Audrey don't cross paths right away.
You see Craig and Audrey - not Doc and Lucy.
Ralph and Audrey are connected over money.
Herring began appearing as Audrey Coleman on As the World Turns on July 24, 2009.
One popular item is the Audrey knickers, designed for easy movement.
That second wife, Billie Jean Jones, is rumored to have written down the lyrics to Williams' opus to first wife Audrey.
The plot revolves around a nerdy flower shop assistant, Seymour, in love with glamorous coworker Audrey.
Seymour has been working in the back on a totally new type of plant that he has discovered, and Audrey encourages him to bring the plant to the shop-owner to curry favor and save his job.
The plant, called Audrey II by the smitten Seymour, is a type of Venus flytrap, which Seymour accidentally discovers thrives on human blood.
Initially, a few drops from a fingertip of a volunteer would suffice, but as Audrey II grows, he wants more and more.
The ending of the '60s film was a downer - Seymour winds up as Audrey II food and you are left with the impression that the plant will eventually wipe out life on Earth.
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