She shrugged with as much elegance as she could muster, and eyed him with deliberate interest.
His Presidential Discourses (published, London, 1896) were full of elegance and culture.
The lean-to is the least desirable form, since it scarcely admits of elegance of design, but it is necessarily adopted in many cases.
Of his admiration of Hume's style, of its nameless grace of simple elegance, he has left us a strong expression, when he tells us that it often compelled him to close the historian's volumes with a mixed sensation of delight and despair.
"All I can say, General," said he with a pleasant elegance of expression and intonation that obliged one to listen to each deliberately spoken word.
He had changed before Dean's eyes to a perfect balance of charm and elegance, guaranteed to have any female eating out of his hand.
The facade is a triumph of graceful elegance; so light is the tracery, so rich the decoration, so successful the breach of symmetry which gives us a wing upon the left-hand side but none upon the right.
While his great gift to Roman literature is that he first made it artistic, that he imparted to "rude Latium" the sense of elegance, consistency and, moderation, his gift to the world is that through him it possesses a living image of the Greek society in the 3rd century B.C., presented in the purest Latin idiom.
Julien, is exceedingly interesting; its Chinese style receives high praise from the translator, who says he has often had to regret his inability to reproduce its grace, elegance and vivacity.
On three sides it is well preserved, and displays remarkable variety and elegance in its sculptured decorations.
The surface of the walks should be kept well rolled, for nothing contributes more to their elegance and durability.
They are useful in the mixed garden, for though in some cases they are of short duration, many of them are possessed of much beauty of hue and elegance of form.
Thus in the central district of Val de Penas and in the Rioja region (situated between Old Castile and Navarre) in the north-east are produced red wines which in regard to vinosity, body and in some other respects resemble the heavier clarets or burgundies of France - although not possessing the delicacy and elegance of the latter.
The Viennese women are justly celebrated for their beauty and elegance; and dressing as a fine art is cultivated here with almost as great success as in Paris.
"They are as unlike the Malays as we are, excelling them in tallness of stature and elegance of shape, and being perfectly distinguished by their oval face, with a fairly high and open brow, their aquiline nose and their horizontally placed eyes.
Although other parts of France produce excellent wines, the Gironde is easily first if high and stable character, elegance and delicacy, variety and quantity are considered together.
His eloquence was of the vehement order; but it wins hearers and readers by the strength of its passion, the energy of its truth, the pregnancy and elegance of its expression, just as much as it repels them by its heat without light, its sophistical argumentaiions, and its elaborate hair-splittings.
The clearness, elegance and originality of his mode of presentation give lucidity to what is obscure, novelty to what is familiar, and simplicity to what is abstruse.
He shaved and scented himself with the care and elegance which had become habitual to him and, his handsome head held high, entered his father's room with the good-humored and victorious air natural to him.
For currants and raisins, both produced by varieties of the grape-vine, see the respective articles.] Apart from their economic value, vines are often cultivated for purely ornamental purposes, owing to the elegance of their foliage, the rich coloration they assume, the shade they afford, and their hardihood.
As a diplomatist he displayed many brilliant qualities - adroitness in negotiation, incisiveness in argument and elegance in style.
At the same time, it delights the pure theorist by the simplicity of the logic with which the fundamental theorems may be established, and by the elegance of its mathematical operations, insomuch that hydrostatics may be considered as the Euclidean pure geometry of mechanical science.
Although, for instance, the wines of Italy, Greece, the Cape, &c., possess great body and strength, they cannot compare as regards elegance of flavour and bouquet with the wines of France and Germany.
With reference to Automathes he is much more reserved in his praise, denying alike its originality, its depth and its elegance; but, he adds, " the book is not devoid of entertainment or instruction."
Its characteristics are exceptional tallness combined with slenderness and elegance of figure; a face somewhat long, without any special prominence of the cheekbones but having more or less oblique eyes; an aquiline nose; a slightly receding chin; largish upper teeth; a long neck; a narrow chest; a long trunk, and delicately shaped, small hands with long, slender fingers.
Hortensius, and won universal praise for his grace and elegance on the stage.
Hillebrand wrote with facility and elegance in French, English and Italian, besides his own language.
The peculiar merits of the Venetian manufacture are the elegance of form and the surprising lightness and thinness of the substance of the vessels produced.
But his own style was an individual one, marked by lightness and facility, sparkling vivacity, grace and elegance, clear and piquant melody - characteristically French.
This reputation he owes partly to the vast fertility of his pen - according to the historian Sozomen he was credited with having written altogether 3,000,000 lines - partly to the elegance of his style and a certain measure of poetic inspiration, more perhaps to the strength and consistency of his personal character, and his ardour in defence of the creed formulated at Nicaea.
In the Euphausiidae the digitiform-arborescent branchiae, as if conscious of their own extreme elegance, remain wholly uncovered.
With this object in view, the early improvers of hot-house architecture substituted metal for wood in the construction of the roofs, and for the most part dispensed with back walls; but the conducting power of the metal caused a great irregularity of temperature, which it was found difficult to control; and, notwithstanding the elegance of metallic houses, this circumstance, together with their greater cost, has induced most recent authorities to give the preference to wood.
His books, if not of first-rate importance, are marked by lucidity, elegance of style and originality of treatment.
His remains were laid in the burial place of the Sheffield family, Fletching, Sussex, where an epitaph by Dr Parr describes his character and work in the language at once of elegance, of moderation and of truth.
Foremost among epic poets, though not equally successful as a dramatist, was Mihaly Vorbsmarty (q.v.), who, belonging also to the close of the last period, combines great power of imagination with elegance of language.
Then followed the dramatic " Lot's Wife," in marble (1878), and" Artemis " (1880), which for grace, elegance and purity of taste the sculptor never surpassed.
But, on the other hand, he did not equally succeed in attaining elegance, an object at which he seems equally to have aimed.
Four treatises from his pen on Roman antiquities deserve to be commemorated for their erudition no less than for the elegance of their Latinity.
Maria di Provenzano, a vast baroque building of some elegance, designed by Schifardini (1594) Sant' Agostino, rebuilt by Vanvitelli in 1755, containing a Crucifixion and Saints by Perugino, a Massacre of the Innocents by Matteo di Giovanni, the Coming of the Magi by Sodoma, and a St Anthony by Spagnoletto (?); the beautiful church of the Servites (15th century), which contains another Massacre of the Innocents by Matteo di Giovanni and other good examples of the Sienese school; San Francesco, designed by Agostino and Agnolo about 1326, and now restored, which once possessed many fine paintings by Duccio Buoninsegna, Lorenzetti, Sodoma and Beccafumi, some of which perished in the great fire of 1655; San Domenico, a fine 13th-century building with a single nave and transept, containing Sodoma's splendid fresco the Swoon of St Catherine, the Madonna of Guido da Siena, 1281, and a crucifix by Sano di Pietro.
18J5), who has made great discoveries in the 16th and 17th centuries, and who has published, besides a good book about Shakespeare, studies in which a profound learning is relieved by elegance of delivery.
Zanella was a broad-minded and patriotic ecclesiastic, and his character is justly held in equal honour with his poetry, which, if hardly to be termed powerful, wears a stamp of peculiar elegance and finish, and asserts a place of its own in modern Italian literature.
His ghazels, which are written with great elegance and finish, contain many graceful and original ideas, and the words he makes use of are always chosen with a view to harmony and cadence.
His Athenian elegance affords the strongest contrast to the Italian rudeness of Cato's De Re Rustica.
In 1742 a seven-figure table was published in quarto form by Gardiner, which is celebrated on account of its accuracy and of the elegance of the printing.
Though Hobbes claims to have performed his work " with much more diligence than elegance," his version is remarkable as a piece of English writing, but is by no means accurate.
The edifices raised by the Moorish kings of Spain and the Moslem rulers of India may have been more splendid in their materials, and more elaborate in their details; the houses of the great men of Damascus may be more costly than were those of the Mameluke beys; but for purity of taste and elegance of design both are far excelled by many of the mosques and houses of Cairo.
The hotel dining room is furnished with a simple elegance and features a pianist playing live music during peak hours.
She introduced Italian elegance and luxury into the austere court of Cracow and exercised no inconsiderable influence on affairs.
His researches on elliptic functions are of considerable elegance, but their great merit lies in the stimulating effect which they had on later mathematicians.
The graceful form of their body, the elegance and rapidity of their movements, and the exquisite beauty of their colours have been the admiration of all who have had the good fortune to watch them in their native haunts.
Of the numerous works of art discovered in the course of the excavations the statues and large works of sculpture, whether in marble or bronze, are inferior to those found at Herculaneum, but some of the bronze statuettes are of exquisite workmanship, while the profusion of ornamental works and objects in bronze and the elegance of their design, as well as the finished beauty of their execution, are such as to excite the utmost admiration - more especially when it is considered that these are the casual results of the examination of a second-rate provincial town, which had, further, been ransacked for valuables (as Herculaneum had not) after the eruption of 79.
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Here the symmetry points at once to the selection of the three principal axes as the directions for i, j, k; and it would appear at first sight as if quaternions could not simplify, though they might improve in elegance, the solution of questions of this kind.
Johnson, of whose various and often merely churlish remarks on Garrick and his doings many are scattered through the pages of Boswell, spoke warmly of the elegance and sprightliness of his friend's conversation, as well as of his liberality and kindness of heart; while to the great actor's art he paid the exquisite tribute of describing Garrick's sudden death as having " eclipsed the gaiety of nations, and impoverished the public stock of harmless pleasure."
It would be impossible, were it desirable, to enumerate all the varieties of the articles turned out, or to overpraise the beauty and elegance of most of them.
Nor was it oratory alone to which Lysias rendered service; his work had an important effect on all subsequent Greek prose, by showing how perfect elegance could be joined to plainness.
The Madura pottery deserves mention from the elegance of its form and the richness of its colour.
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Besides this most important contribution to the general fabric of dynamical science, we owe to Lagrange several minor theorems of great elegance, - among which may be mentioned his theorem that the kinetic energy imparted by given impulses to a material system under given constraints is a maximum.
He lived well but not lavishly, surrounded by an understated elegance much like him: aloof and pleasant.
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Embellishments-For additional elegance, other additions to the corsage could include lavender sprigs, baby's breath, tiny rose buds and more.
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Despite their overall elegance, they aren't dressy or formal - and thus are perfect to carry on an everyday basis.
The room displayed a faded elegance which I vowed to retain.
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Giovan Vincenzo Gravina wrote a history of Roman law, specially distinguished for its accuracy and elegance.
He gave a printingpress to the Samaj, and established a monthly journal called the Tattwabodhini Patrikd, to which the Bengali language now owes much for its strength and elegance.
Semler was much his superior in originality and boldness, and Mosheim in clearness, method and elegance.
Most brides have an immediate preference for one diamond shape or another, whether they are interested in the classic elegance of a round gem, the sleek sophistication of an emerald shape, or the romantic whimsy of a heart shape.
His pervading characteristic, therefore, is that of an eloquent vagueness, very stimulating and touching at times, but as deficient in coercive force of matter as it is in lasting precision and elegance of form.
Tiffany design prom dresses offer timeless elegance and beauty for that special night.
Of course, choosing a prom dress is a personal choice, but if you want classic elegance that will endure throughout the years, you can't go wrong with a Tiffany design.
You can also choose beautiful embroidery for elegance you can't find on other brands of dresses.
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Never flashy and always at the height of elegance, pearls add that special touch to an ensemble that your ladies will love.
Titanium can be infused with different colors, including brilliant shades of red, yellow, blue, purple, and green, but many people choose black titanium because of its simple elegance and neutrality.
A black titanium engagement ring is a sophisticated, modern design with both elegance and beauty.
Verragio ensures the quality of its rings with a lifetime guarantee on both materials and workmanship, and each handmade ring is a statement of elegance, beauty, and romance.
Enjoy the restaurant's modern accents as well as the old fashioned elegance, complete with century-old glass panel partitions.
Along with its pork belly, truffled lobster-stuffed chicken and crab with cauliflower, the restaurant offers an elegance in both decor and service that can make your dining experience extra enjoyable.
You can enjoy wood-fired dining in all its rustic elegance, feast from the rooftop deck, or call ahead for takeout.
This warm and sophisticated eatery of "rustic elegance" offers seasonal cuisine to ensure that only the freshest ingredients are used.
It is still one of the best histories of Naples, and the style is distinguished by clearness, simplicity and elegance.
The most constant use of curled maple is for the stocks of fowling-pieces and rifles, as it affords toughness and strength combined with lightness and elegance.
His style has been frequently praised by competent authorities for sweetness, richness and elegance.
Are not high rank, great splendour of descent, great personal elegance and outward accomplishments ingredients of moment in forming the interest we take in the misfortunes of men?.
De Morgan's writings, however excellent, give little idea of the perspicuity and elegance of his viva voce expositions, which never failed to fix the attention of all who were worthy of hearing him.
There is an apparently arbitrary transposition of lines and columns; the result would hold good if on the left-hand side we had written (a, (3, y), (a', 13', y'), (a", (3", y"), or what is the same thing, if on the right-hand side we had transposed the second determinant; and either of these changes would, it might be thought, increase the elegance of the form, but, for a reason which need not be explained,' the form actually adopted is the preferable one.
Though naturally knowing nothing of the modern idea of a progressive revelation, his judiciousness, penetration, and tact in eliciting his author's meaning, his precision, condensation, and concinnity as an expositor, the accuracy of his learning, the closeness of his reasoning, and the elegance of his style, all unite to confer a high value on his exegetical works.
The austere dignity of Antiphon, the plain elegance of Lysias, the smooth and balanced finish of that middle or normal character which is represented by Isocrates, have come together in Demosthenes.
a second Rome was arising, with its forum, its triumphal arches, its shows and parades; and in this new Rome of a new Caesar fancy, elegance and luxury, a radiance of art and learning from the age of Pericles, and masterpieces rifled from the Netherlands, Italy and Egypt illustrated the consular peace.
Both were idealists, and their works suffer from a similar lack of arrangement, although distinguished by elegance of form and refined sentiment.
A tumult of applause from every part of Europe followed its publication; and it would be difficult to find in any language a book in which animation and elegance of style are so happily combined with strength and clearness of scientific exposition.
In size and shape the modern race-horse is unquestionably superior, being on an average fully a hand higher than the Eastern horses from which he is descended; and in elegance of shape and beauty of outline he has certainly never been surpassed.
This method rivals in elegance all other methods; problems are investigated by purely algebraic means, and generalizations discovered which elevate the method to a position of paramount importance.
8 On domestic policy their differences were vital, candour, simplicity, and elegance, with which its truths are uttered and recommended."
For grace and elegance of composition, and for the artistic presentation of events, he has a hardly concealed contempt.
Such was the zeal with which Alberti pursued his task that the exterior of the little Rimini church is one of the finest and purest achievements of the Renaissance, and surpasses in beauty and elegance all the rest of his works.
The hotel was the epitome of British colonial elegance in Jamaica.
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Victorian elegance and its central location might tempt you to dine in the hotel's brasserie before popping out for drinks later.
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Mosaic tiled floors, hand carved inlaid furniture and glittering chandeliers set the tone of faded elegance in this 486 room hotel.
This stylish clamshell mobile phone uniquely combines feminine elegance with the latest mobile communications technology.
The dress code is ' casual elegance ', which boils down to no shorts, jeans or T-shirts in the evenings.
combines the elegance of a period house with the modern facilities of a first class training center.
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The airline stated that the uniform will be both " representative of French elegance and a desire to embrace other cultures " .
Future Soul Solaris may be just Steven Soderbergh trying his hand at another genre, but its elegance still dazzles, says Jonathan Romney.
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Good balance and elegance with a crisp, clean finish which makes this an attractive and eminently drinkable wine.
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Behind its imposing neoclassical faÃ§ade lies a world of understated elegance.
Room In The Garden offers a range of high quality structures that are practical yet exude a timeless elegance.
The Parkcity, London Set within the exclusive district of Kensington & Chelsea, the 4* deluxe Parkcity epitomizes elegance and style.
The center combines the elegance of a period house with the modern facilities of a first class training center.
Has adjustable straps for custom fit and its rich iridescent tone lends elegance to this camisole.
Having flown in - yes, that was flown in - especially from the States, Danny was a figure of sartorial elegance.
The timeless elegance of the classic metal alarm clock, with the usability of the modern digital LED unit.
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Queen Square has been restored to its original Georgian elegance.
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Back to top What to wear Subdued elegance rather than over-the-top glitz is the order of the day among the seriously rich.
Whatever your choice casual elegance, combined with gracious hospitality, will be your first impression.
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The attractiveness of the interior - albeit somewhat lopsided in shape - is in its simple, pre-Victorian elegance.
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Old Worlded to rave reviews and is seen as a marriage of old-world elegance and modern design.
palatial surroundings, fine antiques and the highest levels of personal service combine to give the Culloden Hotel an air of elegance.
The result is a system of extreme elegance and sophistication not to mention outstanding musical performance.
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Lovely expressive fruit - sweet plums, cherries and bramble fruits, elegance, succulent tannins and a fresh finish.
For me, Torres was the turning point; its elegance, its complexity, its depth, its stackable plastic towers (!
The sonatas which he wrote for them have astonishing power, and are a mixture of littering elegance and deep profundity.
recreate the ambiance and elegance of a Greco-Roman sanctuary.
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situated in the heart of charming Arundel, The Swan Hotel has been lovingly restored to its former Victorian period elegance.
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His ungainly movement and grinning face were very different from Buckingham's effortlessly suave, understated elegance.
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His two historical works, the histories of Theodosius and of Ximenes, are more remarkable for elegance of style than for accuracy and comprehensive insight.
The formal elegance and conventional grace, alike of thought and of expression, so characteristic of Persian classical literature, pervade the works of the best Ottoman writers, and they are likewise imbued, though in a less degree, with that spirit of mysticism which runs through so much of the poetry of Iran.
With a lively and fertile fancy Eupolis combined a sound practical judgment; he was reputed to equal Aristophanes in the elegance and purity of his diction, and Cratinus in his command of irony and sarcasm.
Perhaps, amidst the great variety of qualities which they possess, none is more universal and more characteristic than a rich elegance, combined with an almost fastidious selection of beautiful forms. It is the super-eminence of these qualities, associated with great decorative skill, that make the splendid pageant of the "Daphnephoria" the most perfect expression of his individual genius.
Others may have surpassed him in originality, learning or reasoning power, but for grasp of his subject, clearness of language, lucidity of arrangement, felicity of illustration, vividness of imagination, elegance of diction, and above all, for sympathy with the intellectual position of those whom he addressed, he has hardly been rivalled.
His writings are full of the fire of youth, and show great beauty and elegance of expression.
It is written with much feeling and elegance, and in a most harmonious metre.
The preamble includes a striking tribute to the advantages that France had derived from the study of the classics: " L'etude de l'antiquite grecque et latine a donne au genie francais une mesure, une clarte et une elegance incomparables.
He has not, indeed, the elegance of Bacon, whom he emulated, and he is often obscure and affected; but his copious imagery and genuine penetration give his reflections a certain charm.
But his chief pleasures were derived from what the astronomer of his Abyssinian tale called "the endearing elegance of female friendship."
But there is one conception of perturbations of such generality and elegance that it forms the common base of all those methods of determining these deviations which have high scientific interest.
With his hospitable intellect he embraces children, beggars, insane, and scholars, and entertains the thought of all, adding to it commonly some breadth and elegance.
Mount this lion head fountain on any wall to recreate the ambiance and elegance of a Greco-Roman sanctuary.
The viewer feels in total harmony with the restrained elegance of the composition.
They have put elegance in the street with the big shops - the big sari shops.
Some of us have failed to point out the Emperor 's lack of clothes, whilst others have been busy praising his sartorial elegance.
Nell could hardly believe this was the same young woman she 'd always admired for her serene elegance and beauty.
Situated in the heart of charming Arundel, The Swan Hotel has been lovingly restored to its former Victorian period elegance.
His ungainly movement and grinning face were very different from Buckingham 's effortlessly suave, understated elegance.
The mathematical elegance of superstring theory collapsed under a mass of messy facts about the real universe.
Perfect for a vintage chic or shabby chic interior, this will add a real touch of elegance.
Under the Sea: Cool elegance and minimalist design makes this old favorite nursery theme look like something new.
Home Depot brings on the elegance with some of the most cutting edge bathroom faucet designs available.
Whether you love the really rugged look of rough rustic or the more refined style generally called rustic elegance, log furnishings convey feelings of country charm, warmth and ambiance.
Rustic elegance log furniture, also referred to as peeled, is made at least partially by machine.
This style of log furniture is known as rustic elegance.
Adding a beautiful curved china cabinet to your home furnishings adds a look of elegance to your living space.
In Hooker's European category, you will find dining tables with Old World grand elegance in the Beladora collection.
The grounds of the Breakers have been restored to their original elegance.
Then cottage chic style interior design may be just the thing to infuse your home with relaxed elegance.
The house had had fire and water damage and parts of the ceiling had rusted away, but its elegance still shone.
British colonial style combines the elegance of British design with the sturdiness necessary for tropical climates.
The overall feel of the collection is of elegance and naturalism.
This idea works best if you don't plan to have serving dishes on the table - otherwise, each dish would require a hot pad which would detract from the simple elegance of the look.
Striking and unique Victorian style furniture can give your room classic elegance and style.
Whether it's a classic shiny brass lamp or an Asian ginger jar lamp, decorative table lamps will add instant elegance and refinement to a traditional, eclectic, or modern room.
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Nothing says elegance like a free standing soaking tub, and if you can pull off one of these, you'll have the ultimate in luxury.
Sometimes, simply adding a few accessories to your bathroom can be all that is required to bring in some elegance.
The art deco look is a mix of elegance and modernism.
The colors are muted and cozy, emphasizing in a classic and refined elegance.
You can transform your dull bathroom into a place of elegance.
Other finishing elements, such as fabric-lined drawers and hand-embroidered linens can lend an air of elegance to your spaces.
You can also add Victorian elegance by employing faux finishing techniques.
Traditional style interior design conjures images of elegance and comfort.
You don't need to spend a lot of money in order to create a feeling of elegance with your table setting.
This framing of your china will elevate your design from nice to true elegance.
If you've ever longed for an easy way to achieve casual elegance or a cozy sense of home without all the clutter, effort and expense, try incorporating decorative throws into your decor.
Even a small number will add a touch of refined elegance and sophistication to your living space.
Pull the color from the wood work or from the darkest tone of the granite counter for understated elegance.
Mosaic tile murals may seem like the height of elegance and beauty, as well as expense.
The beveling helps bring some elegance to the frameless mirror, enabling it to fit in with more formal baths.
This popular designer knows how to bring old-fashioned elegance to the forefront of today's hottest design trends.
If traditional is more your style, a classic Persian or Oriental style rug can add elegance and class to your home.
Renaissance takes you back in history with an elegant Royal flair.Kirsch also offers their Wrought Iron Collection which incorporates old world Spanish influences with modern designer elegance.
Another great element to make your winter decorations have a flair of elegance is to use mirror and ice.
Ice Skaters: An ice skating vignette for a tabletop design might be just the touch of elegance you seek.
Filled with red delicious apples, pomegranates or pears, it will make your table a focal point of simple elegance.
Casual, relaxed meals and rooms can still feature a touch of elegance.
The aroma of this Dolce & Gabbana fragrance obtains a classic old fashioned perfume style to bring out the elegance in the woman who wears it.
In keeping with her vision of classic elegance, Vera Wang perfumes convey the same sophistication.
Paul & Joe Cosmetics are the ultimate in modern beauty mixed with classic elegance.
The color combinations are fancy and rich, plus selected for trendsetting elegance.
Elegance International (EI) was the first accredited professional school of makeup in the United States.
Available in various colors and made of strikingly different materials, perfume bottles exemplify elegance in a way that few other accessories truly can.
Of course, models can pull off elegance even with understated makeup, so don't shy away if you're not one to go all out with color.
Whether it's a festive occasion or a memorable event such as your wedding day, tips for formal eye makeup application can help pull your whole look together with elegance.
This technique allows you to preserve the elegance of the black and white image while highlighting special details.
For those working on scrapbook pages or other large-scale projects, creating a border adds elegance and visual appeal to your project.
You may want to do this anyway, since up-dos' convey sophistication and understated elegance with ease.
For many couples, the simple luxury of a Caribbean beach wedding is enough of a theme - the tropical elegance is both romantic and exotic.
You can even skip the footwear for a beach wedding without loosing any of the elegance.
While a simple gold or platinum band is always a popular choice, many engaged couples want a ring that stands out in elegance and tradition.
Stick with the theme and the probable color scheme by choosing the "Autumn Elegance" wedding cake candle or Autumn Bookmarks.
Wine has an innate elegance about it, conjuring up images of Old Italy, jazz music, and relaxing nights in a bubble bath surrounded by candles.
But you also want to preserve a little bit of sophistication and elegance on your wedding day.
Keep your accessories sleek and simple or elegance and bridal sophistication.
Whether they choose a simple program adorned with a cross or a more elaborate style with several Bible quotes on love and marriage, there are many ways to combine tasteful elegance, spirituality, and romance for a truly blessed wedding day.
Moonlight Bridal is another leader in romantic wedding gowns, intermingling tradition and modern-day elegance.
The Voyage Collection combines comfort with elegance, perfect for those with independent spirits and a relaxed sense of style.
With classic elegance, an amazing variety, and superb affordability, Mori Lee wedding dresses are popular with brides year after year.
There's a slightly informal quality about them, yet they easily command the same elegance and charm of a traditional wedding.
A Christmas themed wedding is a great way to celebrate the holidays with elegance and romance.
Length: Longer gowns are most popular for Christmas weddings because of their warmth and elegance.
Guests can get in on the fun of dressing up and the idea of a masquerade ball lends itself towards class and elegance rather than ghosts and ghouls.
Sometimes a single flower in a simple vase conveys more elegance than a massive floral arrangment with crystals.
Satin ribbons can be tied around the baskets or handles for more elegance if desired.
Dial up the elegance and classiness of the cake by choosing a stenciled border or an elaborate, traditional royal icing design on the top and sides of the dessert.
Additionally, wacky vows aren't usually the best choice for a wedding where the style and theme reflect grace, elegance or sophistication.
Whether that translates into choosing a plain cake to reflect simple values, a cake with an emphasis on elegance or an ornate, unique cake to reflect your interests as a couple, there are a myriad of potential design choices.
They can be hung within a tub enclosure or they can transform a sterile shower stall into an inviting retreat as this touch of elegance adds appeal to your room.
Finding the right touch of elegance in a shower curtain will set the tone for your bath's décor.
One of the ways fashion luxury bedding differs from the everyday bedding is the sophisticated elegance it possesses.
For even more style, try adding a small stud or two between each link after the rod is ready, this will add a bit of charm and elegance to your valance window treatment.
One is that it has a very simple and refined understated elegance.
In addition to the natural elegance and grace canopy beds exude, the curtains used to accent them also contribute greatly to the room's ambiance.
Both images are quite telling of the canopy bed's quintessential charm and elegance.
If your sheets are completely plain, consider an embroidered or lightly embellished comforter and shams to finish the look with a touch of elegance.
Both have a sophisticated elegance that makes them just as appropriate for putting on display as for daily use.
From Disney princess to 19th century British writer, she has hit the silver screen with grace and elegance.
Taste and elegance are two themes that typically justify a high-end clothing purchase.
However, the world of toddler pageants is not about either taste or elegance, it is about "Notice Me!" fashion.
Forget taste and elegance; think glitz and glamour.
Dressing your child with taste and elegance is an entirely different ordeal than slapping on a tie and calling it a day.
Satin or silk adds an element of elegance, and accents of gold will play up the fancy theme.
A regular favorite of department stores such as Neiman Marcus and Saks, Florence Eiseman preserves clean and classic children's fashion with an appeal to elegance.
The more modern Vista class ships are subtly brighter and vaguely resemble other lines' megaships while retaining their classic elegance.
Oceania operates only three ships, the Regatta, Insignia, and Nautica, but each vessel offers casual elegance and unique appeal to every passenger.
Marble and brass fixtures throughout the ships add glitter and elegance, while the ships' libraries are outfitted with faux skylights and marble fireplaces for a decadent feel.
The beauty of all this elegance does get captured on film.
Princess Cruises: The woman's profile with flowing hair turning into waves evokes the romance and elegance of this Love Boat cruise line.
The décor separates Regal Empress from many of the more modern ships, which have added a great deal of aesthetic components but lack the fine detailed elegance that the Regal Empress was born with.
Wind Star Cruises: Specializing in small ship luxury cruises, Windstar offers casual elegance and five-star dining and service.
For covering roots, banks, mounds, pillars, etc., these are excellent, forming at last huge tangled masses of the greatest beauty and elegance in the wild garden.
Leaf color varies from deep green to a beautiful gray-green color that adds elegance to the garden even when the pinks have ceased blooming.
Stone: For the ultimate in elegance, stone is a great choice for a raised flower garden.
The elegance the floor brings to the home is customizable with throw and area rugs.
In today's market, the variety of styles will provide the right size and style to add a touch of elegance to your bathroom while giving the room a lighter and sometimes bigger feel.
Beauty and elegance are definitely part of the new designs, too.
When it's painted it adds a touch of elegance to any room.
Pedestal sinks are popular today because their sleek design and simple elegance stands in stark contrast to contemporary fixtures.
Because art deco items have strong, basic lines and an understated elegance, fixtures from this era can command attention in a remodeled bathroom without distracting from other more subtle touches of the room.
Casablanca Fan Company - Like the name suggests, Casablanca Fan Company designs timeless elegance into all their fans.
Otherwise, a polished marble shower can give you the height of elegance, while river rocks and slate tiles can give your shower a Zen and spa feeling.
The sophistication, elegance and sheer luster of granite countertops is something that many in the Garden State just can't get enough of, and luckily there's no shortage of providers all throughout the state.
With its beauty epitomizing elegance and class, it's no wonder Chanel jewelry is as sought-after as the classic designer's handbags.
Today Chanel offers the same timeless elegance and wonderful appeal that Coco began in the 1930s.
Her inspirations from Byzantine and Baroque jewelry are evident, and the startling juxtaposition of bold, chunky looks with feminine elegance are loved just as much today as when they were first introduced.
Leather has long been a mainstay of the upper class because of its durability, natural properties, and elegance.
Pearl jewelry ranges from the timeless elegance of classic designs through to more contemporary and unusual pieces of jewelry.
Pearls are a classic piece of jewelry and have been a symbol throughout the ages of beauty and elegance.
Baccarat earrings are created with the same superior craftsmanship and elegance of design as the famed Baccarat crystal has been for almost two hundred years.
Exquisite elegance defines these rose gold and diamond endless hoop earrings by Heavenly Treasures.
Whether your look is timeless elegance or contemporary style, pearl rings can be the perfect jewelery accessory.
These range from long dangling earrings that are great for making a statement, to stud pearl earrings with their timeless elegance.
Inspired by the elegant mysterious fairy in Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, this collection reflects the beauty and silvery elegance of the fairy princess.
Sophisticated Lariat: One trendy style is a lariat necklace, which gives a sense of elegance yet can be worn with casual or formal dress.
Filigree gold spacers add a touch of elegance.
A black pearl earring is an interesting combination of modernity and elegance.
It is a classy alternative to the traditional suit-and-tie, creating a style of casual elegance and comfortable sophistication.
Utilizing a variety of rich and natural colors, ranging from cream to maroon, the label adds a touch of simple elegance to the big and tall man's wardrobe.
Scalloped lace along the neckline and seamless molded cups add to the elegance.
Worn with casual flair or to give a dash of easy elegance, the shrug is the perfect mixed weather accessory.
The skirt is a flirty A-line and the dress is trimmed in satin for extra elegance.
Lingerie Diva promises to offer the look of elegance with their sexy lingerie line for plus size women.
From modern chic to Victorian romance and formal elegance to casual charm, discounted plus size wedding gowns are available in a variety of styles and designs.
Elegance differs from one palate to the next, but modest bridal gowns have a common thread: sophistication.
Large ruffles and jeweled embellishments add to the elegance and are appropriate for special occasion dressing.
Plus size women can enjoy a wide variety of silk lingerie in styles ranging from simple elegance to hot, steamy and sexy.
An all-in-one girdle or long-line bra can do that, too, but a strapless corset provides an aura of sexy elegance and gives you the support you need when wearing a strapless dress or blouse.
While the tea length is known for its casual elegance, it is important to find shoes that complement your dress for that finished have-it-altogether look.
The company creates dresses that are known for their affordable elegance.
Not that long ago, discounted plus size formal dresses and gowns with the look of sophisticated beauty and elegance were difficult to find.
Pant suits are usually well-received for fancy occasions, so long as they're designed with elegance in mind.
Often, it's that small hint of shine, color or lace at the bust that adds just the right amount of femininity and elegance to an otherwise somber, Plain Jane business ensemble.
Today's plus size upscale offerings are worth a second look, thanks to their elegance, quality and attention to detail.
Trouser socks and hose are perfect for adding comfort to high heels and elegance to your business suit, while being more practical overall.
Some plus size women fear that their options are limited, but in truth, more and more designers are branching out and creating swimsuits with flair, style and elegance - in every size.
But they will add elegance to your overall form and make a good dress look that much better.
Both stunning and practical, this is a classic black wrap dress with extra elegance.
With a snug top that draws attention to the bust, cinched waist and flowing skirt, they have a lovely, timeless elegance.
For instance, add a touch of elegance to flannel pajamas with glamorous faux fur-trimmed mules or go for uber warmth and comfort with genuine Uggs Coquette slippers.
The elegance and comfort of jacquard makes you feel extra-glamorous.
A beaded dress is the epitome of sophisticated evening glamour, and it brings an immediate elegance to any woman's wardrobe.
They add softness and elegance to your look and heighten your aura of sensuality and mystery.
With proper care, your sheer robe will provide you with years of elegance and wear.
This is one of the rare dresses that provides more complete coverage while not shirking on elegance.
Princess seams and three-quarter sleeves add to the elegance.
Heels that are two inches or less can still add some height and elegance to your look without being a hazard.
Though shorter styles represent elegance, and may flatter some faces, women with strong hair want to show it off.
This is a French line designed with Parisian elegance using quality materials and some of the latest technological advancements.
The bronze polarized lens only adds to its elegance.
Almost everyone is familiar with the Dockers name, and now the company has brought their trademark casual elegance to the world of fashion eyewear.
Blending new fashion trends and vintage styles, the Book Mates collection is one of understated elegance and bold intelligence.
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.
They are intended to last for a lifetime, and to give an aura of timeless elegance and classic style.
They are the combination of flare and elegance that is unheralded in the eyewear world.
VO2388B: These black and ivory frames are the very height of simple elegance.
Chanel is one of the leading designer brands in fashion due to the timeless elegance that is seen in all of its products.
Luxury: Refined and sophisticated, the Luxury category is outfitted with standout materials, such as precious stones, to give an added touch of elegance.
Rich colors done in earth tones add a touch of elegance to the glasses in the line.
Illions Carousel: Built in 1909, this classic carousel has hand-carved horses and carriages that embody the beauty and elegance of nostalgic amusement rides.
When Wine Spectator Magazine's James Laube reviewed the wine in 2005, he gave it 87 points for elegance and finesse, praising flavors of raspberry and black cherry.
The blended red wine is rustic and earthy but inserts opulence and elegance in the same swirl of the glass.
Winemakers harvest the grapes at lower ripeness in comparison to other regions and the wines have a particular elegance and finer structure.
This helps reduce strain to the muscles, but also adds a certain element of grace and elegance to the dance.
Micro braids are favored by many African-American women because they add elegance and intricacy to harder-to-style hair.
It is no surprise, then, that a Sandra Bullock hair style is sure to garner attention with its simple flair and elegance.
Many girls opt for the elegant style with elaborate curls or waves in the resulting ponytail to add elegance and flourish.
A stylist can also help adjust a standard style into a personalized coif, adding elegance and individuality to a girl's prom appearance.
Flower girls cherish the opportunity to dress up and be elegant princesses, and even a simple style should incorporate some elegance and beauty so she feels as special as the day will be to her.
In fact, some of the most memorable hairstyles are the ones that don't take attention away from the bride's dress, makeup and accessories, yet still manage to highlight her feminine elegance.
When in doubt, there's nothing like a French braid or two to give you simple, chic elegance.
The braid is woven directly on the clip, and streamers of ribbon may be left dangling for extra elegance and flair.
Headbands add a modern touch to the ponytail, while a fabulous pair of chandelier earrings gracing your earlobes will add a Grecian elegance to any ensemble.
A simple but striking style, mixing romance and elegance, is to braid your hair in a number of micro braids and then twist them together before winding them all around the top of your head.
Prom is a special night for any teenager, and it is a wonderful opportunity for sophistication, elegance, and flair.
A fancy style stands out and accentuates her elegance, beauty, poise, and confidence.
Thirties is a time for a little more structure and elegance.
Updos: Wedding updos are the most popular hair styles for brides, and pearl hair pins can be scattered throughout updo curls to add a touch of elegance.
Evening homecoming hairstyles can include a touch of elegance worthy of a formal event held after dark.
For example, it's highly likely that a woman who loves clean elegance is going to opt for a simple gown and a sleek hairstyle.
At the very least, these areas of poetic education will provide a student with a lifetime's worth of cultural references that will enrich his conversation with erudition and elegance.
Clothes that fit well while offering comfort and elegance can be challenging to find but many retailers, designers, and celebrities have put forth considerable effort into helping women find their perfect matches.
For Over 100 years, the Westin St. Francis Hotel has been synonymous with gracious living and elegance.
Over the years, the hotel has expanded to add a third tower, a spa, and more meeting and banquet space, but the original elegance remains.
The lobby, reception area, restaurant, bar area and guest rooms have been updated to blend the elegance of times gone by with the convenience and clean lines of contemporary design.
Morgan later designed Hearst Castle in San Simeon, Calif.The hotel's exterior resembles an Italianate palace and the interiors evoke turn-of-the-20th century elegance.
No matter which Anne Cole collection you shop, know that the underlying thread throughout the different looks is one of elegance and sophistication.
Relish this suit for its ruched detailed top, and tie-around the neck elegance.
If it's elegance you are after, then it's hard to go wrong when it comes to Calvin Klein's various swim designs.
Gold is great for elegance, purple is royal; the list goes on and on.
Speaking of elegance, it doesn't get any more chic than this crisp white number by Vix Swimwear.
If, on the other hand, you prefer a style that sports a bit more sophisticated elegance, then look no further than the Bisou Bisou style at JC Penney.
When dealing with a fashion design team like Parke & Ronen who effortlessly embody tailored elegance, it's not surprising to find their mens bathing suits as fashionably detailed as the rest of the clothing line.
All of these suits are a bit pricey, but they offer the same chic elegance and effortless beauty as the monokini swimwear featured above.
Solids: Full of timeless style and elegance, this selection of solid tops and bottoms complements the complete color palette of the other six lines.
Elegance can be just as present in more casual attire as it can be in formal dresses.
A main component of elegance will be how you wear the clothes.
Simple elegance defines the little black dress.
While some women always connect elegance with particular fabrics - such as silk and chiffon-others attribute it to the style of dress and how a woman wears it.
One thing is for sure, the Chanel name is associated with timeless elegance.
Casual Elegance: Pair your trench with a favorite pair of your blue jeans, a turtleneck and a well-worn pair of boots for a healthy mix of casual comfort and understated elegance.
A sash tie is also featured on this look, but again, the sumptuous elegance is enhanced by the coat's color; this time it's a deep, Victorian-like, midnight blue.
The satin tie only adds to the elegance and drama of this beautiful, versatile coat.
Adding some elegance to your nighttime ensemble with evening shawls will increase your sophistication factor in the simplest of ways.
Gowns by Simple Elegance: Talk about a selection!
The sheer elegance and effortless chic that radiates from a woman wearing a black dress is something to behold, indeed.
Light, airy and comfortable, these dresses have an air of casual elegance.
For example, a faux fur gilet (very popular in fall and winter 2009) instantly dresses up a black turtleneck, jeans and boots; or a multi-chain necklace adds instant elegance to a plain T-shirt.
The elegance is emphasized more by dark solid colors, but summer typically calls for prints and pastels.
Longer dresses add a touch of casual elegance while helping to shield your legs from pesky mosquitos.
From a J Kara beaded chiffon dress to a Kenneth Cole ruffled black sheath, elegance abounds at this retailer.
A knit dress solves the problem in an instant, offering a combination of comfort and elegance.
It's a chance to celebrate creativity, elegance and over-the-top drama at its finest.
Gowns by Simple Elegance has not just long sleeved styles, but styles with matching jackets.
That way you don't have to worry about matching your outerwear to the dress; they're already paired up with your warmth and elegance in mind.