She reached into the velvet pouch.
As he pulled on the last of his clothes and crossed to his armory, a small, black velvet box nestled between two daggers drew his attention.
Nina returned with a dress made of dark purple velvet and satin.
So she—" Gladys read from her notes, "...stepped up on the velvet chair, tightens the silken cord about her neck, and closed her eyes...."
It not only looked like velvet, it felt like it.
Her waist looked tiny, swathed in velvet and surrounded by satin.
Jackson removed a velvet box from his pocket.
The veining of a cherry petal, for example, the tessellation of a carps scales, the serration of a leafs edgeall these lines remain intact, spared by the cutters tool, while the leaf itself, or the petal, or the scales of the fish, have the threads forming them cut so as to show the velvet nap and to appear in soft, low relief.
The kingdom perched on a cliff overlooking an ocean of velvet blue.
Velvet, however, is not capable of being made the basis for pictures so elaborate and microscopically accurate as those produced by the yuzen process on silk crape or habutaye.
From the shadows of the crypt, Gabriel waited until the half-brothers were gone to dump the contents of the velvet dice pouch into his palm.
When she completed her task, she stepped up on the velvet chair, after modestly lifting her skirt ever so slightly.
She touched the small, velvet pouch at her waist.
I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself than be crowded on a velvet cushion.
Velvet is the special feature of the industry, about one-half of the looms being devoted to this textile, the remainder being devoted to union satins, pure broad silk goods and ribbons.
"Soft as velvet," he said with a sigh.
It was a sweet instrumental sound, recorded long before the popular velvet voice replaced Cole's beautiful jazz.
World class vistas, trickling silver rivers of high snow melt-off, sky as blue as a queen's velvet robe, and the green and grey of forest and rock towering in every direction—all went unseen.
It is the chief centre in Germany of the cotton, wool, silk and velvet manufactures, and of upholstery, drapery and haberdashery of all descriptions, of printed calicoes, of Turkey-red and other dyes, and of fine chemicals.
- Cope Of Blue Silk Velvet, With Appliqle Work And Embroidery.
First came the Imperial Cornet Band of Oz, dressed in emerald velvet uniforms with slashes of pea-green satin and buttons of immense cut emeralds.
She glanced around at the crystal chandeliers and velvet curtains.
" When the antlers are freed from the velvet - a process usually assisted by the animal rubbing them against tree stems or boughs - they have a more or less rugose surface, owing to the grooves formed in them by the nutrient blood-vessels.
He wore green velvet trousers, a canary-coloured waistcoat, low shoes, silver buckles, lace at his wrists, and his hair in ringlets."
C. Lister (Lord Masham) introduced the silk and velvet manufacture, having invented a process of manipulating silk waste, whereby what was previously treated as refuse is made into goods that will compete with those manufactured from the perfect cocoon.
The countess was to wear a claret-colored velvet dress, and the two girls white gauze over pink silk slips, with roses on their bodices and their hair dressed a la grecque.
As an article of women's dress a mantle now means a loose cloak or cape, of any length, and made of silk, velvet, or other rich material.
Dikwa is the centre of an important trade of which the chief articles are coffee, sugar, velvet, silk and weapons, as well as gold and silver objects brought by caravans from Tripoli.
The textile industries for which Amiens has been celebrated since the middle ages include manufactures of velvet, cotton-, wool-, silk-, hempand flax-spinning, and the weaving of hosiery and a variety of mixed fabrics.
Crefeld is the most important seat of the silk and velvet manufactures in Germany, and in this industry the larger part of the population of town and neighbourhood is employed.
A special feature is the manufacture of silk for covering umbrellas; while of its velvet manufacture that of velvet ribbon is the chief.
When going to solemn ceremonies he is carried on the sedia, a portable chair of red velvet with a high back, and escorted by two flabelli of peacock feathers.
interest; there is no historical evidence that the mask he was said always to wear was made of anything but black velvet (velours), and it was only afterwards that legend converted its material into iron.
Du Junca subsequently records that "on Monday the 19th of November 1703, the unknown prisoner, always masked with a black velvet mask, whom M.
Above this is the kamarchin, a tunic of colored calico, cloth, Kashmir or Kermn shawl, silk, satin or velvet (gold embroidered, or otherwise), according to the time of the year and the purse and position of the wearer.
The rest of the costume is composed of the tumbun or shalvar, short skirts of great width, held by a running stringthe outer one being usually of silk, velvet, or Kashmir shawl, often trimmed with gold lace, or, among the poor, of loud-patterned chintz or print.
In some tribes a rude form of printing designs on cloth is practised, and on the Sankuru and Lukenye a special kind of cloth, with a heavy pile resembling velvet, is made by Bakuba and other tribes.
The women's dress consists of a similar smock, a " zouave " jacket of embroidered velvet and two brightly coloured aprons tied over a white skirt, one in front and one behind.
Of late years the old square cap of soft padded cloth or velvet has been revived in the Anglican Church by some dignitaries.
The waist is trimmed with pink and green brocaded velvet, and white lace, I think, and has double reefers on the front, tucked and trimmed with velvet, and also a row of tiny white buttons.
The skirt is black, while the waist is mostly yellow, trimmed with delicate lavender chiffon, and black velvet bows and lace.
At that moment, with soft steps, the countess came in shyly, in her cap and velvet gown.
Natasha had not time to take off the bodice before the door opened and Countess Bezukhova, dressed in a purple velvet gown with a high collar, came into the room beaming with good-humored amiable smiles.
The priest came out with his purple velvet biretta on his head, adjusted his hair, and knelt down with an effort.
He could picture her climbing onto the velvet chair, perhaps even smiling, before kicking it away, and waiting the few agonizing moments until death set her free.
Its head and neck are covered with short thick-set feathers, resembling velvet pile, of a bright straw colour above, and a brilliant emerald green beneath.
Velvet, cloth, machinery, bricks and candles are manufactured, and there are flour-mills, breweries, distilleries and lignite mines.
- Back Of A Dalmatic Of Tamped Green Woollen Velvet: The Orphreys And Apparels Are Of Embroidered Silk Velvet.
During the period just mentioned the tailors' methods of scientific pattern cutting have been adopted by the leading furriers in place of the old chance methods of fur cutters, so that to-day a fur garment may be as accurately and gracefully fitted as plush or velvet, and with all good houses a material pattern is fitted and approved before the skins are cut.
It carries on considerable manufactures of faience, plush, velvet, leather, porcelain and earthenware, and is a chief depot for the papier-mache boxes, mostly snuff-boxes, which are made in great quantities in the neighbourhood.
Yet if on leaving the table we had been severally taken aside and asked which was the cleverest of the party, we should have been obliged to say ` the man in the green velvet trousers.'" This story is a little lamp that throws much light.
Her other dress is purple, trimmed with purple velvet, and the waist has a collar of cream lace.
The young Princess Bolkonskaya had brought some work in a gold- embroidered velvet bag.
The principal products of its numerous factories are silk, cotton, woollen and mixed fabrics, velvet, iron goods, machinery, shoes, cables, soap and cigars.
The chairs are William and Mary period and retain their original fringed red velvet upholstery.
Damask Velvet Writing Set Keep your very special stationary in this superb luxury velour covered box.
The helmet safe bag is made from 1200 denier nylon and is fully lined with brushed velvet.
Only wealthy people could afford to wear velvet - it was especially popular with royalty.
velvet covered turntable and early autochanger arrangement.
The cape or stole has a black velvet outer body and is lined in black satin, which then form the fold over collar.
The canopy, curtains, and furniture, are of crimson velvet, with gold fringe.
We present them in a silver case with gold hinges and clasp, glass topped and lined with purple crushed velvet.
When he does, his voice is thick and plush like velvet.
Being exposed, pinned on purple velvet, spread on a marble table.
Rupert shielded his eyes with his black velvet wrapped silver bromide glass plates.
The bride A pure white gown worn under a cloak of rich, red velvet to keep out the chill.
velvet curtain which covers the screen.
velvet baby pouch brings a touch of luxury to carrying your baby.
velvet crab Fishery The smaller inshore boats target velvet crabs.
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Every Angle is covered in a 100% cotton velvet cover rather than cheaper, less breathable composite materials.
The high performance Grafalloy shaft generates high club head speed, combined with the comfort of the Golf Pride tour velvet grip.
Made in Portugal from pre-washed dark blue denim, they have an adjustable elastic waistband, lined with a soft cotton velvet for comfort.
They come at night, wearing green velvet waistcoats and smoking hats, carrying very large combs and mess up the children's hair.
Circlet and arches are richly chased and jewelled; they are filled out by a cap of stiff material, often red velvet, ornamented with pictures in embroidery or appliquÃ© metal.
The costume of the order is of white satin embroidered in silk, with a purple velvet cloak adorned with roses and gold embroidery, but it is now never worn; in the collar the motto Fert is inserted, on the meaning of which there is great uncertainty,' and from it hangs a pendant enclosing a medallion representing the Annunciation (see Plate IV.
The second group of the genus Cervus, forming the subgenus Pseudaxis, is typified by the handsome little Japanese deer, or sika, C. (P.) sica, in which the antlers are four-tined, and covered with red "velvet" when first grown, while the coat is fully spotted in summer, but more or less uniformly brown in winter.
At the back of the stage is a tomb on which a beautiful girl is reclining on black velvet cushions.
He feels ill at ease that he has now become the living symbol of the current Czechoslovak " velvet revolution ".
Choose from a selection of tiny beaded velvet slippers, cute babygrows or ornate photo albums covered in antique sari fabric.
This is a rare visitor to Rutland, a female Velvet Scoter seen in November 2002.
Alas, no sight of the promised King Eider, Surf Scoter and White-winged Scoter (American subspecies of Velvet Scoter).
Velvet Scoter 1970 A wider version, easier to manage downwind.
Side 1 has A Touch Of Velvet - A Sting Of Brass and Theme From Joe 90 from CC 5 segued together.
Materials: graffiti and tie-dye prints, stonewashed flower fabrics, frosted velvet, tartan, wool, denim.
Chancellor 's Assessor and Rector 's Assessor: Black velvet trencher cap with black tassel.
Costumes are simple trousers and tunic tops in velvet and jersey fabrics that create an elegant line on the dancers ' bodies.
With record deck in brown and cream with velvet covered turntable and early autochanger arrangement.
They have sprayed the title of the film in silver paint across the red velvet curtain which covers the screen.
Velvet Crab Fishery The smaller inshore boats target velvet crabs.
Manor neighborhood velvet futon cover sunday town with his.
Grammies Attic: Find gorgeous rosebud print, white flannel, and red velvet gowns at this site.
Anna Bean: Check out the beautiful, embroidered velvet Christmas dresses at this site.
This soft coat has been compared to cut velvet or rabbit fur.
This beautiful 1940s sectional was newly upholstered in grey silk velvet.
Add rich fabrics like velvet, chenille and damask in dark colors for a medieval, Gothic look.
They are usually made of heavy woven or velvet fabric and hung on a wooden or metal rod.
If you are creating a romantic room, consider light airy curtains or heavy velvet drapes that pool at the floor.
Dark wood furniture, rich fabrics such as velvet, and lights on dimmers will help you achieve the look.
Victorian curtains were often made of sumptuous velvet or silk and embellished with ribbons or embroidery.
Instead choose chintz, crewel or velvet.
Velvet, suede, leather, microfibers, faux fur, chenille, twill, linen - absolutely anything can work.
From faux fur to rich velvet, they can be satisfying to touch as well as to look at.
Velvet fabrics are a perfect choices as are lace curtains and lace trim for pillows and a comforter.
One approach is to use rich materials such as dark woods and leather to create a luxurious look or to incorporate red velvet to mimic an old theater.
Common upholstery fabrics include suede, canvas duck, jacquard, leather, velvet, tapestry and chenille.
For a formal look, opt for sleek textures like velvet, satin or silk.
If you prefer to make your own window treatments - or need organic fabric for other household projects - you can purchase bolts of eco-friendly silk, velvet, cotton and ikat.
Styles include tabs, sheer and velvet to complement any look or style of room.
With the composition of deep ruby reds and velvety gold, the entire ensemble is swathed in red velvet.
A few of my favorite brands are Revlon Colorstay Softflex in Red Velvet, Loreal Endless Comfortable 8-Hour in Fired Up.
This juicy rose fragrance is held in a lengthy, deep purple bottle with a luxurious velvet rose wrapped around it.
Soft and silky to the touch, Amazing Cosmetics' Velvet Mineral Powder Foundation is composed of mineralized particles.
Long-lasting and available in a number of flattering colors, the NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil has been a staple since the day I first tried it.
Like so many other colors in the vast NARS repertoire, the Velvet Matte Lip Pencils have risqué, playful or feminine names (or some combination of the three).
That's when I discovered the problem with the otherwise great Velvet Matte Lip Pencil.
Styles for the boudoir, when it comes to cupless lingerie, will include pieces with lace or satin trim, shelf-cup bras in satin, velvet "frame" lingerie with gold zippers and lots of ribbons.
However, at nine o'clock the prince, in his velvet coat with a sable collar and cap, went out for his usual walk.
There he is lying back in an armchair in his velvet cloak, leaning his head on his thin pale hand.
An appeal to Austria met with little success, for the offences of the Uskoks were outweighed by their services against the Turks; while, if Minucci may be trusted, a share of their spoils, in silk, velvet and jewels, went to the ladies of the Archducal Court of Graz, where the matter was negotiated.
It hangs there, waiting for me to step upon this velvet chair where I sit, tie its far descending end to my neck, and step from this world, freeing it from the guilt and troubles Annie Quincy has caused.
Her fur was lustrous and her nose looked like black velvet.
Her pink nose felt like velvet.
His deep voice was as smooth as velvet.
Thus at Ozieri the men wear ordinary jackets and trousers with a velvet waistcoat; the shepherds of the Sulcis wear short black trousers without kilt and heavy black sheepskin coats, and the two rows of waistcoat buttons are generally silver or copper coins.
The name is also applied to a special kind of wall-paper, which has an appearance almost like cloth, or, in the more expensive kinds, of velvet.
The chief industrial establishments are a large ammunition factory and an engine factory; but manufactures of cotton, silk, velvet, pottery and paper, sugar-refining and tanning are also extensively carried on.
Very beautiful also are the red velvet or white velvet sepals of the Mussaenda genus.
- German Mitre, of red velvet embroidered with pearls and silver gilt plaques.
Numerous wealthy families reside here, and the town has a trade in olive-oil, silk and velvet.
It is one of the chief manufacturing places in Rhenish Prussia, its principal industries being the spinning and weaving of cotton, the manufacture of silks, velvet, ribbon and damasks, and dyeing and bleaching.
The more special industries of Turkey are tanning, and the manufacture of muslin, velvet, silk, carpets and ornamental weapons.
Besides its manufactures of leather, silk, velvet and ribbons, Gandia has a thriving export trade in fruit, and imports coal, guano, timber and flour.
Next in decorative importance to tsuzure-ori stands yuzen bir3do, commonly known among English-speaking people as cut velvet.
In the case of cut velvet, the yuzen process is supplemented as follows: The cutter, who works at an ordinary wooden bench, has no tool except a small sharp chisel with a V-shaped point.
When the velvet comes to him, it already carries a colored picture permanently fixed by the yzen process, but the wires have not been withdrawn.
It is, in fact, velvet that has passed through all the usual stages of manufacture except the cutting of the thread along each wire and the withdrawal of the wires.
The cutting artist lays the piece of unfinished velvet on his bench, and proceeds to carve into the pattern with his chisel, just as though he were shading the lines of the design with a steel pencil.
The rich-toned, soft plumage of birds or the magnificent blending of colors in a bunch of peonies or chrysanthemums cannot be obtained with absolute fidelity on the ribbed surface of velvet.
4.-Cope Of Embroidered Purple Silk Velvet.
It has two Roman Catholic churches, a synagogue and manufactures of damask and velvet.
All this time the growing antler is invested with a skin clothed with exceedingly fine short hairs, and is most liberally supplied with blood-vessels; this sensitive skin being called the velvet.
The satin bodice came down to a velvet V at her waist, and the velvet top dropped off her shoulders, exposing too much breast for her taste.
World class vistas, trickling silver rivers of high snow melt-off, sky as blue as a queen's velvet robe, and the green and grey of forest and rock towering in every directionâ€”all went unseen.
So sheâ€”" Gladys read from her notes, "...stepped up on the velvet chair, tightens the silken cord about her neck, and closed her eyes...."
A shaft of brilliant sunlight fell through the dusty layers of a horse chestnut tree, landing on the velvet vows of her shoes.
Nine black alps - Velvet Spade, Island records showcase NBA played during the day on Red river.
ItÃ¢s full of red velvet banquettes, large tables with white linen and white aproned waiters.
Behind the stage, a beautiful brass and glass lift, one of the first in Sweden, comes complete with stuffed velvet banquettes.
To the reverse the frame is finished in brushed Black Velvet and is designed to stand on a flat surface.
The cape or stole has a Black Velvet outer body and is lined in black satin, which then form the fold over collar.
The stars twinkled in the sky above, like a handful of diamonds cast across a sheet of the softest Black Velvet.
Two dancing eyes blink through a black, velvet mask beneath the brim of a fine top hat.
blood-red velvet pouch shut out entirely of the new.
With bridal design, the sky is the limit - from boned bodices to velvet fur trimmed coats the scope for creativity is huge.
Doctors in full dress wear the velvet bonnet with Spectrum blue chord.
He was a delicate, frail-looking little fellow, dressed in a black velvet suit with knee breeches.
There's a colorful Bohemian vibe, thanks to gorgeous Rajasthani furniture, velvet day beds, hand carved lattice doors and intriguing bric-a-brac.
Mule types worn by women were of embroidered brocade, silk, velvet, or kid.
Date Read June 2002 Steve The Velvet Comet is a space station with a difference - his is the galaxy's most luxurious brothel.
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To lean back against cushions covered in knitted cashmere or smooth velvet pile is to indulge in luxury.
Pieces for the home include velvet cushions, hand-painted ceramics and other gorgeous gifts.
First, I am going to buy a velvet turban and matching kaftan and start smoking cheroots.
And a velvet cloak drags across south Ontario and falls here on the small brick farm house.
cognizant of players ' bets there to travel free velvet cope worn.
Behind it is a dark wool great-coat with velvet collar owned by William Cowper at the end of his life.
It is decorated with delicate pink lace and a removable velvet flower corsage.
Beside him on the red velvet couch lounged a handsome young man. Tell me, she said, urgent now for the truth.
crimson velvet, with gold fringe.
Well, hidden behind drawn velvet curtains you will find a back room cinema furnished like a Bedouin tent.
Velvet is a 4 year old otter rex doe and she has been at Kirkby Pet Welfare since she was very young.
Carolyn Black, Ice camera, ice, gelatine, velvet drapes.
The women meanwhile, mother, sisters, lovers, friends, wife, wore flowing velvet and silk dresses.
The cloak is made of cashmere with velvet applique and silk embroidery in an art nouveau style.
The old distinction of velvet facings for regiments of Horse was allowed to continue, with the Bays retaining their buff facings.
The old distinction of velvet facings for regiments of Horse was allowed to continue, the KDG retained their blue.
faux suede or velvet.
He still has the velvet glove on the mailed fist.
Moreover, key moments reveal the iron fist beneath the velvet glove.
fist in the velvet glove of CONI's rhetoric of incorporation and inclusiveness.
At least 1 Velvet scoter remained with the Common Scoter flock off the Bill.
footmaner troop of 200, in velvet coats, attended by footmen in purple liveries.
The school uniform includes tunics with silk blouses, brown hats with gold bands, and brown velvet frocks for evening wear.
Back General points on Costume for the 1890's period Fabric silk, velvet, satin, silk gauze for dressy occasions.
Interior features include gilding, painted ceilings and red and green velvet walls.
HR are merely the velvet glove around the iron fist of senior management.
gown worn under a cloak of rich, red velvet to keep out the chill.
moulin rouge ' choker using velcro Get a length of velvet ribbon from any sewing store or online.
My mother also carried a muff in red velvet that helped to keep her hands warm, instead of the usual flowers.
The only movement on the sea involved 3 passing Red-throated Divers although the settled Common and Velvet Scoters were also still offshore.
Her body lay in state in a coffin covered in a black velvet pall under a canopy in the black draped dining room.
A black velvet dress featured a plunging back set off with a diamond pendant spelling out the number five.
petticoat of red velvet.
TUDOR HOUSE FURNITURE Sells traditional accessories including pewter, candelabra, bowls and trays, velvet and tapestry cushions.
Like making your bed with satin sheets and plump velvet pillows, then splashing on some Krazy Glue.
plump velvet pillows, then splashing on some Krazy Glue.
plush green velvet.
This beautifully soft velvet baby pouch brings a touch of luxury to carrying your baby.
reclinee back of the stage is a tomb on which a beautiful girl is reclining on black velvet cushions.
The bride wore a elaborate dress of silver tissue and lace and a velvet robe lined with ermine.
How to make your own ' moulin rouge ' choker using velcro Get a length of velvet ribbon from any sewing store or online.
Her range includes sumptuous silk wraps, elegant throws, warm winter velvet scarves and silk sarongs for the beach.
Late autumn and winter weddings demand warm, heavier fabrics such as brocade, velvet and duchess satin.
Also present was a nice duck flock of 76 common scoters 2 velvet scoters and a lovely male scaup.
In winter parties of wigeon and teal are common and rarer ducks seen include velvet scoter and garganey.
Alas, no sight of the promised King Eider, Surf scoter and White-winged Scoter (American subspecies of Velvet Scoter ).
velvet scoter 1970 A wider version, easier to manage downwind.
He wore a semi-military smoking jacket, claret-coloured, with a black velvet collar.
He was elegantly attired in velvet smoking jacket, cravat and cape.
The bridesmaids Rich, deep red, velvet gowns with matching stoles for warmth and carrying white posies or floral baskets.
You could try mixing a tweed sofa in a modern design with a chair in faux suede or velvet.
He wore a black surtout with a velvet collar, and bore eye-glasses suspended with a riband.
She became more tactile, buying herself a velvet skirt because she liked the feeling.
tie-dye prints, stonewashed flower fabrics, frosted velvet, tartan, wool, denim.
The black pair are made from velvet and have a patent leather toecap and fasten with black silk bows.
Chancellor's Assessor and Rector's Assessor: Black velvet trencher cap with black tassel.
tunic tops in velvet and jersey fabrics that create an elegant line on the dancers ' bodies.
One model wriggled in a cherry print tea dress, her hair tucked under a green velvet turban.
He'll have purple and black velvet browband and I'll be in gray tweed with purple tie and brooch.
They stitched on linen, velvet, or silk twill backed by linen, with the fabric stretched across a wooden frame.
Many velvet pieces in rich colors included a red velvet flared hem pinafore dress and red velvet flared trousers.
They come at night, wearing green velvet waistcoats and smoking hats, carrying very large combs and mess up the children 's hair.
Some witches wear traditional black dresses and pointed black boots, while others pair velvet tattered gowns with fishnet stockings and gothic witch hats.
Add some long, fingerless gloves or a velvet choker.
Instead, seek out elaborate details such as sequins or velvet fabric to add adornment.
Velvet Swirl Gown: If you are looking for simple elegance and a gown you can wear on other formal occasions, this dress fits the bill.
The dress has long stripes of velvet interwoven into the matte jersey material.
Use the right type of fabrics, like chiffon or velvet, to really make your dress look luxurious.
Blue Velvet Vintage carries both one-of-a-kind, authentic vintage gowns and vintage-inspired styles from a number of different eras so you can be sure to find the look you desire.
A white faux fur or velvet wrap, shrug, shawl or hooded cape looks stunning a top a white wedding dress.
Some brides even go for color and choose a red velvet or velour stole to wear over their wedding dresses.
A thick satin dress or one made of white velvet or velour would rival those summer styles and in fact, may even look more elegant and formal.
You'll look stunning as you walk down the aisle in stunning velvet or faux fur.
There's a scene in Steel Magnolias when all of the women are in Truvy's beauty shop discussing the groom's cake, a red velvet affair with gray icing in the shape of an armadillo.
For a causal beach wedding dress, you may want to avoid heavier materials like brocade, velvet, and heavy silks.
Many of these items come boxed with a classy black velvet background.
For winter weddings try chocolate, white chocolate, mocha, red velvet, or a rich butter pound cake.
Bridesmaid dresses made of red, green or cobalt blue velvet complete the ensemble.
Choose a floral pattern dress for spring or summer wedding, or a velvet dress with sparkles for a winter wedding.
Vanilla cakes are the most popular wedding flavor, with marble, chocolate, carrot, and red velvet options also among the top choices.
Long velvet bows in deep burgundy, bright red, or forest green are perfect choices for your holiday bridal bouquet.
Flavor: While basic flavors - white, chocolate, red velvet - are easy choices, cupcakes can be made from more gourmet tastes as well, such as mocha espresso, cinnamon, dark chocolate fudge, orange cream, and more.
For example, a simple Christmas wedding centerpiece can be an arrangement of oversized candy canes tied with a large red velvet bow.
Many people didn't know about the groom's cake until they saw the movie Steel Magnolias, in which a red velvet groom's cake in the shape of an armadillo has a supporting role.
If you are ordering your programs from a professional printing shop, look into embossing or other embellishments such as a felt or velvet border or image.
For an added twist, consider using a red velvet cake for the inside.
Steer clear of rich fabrics like velvet or wool that will be too heavy and stifling.
Keep in mind that wool and velvet typically trap heat, while chiffon is a lightweight fabric.
Attire for a Christmas wedding should reflect the season with dresses heavier fabrics such as brocades, velvet, and satin.
Red velvet cakes can coordinate with seasonal colors, and a chocolate peppermint cake is a unique flavor choice.
Velvet, velour, brocade, and matte satin are the most popular holiday fabrics, and many Christmas wedding dresses are trimmed in faux fur or feathers for an extra touch.
Classic Cinderella gowns often have velvet or lace on the bodice, too.
In fact, wearing a burgundy velvet dress or dark navy wool suit may even look out of place.
Creamy lace accents against a chocolate velvet material could give the warm, rich, and classically feminine atmosphere you'd love as the background for your wedding.
A bedspread can be made from a thin material like silk or a thick material like velvet or chenille, but its function is strictly to add a design element to the bed.
The nap on flannel is like velvet that lies flat whenever it's brushed one way.
If you prefer a darker room, though, go for richer and heavier fabrics like velvet that block out the light.
Look for respected brands like Tommy Hilfiger and Royal Velvet, among others.
Bobby Brown, however, stood in front of the velvet rope like an eager 12 year old hoping to get chosen at a b-ball pick-up game.
During Ruben Studdard's time on American Idol, he became known as the "Velvet Teddy Bear" because of his cuddly demeanor and velvety singing voice.
In the never-ending string of the rich and famous being arrested for driving under the influence, Velvet Revolver lead singer Scott Weiland adds his name to the ever-growing list.
A few years later, Weiland was asked to front Velvet Revolver.
Velvet Revolver released their first album Contraband in 2004.
Steve Adler - Former Guns 'N Roses and Velvet Revolver drummer has battled various addictions over the years, most notably, heroin.
Both of the girls' coats also featured matching velvet ribbon belts secured at the waist, which echoed the tie on their mother's ultra-luxe Isabel Toledo dress and matching coat.
Beyond flower girl dresses, often made of satin fabrics, there are many holiday dresses made of velvety materials, such as this velvet and sparkles evening dress.
For a winter event, the same style in a heavy silk or velvet might be desirable.
Popular fabrics in toddlers' party dresses include organdy, linen, taffeta and velvet, all of which require dry cleaning.
They tend to be wool with a contrasting color trim in either fur or velvet.
It's best to opt for velvet or another fabric trim.
InFashionKids.com offers a full line of girls holiday dresses, including a gorgeous black and gold party dress with a black stretch velvet bodice, short sleeves, sash with removable flower and tulle lining for added fullness.
In addition, the company features a stunning silver and black velvet dress for girls.
It includes a black stretch velvet bodice and silver skirt with metallic sheen and black-flocked design.
It may be impractical to dress your toddler in a full-length sequined dress with matching lace handkerchief and crushed velvet beret.
In addition, while T-back and velvet halter dresses are popular during the holiday season, these styles are better suited for warmer climates.
Velvet is a warm and comfortable fabric that is very prevalent during the holidays and your daughter should be able to find a velvet ensemble in red, green, silver, gold, black, and even blue or purple.
Dresses made of sumptuous materials like velvet are plentiful, but you'll also see plaid, brocade and simpler fabrics that are just as holiday-ready.
Dresses that come with jackets can range from fancy velvet with loads of lace to simpler cotton frocks.
Younger girls will likely tolerate fancier duds, while teens may balk at anything with too much lace or velvet.
The coat is most commonly wool and has contrasting trim, often in velvet.
A dark blue or red coat with a velvet collar, buttons and cuffs is as popular today as it would have been in the 1950s.
For a truly classic look, opt for a beret with a velvet ribbon.
Petticoats, plain velvet and rich jewel tones are what individualize toddler holiday dresses from other types of party apparel.
After all, velvet and lace can also cost significantly more than the average Sunday dress.
Your baby may end up face first in the punch bowl at some point in the evening, but if she does so while dressed in the most fantastic red velvet tiered gown, your party host may be more forgiving of such antics.
They can be long, cropped into capris, or made of velvet or Lycra.
Choose a velvet vest for the holidays, worn with a child's suit and dress shoes.
Dillard's sells boys' vests for the holidays in deep green velvet, and they are extremely cute when you pair them with that green tie.
Many dresses may combine two or more of the above materials for an elegant look, such as velvet and taffeta or satin and organza.
For really dressy occasions, choose a silver taffeta dress with a crinoline netting that creates a full-skirt, or forgo the traditional crimson color and choose a rich velvet maroon dress with capped sleeves.
Choose contrasting sashes in silk or satin to add to a satin or velvet dress.
At Hiccups Children's Boutique, you can get very fine smocked dresses, including many perfect for baby's first Christmas, in either warm and practical fabrics like corduroy or luxurious fabrics like velvet.
Few events stir up a woman's emotions like the opportunity to buy a frilly christening gown or a luxurious red velvet first Christmas dress.
It is none the less a pretty little alpine plant, forming on level soils carpets almost as smooth as velvet, starred in early summer with little white flowers.
Vitis Flexuosa - A variable species from China and Japan, with small rounded leaves, toothed at the edges, and a velvet surface, remaining fresh till late in November.
Think of the thick velvet walls of movie theaters way back when.
Place your brooch in a velvet jewelry bag before you store it in the same container with other jewelry.
From elegant black velvet to PVC, hanging jewelry organizers are a wonderful invention patented in 1992.
Store the bangles and bracelets in satin or velvet jewelry pouches and keep them in a jewelry box.
Men shopping this popular vest style can choose from corduroy, plush velvet, poly satin blended or natural materials.
A velour or velvet vest will look best in autumn and winter months, while a poly-satin vest will lend a more formal vibe to your attire.
A slim fitting black trench coat, in leather or velvet or even just wool, makes a man look sexy and dangerous, no matter what his size or stature.
This will only work if you elect to have a coat made of wool or velvet - leather requires a different skill.
Others prefer a more distinctive goth look with a jacket in velvet and trimmed with black lace.
The doublets could be satin, silk, fur, or velvet, or simply "cloth of the realm" (i.e., wool).
Red Velvet cake will not be bright red when you use beets, it will be a dark brownish maroon.
Red velvet mesh babydoll: This Olivia velvet mesh babydoll is a sexy rich red wine color with pearl trim and a front satin tie closure.
Velvet and Faux Fur Chemise: Have fun by surprising your mate with this flattering velvet stretch chemise complete with faux fur trim.
Plus size velvet chemise: Dress up as Santa's sexy little helper with this lingerie.
Crushed Velvet Holiday Set: A super-sexy crushed velvet mini dress with an open front.
If you like a little role-playing, you can sport a stretch velvet chemise accented with faux fur.
This bustier is also available in sexy black stretch velvet in sizes up to 44.
A satin, lacy or sheer corset is best reserved for private viewing, but corsets with lots of embellishments, embroidery or in materials like velvet can be worn in certain settings.
However, the items they put in their Final Clearance section can be marked down by as much as 70%, so that you can get a long, black velvet gown with a plunging neckline for close to a rock-bottom price.
Ample Pleasure also sells a stretch velvet long dress that is red with white fake fur trim on the neckline and cuffs.
A matching velvet hat is sold separately to complete your look.
Why not dress up as Ms. Claus this Christmas in a velvet mini dress from My Plus Lingerie?
Feeling USA has a sexy stretch velvet and fake fur chemise that has a ribbon lace-up front.
Check out the Spoil Me Santa or Candy Cane Cutie stretch velvet dresses at 3 Wishes.
Velvet Siren: If sexy is more your style, you'll enjoy the choices you'll find at this site.
A long, flowing skirt in heavy silk, chiffon or taffeta is the perfect accompaniment, but for less formal venues, velvet or silk slacks would also work well.
The material looks like crushed velvet, offering a feeling of antiquity.
Velvet and heavy silk should be saved for fall and winter.
Fabric: Instead of wool or tweed, fancy pant suits will be made of silk, satin or velvet.
These figure-flattering garments include some of the trendiest items on the Internet - think resplendent off-the-shoulder gowns, sexy wrap cardigans, chic velvet tops, flattering pencil skirts and much, much more.
This is a perfect opportunity to wear things you would never otherwise wear, like stiletto heels, gloves with feather or maribou trim, a boa and a velvet ribbon around your neck.
Many of the coats were designed for larger women, and you can find treasures like a cashmere coat with velvet trim and buttons for rock-bottom prices.
Stick with traditional classics, like leotards and tights, or steal the show with some dramatic velvet dancewear.
Add some dramatic eye-appeal to your dance clothing wardrobe with velvet dancewear.
Velvet adds textural and visual interest with its buttery soft hand and sheen.
However, velvet is a sturdy, stiff fabric with little stretch, so choose those garments with a fabric blend that includes some spandex, and order one or two sizes larger than you normally would because velvet runs small.
Try an elegant red velvet full-length gown for ballroom dances or black velvet jazz pants topped with a zip-front unitard for other events.
Famous plus size fashion models like Crystal Renn and Velvet d'Amour have successfully busted the myth that one has to be twig-thin to look gorgeous in clothes.
In fact, the styles of Velvet frames are comparable to eyewear designers like Black Fly.
Velvet eyewear is manufactured with the intent that snowboarders or skateboarders will be taking these frames for a wild ride.
There are many online vendors selling Velvet eyewear at prices of 20 dollars or less.
It is highly doubtful that Velvet quality merchandise would be experiencing more than a fifty percent discount, so be wary when purchasing.
If you're a fan of role playing games and can't live without experiencing everything that a game has to offer, then you'll definitely want to learn more about Velvet from Overlord.
You can also upgrade these minions and their abilities, which is where Overlord Velvet comes into play.
Velvet from Overlord is one of two sisters who are vying for your affection.
Before you have an opportunity to meet and unlock Velvet, however, you are first presented with her sister Rose.
Velvet can be considered the more evil choice.
Velvet can be thought of as Rose's polar opposite.
Instead of being well-mannered and helpful, Velvet dresses much more provocatively and is much more lustful than her sister.
Another key difference is that Velvet is more inclined to provide improvements for the green and red minions, rather than the brown and blue ones.
Overlord Velvet also refers to these minions as pixies.
This video game is about choices, so you will eventually be presented with the opportunity to choose between Rose or Velvet.
Head back to Velvet's room and open the door.
Choose Velvet by having your minions grab the bed.
And that's how you unlock Overlord Velvet!
It has a finesse while having a velvet punch.
The palate is full-bodied with ripe blackberries, plums, and currants that move along with underlying pepper, tobacco, light vanilla, and a smooth velvet texture.
One has to be wary of Barbara, they can be lip-curling table wines or they can stun with their supple fruity velvet and vibrancy.
While "Velvet Mistress" and "Liquid Seductress" are not your typical Pinot Noir descriptions, they are the type of remarks that lead one to believe there is so much more to Pinot than what you can find on a wine aroma wheel.
This is where the term "velvet" comes into play.
Today, they boast not only the original Marilyn Merlot, but wines such as Marilyn Cabernet, the Velvet Collection, Norma Jeane, and many others.
The interior is lined with black velvet with red piping.
The casket linings range from simple cottons to deluxe velvet and satins.
Inspired by the musicians in garage bands such as Blondie, the Velvet Underground, and the Ramones, these rebels of pop music gave something raw and edgy to the hair industry and their music fans.
Velvet is a classic material choice that looks good on most people.
Alternatively, adding a few rows of gold braid along the hem of some velvet curtains will make them even more opulent and sophisticated.
If your goldfish has a velvety-orange coating on its body or on its fins, then it is probably suffering from Velvet disease, which cause by a parasite called Oodinium pillularis.
The velvet pink and black leopard strings really make it pop.
Velvet tiers adorn the top portion of the suit, that amazingly also features removable straps for two ways to wear; literally it's like buying two suits for the price of one.
These dolls featured sumptuous ball gowns detailed with satin, velvet, sequins and fur.
Go for funky stripes or opt for more sophisticated materials like velvet for a modern upgrade on this classic '80s clothing.
A nighttime ensemble that calls for chic black slacks, heeled boots and long leather gloves can be accentuated with a thicker shawl in a material such as velvet.
Later, Italian fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli designed one especially for air raids - it was the same functional style, complete with a gas mask, flask and velvet turban.
Material is often a strong consideration - cashmere, velvet and silk are always elegant.
This site sells jackets in a shorter length (usually in a metallic or an eye-catching color) and pairs them with dark dresses in things like velvet and satin.
For example, the Bell Sleeve Formal Dress from Janique combines sheer long bell sleeves with velvet detail on the bodice, a long skirt, and a rich burgundy color.
Look for materials like velvet, chiffon and wool, and keep your eyes open for extra fancy details, like sequins, lace and other vivid embellishments.
Look for materials like satin, velvet, and lace to add texture to your holiday dress.
Elegant velvet pantsuits or sequined cocktail dresses in a variety of colors and styles are perfect for these occasions.
Pull out your versatile little black dress and top it with a red velvet jacket or lacy gold bolero.
Material: You'll find plenty of chiffon, satin, silk, taffeta and velvet on cocktail dresses.
Like most designers of that time, she used luxurious fabrics like crepe, velvet, chiffon, and knits to create her gowns, and embellished them with lace, rhinestones, sequins, and other adornments.
Inside the treasure chest, players can store the pieces in velvet drawstring pouches, just like you imagine a pirate might use to keep a bit of his stash safe.
An old sheet, blanket, or a few yards of velvet fabric from the craft store will work well.
Combine candles with pinecones and red velvet bows for a traditional, yet very festive, centerpiece.
Buy a large roll of red velvet ribbon, and make a huge bow for the top of the tree.
Monograms of Distinction: This velvet blue personalized Christmas snowman stocking adds a touch of elegance to the jolly character.
Crafted from classic materials such as red velvet and rich embroidery, our ornaments and tree skirts are detailed with classic touches to add a timeless elegance to any tree.
Elegant gold and burgundy decorations with velvet ribbons would look lovely in a house decorated for a Victorian-era Christmas.
Tree Toppers: A tree topper can be anything from a large velvet bow to an angel to a Santa figure.
Wear a clingy black velvet mini dress with a mysterious cape for an appropriately dark look.
Stretchy fabrics in velvet, brocade, or other rich materials that can adjust for an individual's size without sacrificing comfort.
To be a nobleman, you need a good ruffled linen poet shirt, a velvet doublet, embroidered velvet slops (the baggy trousers that are usually cut to mid-thigh), good hose, boots and a jeweled hat.
Between a craft shop and a fabric shop, you'll be able to find feathers, beads, sequins, velvet, appliqués and fabric paint to create a look that is unique, seductive and matches your costume.
For a woman with a black dress, combine black stockings, heels and a piece of velvet wrapped around the head to be Mata Hari, or any spy.
Overlay: The overlay was either a vest made from brocade, velvet or suede.
The best fabric choices would be fabric that flows like satin and velvet.
It is a floor-length dress with a fitted black velvet strapless bodice with white piping over a full satin skirt.
Most vampire costumes for pooches are machine washable, though there are a few that are made from felt or crushed velvet, which require you to hand wash them or have them dry cleaned.
Dress your mini vampiress in a stunning velvet trimmed vampire costume dress with drawstring bodice.
You can even get one with black velvet trim and a coffin inset with long, flowing sleeves, a lace front and a tall gem-enhanced vampire collar and choker.
Nobility wore fabrics, such as silk, velvet and satin, while the paupers donned clothing made from cotton and well-worn flannel.
Renaissance maiden: Fair maidens are typically waiting for their princes to come rescue them, and they do so wearing elaborate costumes, such as crushed velvet dresses with golden trim and matching headpieces.
You can still buy coats in velvet with contrasting buttons and capelets - sometimes even with a matching muff.
To mimic the star's festive duo, any sort of red and white velvet costume will do the trick.
Focus on Mrs. Santa or elf styles for plenty of holiday options.A short red velvet dress with white faux fur trim is a basic style idea.
For the classic red velvet Santa costume worn on stage- simply opt for a Santa suit and ditch the beard.
A sexy Mrs. Claus costume is usually a miniskirt in red, green or maroon velvet, a tight low-cut bodice and sexy black knee high boots.
Making your own Mrs. Claus costume can get expensive if you are using nice velvet fabrics and furs.
An elf costume can be made by combining red tights with a green velvet dress and a red collar cut from felt.
Velvet Miss Santa: This is a red velvet mini dress with white faux fur trim at the neckline and hem.
Santa's Sweetie: A slightly racier costume, this features a strapless red velvet mini dress with white faux fur trim, black buttons down the front and a black belt.
Velvet Mrs. Claus Plus: A much fancier costume in a red velvet gown with puffed shoulders, an A-line skirt, white faux fur trim and a white apron.
If she is a young girl, she can wear a red dress, possibly in red velvet.
Velvet is a good choice for fabric types, trimmed with white fur.