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  • She was a vision, wearing a pale taupe nightgown with a lace bodice.

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  • His hands shook as he fumbled to lace his boots.

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  • Among the city's manufactures are oxide of tin and other chemicals, iron and steel, leather goods, automobiles and bicycles, electrical and telephone supplies, butted tubing, gas engines, screws and bolts, silk, lace and hosiery.

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  • The lower edge and the sleeves are usually garnished with lace, lined with violet or red silk in the case of prelates, or - more rarely - with embroidered borders.

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  • She has on a dainty lace dress and satin slippers.

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  • The room was utterly feminine, from the pale colors to the silk and lace accents and carved furniture.

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  • While Cynthia might not have "come to terms" with her quickly acquired family, she was positively thrilled to announce the wedding to all who'd listen, skirting the impending birth like a ballet dancer, concentrating on lace and promises, even if the color was off-white.

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  • The familiar swing of the necklace drew her gaze as she leaned over to lace a boot.

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  • A waitress wearing a lace cap denoting her Pennsylvania Dutch heritage seated him at a small corner table by the window.

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  • The earrings would go well with her white lace and satin wedding dress – and her wedding ring, of course.

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  • Lace and lace curtains are made largely at Nottingham.

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  • The lace factories are also important and employ 5000 hands.

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  • Fancy cotton goods are of great variety, and many of them have trade names that are used temporarily or occasion produced on the surface of the cloth by needles placed in a sliding frame; lustre, a light dress material with a lustrous face sometimes made with a cotton warp and woollen weft; zephyr, a light, coloured dress material usually in small patterns; bobbinnet, a machine-made fabric, originally an imitation of lace made with bobbins on a pillow.

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  • 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.

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  • The carved headboard was beautiful but it was the lace canopy and matching bedspread that caught and held her attention.

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  • The manufactures of lace, carpets and curtains, furniture and carriages may be particularly mentioned, but it is chiefly as a place of residence for the well-to-do that the city has increased in size and population.

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  • In like manner the manufacture of silk fabrics in the districts of Manchester, Middleton, Macclesfield, London (Spitalfields) and Nottingham (for silk lace) has decreased proportionately.

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  • The main industry of Calais is the manufacture of tulle and lace, for which it is the chief centre in France.

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  • The manufactures of the town are principally hosiery and lace, and various kinds of stoneware.

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  • The principal manufactures include leather, carpets, woollen goods, flannels, blankets, lace, boots and shoes; and fisheries and shipbuilding are also carried on.

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  • The manufacture of thread lace was replaced by silk weaving about 1750, but this has decayed.

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  • Her dress was of Spitalfields silk; her veil of Honiton lace; her ribbons came from Coventry; even her gloves had been made in London of English kid - a novel thing in days when the French had a monopoly in the finer kinds of gloves.

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  • Although Ypres is unlikely to regain the importance it possessed when its "red-coated" contingent turned the day in the great battle of Courtrai (1302), it has an important linen and lace trade and a great butter market.

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  • The main industry of Calais is the manufacture of tulle and lace, for which it is the chief centre in France.

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  • The manufactures of the town are principally hosiery and lace, and various kinds of stoneware.

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  • The principal manufactures include leather, carpets, woollen goods, flannels, blankets, lace, boots and shoes; and fisheries and shipbuilding are also carried on.

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  • His hand slipped under hers, his palm making warm contact with hers, and then his fingers found their way to lace with hers.

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  • composed of lace.

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  • The costume of the Tosks differs from that of the Ghegs; its distinctive feature is the white plaited linen fustanella or petticoat, which has been adopted by the Greeks; the Ghegs wear trews of white or crimson native cloth adorned with black braid, and a short, close-fitting jacket, which in the case of wealthy persons is embellished with gold lace.

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  • In the town there are tanneries, and manufactures of alcohol, chocolate and soap. The women make fine lace.

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  • Plauen is now the chief place in Germany for the manufacture of embroidered white goods of all kinds, for the finishing of woven cotton fabrics, known as Plauen goods, and for the making of lace.

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  • The suburb is now almost wholly occupied with manufactures, the chief of which are chemicals, boots and shoes, carpets and lace.

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  • About 5000 women and children are engaged in producing Maltese lace.

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  • The manufacture of cloth is the chief industry; lace, starch, machines, cigars and chemicals are also produced, while spinning, dyeing, brewing and printing are carried on.

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  • It is also a centre for hat-making, and produces cloth-fabrics, lace, umbrellas, casks, chairs, wooden shoes, candles and pastries.

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  • Malmesbury has an agricultural trade, with breweries, tanneries and manufactures of silk and pillow lace.

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  • Lace work was introduced into the public schools in 1903.

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  • In addition to agriculture, Biggleswade was formerly engaged in straw-plaiting and lace manufacture.

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  • from Kroonstad to Klerksdorp, passing (17 miles) the Lace diamond mine and (45 miles) the coal mines at Vierfontein.

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  • Lace, somewhat resembling that of Brussels, is made by the women of the mountainous districts.

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  • Among the industries are manufactures of cotton, lace and embroidered muslins, and carriage-building, and there are also large market gardens, the district being famed especially for its apples, and some dairy-farming; but the prosperity of the town depends chiefly upon the coal and ironstone of the surrounding country, which is the richest mineral field in Scotland.

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  • It is usually decorated with lace, but in modern times - in Germany at least - also with embroidered bordures.

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  • Lace is made, while the men go in May to the coral fisheries off the Sardinian coast.

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  • It is a recognized law among high-class furriers that furs should be simply arranged, that is, that an article should consist of one fur or of two furs of a suitable contrast, to which lace may be in some cases added with advantage.

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  • Kingston's principal manufactures are tobacco, cigars and cigarettes, street railway cars and boats; other manufactures are Rosendale cement, bricks, shirts, lace curtains, brushes, motor wheels, sash and blinds.

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  • Ghent is the capital of the textile industry, and all the towns of Flanders are actively engaged in producing woollen and cotton materials and in lace manufacture.

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  • The exports of greatest value are textiles, lace, coal, coke, briquettes, glass, machinery, railway material and fire arms.

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  • Other notable branches of manufacturing industry, besides those already named, are flour-mills, jute, hosiery, lace, paper, cement, hats, haberdashery, machinery, tobacco, soap and candle factories, iron and steel works, distilleries, breweries, potteries, vinegar, chocolate, varnish, furniture, clothing and brickworks.

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  • Fifteen plants are known to furnish dyes, and eight are sources of fibre - the caraguatay especially being employed in the manufacture of the exquisite nanduty or spider web lace of the natives.

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  • He was arrested, tried at the Old Bailey, and after being acquitted on a charge of stealing lace, found guilty of taking a reward for restoring it to the owner without informing the police.

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  • Glass and porcelain are largely produced in Bavaria; lace in Sxony; tobacco in Bremen and Hamburg; chemicals in the Prussian province of Saxony; watches in Saxony (Glashutte) and Nuremberg; toys in Bavaria; gold and silver filagree in Berlin and Aschaffenburg; and beer in Bavaria and Prussia.

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  • Mons is now a flourishing town with a good trade in cloth, lace, sugar refinery, &c.; but its chief importance is derived from its proximity to the Borinage (place of boring), district containing mines of the finest coal in Belgium.

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  • and at last stood lace to face with the god.

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  • Some brewing, distilling and tanning are carried on, and the manufacture of very beautiful lace is maintained at the Convent of the Good Shepherd; but a formerly important textile industry has lapsed.

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  • Its manufactures are lace and linen and it has a brisk trade in live-stock, oil and wine.

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  • It has an active trade in agricultural products, and manufactures lace, light wicker-seated bentwood chairs, silk, &c.

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  • The weaving of lace curtains has made considerable progress, in 1878 only 45 hands being employed against 2875 in 1 9 01.

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  • The total number of persons working in textile fabrics in 1901, exclusive of 21,849 drapers, mercers and other dealers, but including 43,040 employed in mixed or unspecified materials (hosiery, lace, carpets, rugs, fancy goods, &c., besides a large number of " undefined " factory hands and weavers), amounted to 174,547 persons.

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  • One minister who appeared in gold lace and dress sword for his first, and regularly appointed, official call on the president, was received - as he insisted with studied purpose - by Jefferson in negligent undress and slippers down at the heel.

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  • Meman women wear also the aba, or overcoat, which differs from that worn by men in that it has loose half sleeves, and fastens with two buttons at each side of the neck over the shoulders; it is embroidered on the breast, and adorned with gold lace on the skirts.

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  • After the decline of its woollen trade Tiverton became noted for the lace manufacture introduced by John Heathcoat (1783-1861), inventor of the bobbin net frame.

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  • The manufactures consist of fine cloths, silk, cotton, woollen and linen fabrics, girdles and lace, paper, hats, leather, earthenware and soap. There are numerous oil mills and brandy distilleries.

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  • 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.

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  • The town has a church of the 15th and 16th centuries and carries on the manufacture of paper, lace, ribbon, rosaries, &c., and trade in cheese.

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  • Manufactures are few and undeveloped, but lace from the aloe fibre, Turkey carpets and basket-work are produced by the villagers, and boats are built at both the principal towns.

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  • Tweeds, blankets, shawls, tartans, lace curtains, cottons and winceys are also produced.

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  • Portuguese cabinet-work deteriorated in the 19th century; the glassworks and potteries of the Aveiro and Leiria districts have lost much of their ancient reputation; and even the exquisite lace of Peniche and Vianna do Castello is strangely neglected abroad.

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  • Lace, which is pursued as a home-industry in the Erzgebirge region, has its principal centre at Weipert, while Strakonitz has the speciality of the manufacture of red fezes (Turkish caps).

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  • The shipbuilding of Kiel and other seaports, however, is important; and lace is made by the peasants of north Schleswig.

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  • Among other textile industries attaching to definite localities may be mentioned the silk manufacture of eastern Staffordshire and Cheshire, as at Congleton and Macclesfield; and the hosiery and lace manufactures of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire.

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  • Malines, although no longer famous for its lace, carries on a large trade in linen, needles, furniture and oil, while as a junction for the.

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  • As a boy he worked in a lace factory, where he attracted the notice of the leaders of the Baptist community, who sent him to the academy at Leicester and the Baptist college at Nottingham to be educated for the ministry.

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  • Many of the lace designs are French, as a number of French refugees settled in and near Cranfield.

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  • Similarly the lace industry is associated with Catherine of Aragon, who, when trade was dull, burnt her lace and ordered new to be made.

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  • As late as the r9th century the lace makers kept "Cattern's Day" as the holiday of their craft.

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  • The Flemings, expelled by Alva's persecutions (1569), brought the manufacture of Flemish lace to Cranfield, whence it spread to surrounding districts.

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  • In 1794 further French refugees joined the Bedfordshire lace makers.

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  • his controversies and his lace tags, for the purpose of amusing himself with what he considered merely as a trifle.

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  • manufacture of lace now gives employment to at least 6000 persons in the town, and horticulture is carried on extensively in the suburbs.

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  • St vcTal of der sites La [he /Yorthern part were suggested by the lace MV La Trr/be ...Bateman and some of those Southern part by M' &cm,Ztort H Fulton en Mein report, the RuyalCammuswn.

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  • It is the chief seat of ribbon weaving in Germany, and manufactures thread, lace, braids, cotton and cloth goods, carpets, silks, machinery, steel wares, plated goods and buttons, the last industry employing about 15,000 hands.

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  • The Spanish mantilla is a covering for the head and shoulders of white or black lace or other material, the characteristic head-dress of women in southern and central Spain.

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  • He wore green velvet trousers, a canary-coloured waistcoat, low shoes, silver buckles, lace at his wrists, and his hair in ringlets."

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  • The Erzgebirge is celebrated for its lace manufactures, introduced by Barbara Uttmann in 1541, embroideries, silk-weaving and toys.

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  • The town manufactures lace, gloves, sail-cloth and fishing-nets, and has extensive potteries, tanneries, sawmills and foundries, while shipbuilding is also carried on.

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  • Lace-making was formerly the chief industry, but machines for making lace set up in the town by John Heathcote were destroyed by the Luddites in 1816, and the manufacture lost its importance.

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  • It has lace, dyeing and tanning industries, and manufactures of toys and musical instruments; and there is a convalescent home for the poor of the city of Leipzig.

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  • Other industries include the manufacture of artificial flowers, wax-cloth, chemicals, ethereal oils and essences, beer, mineral waters, tobacco and cigars, lace, indiarubber wares, rush-work and paper, the preparation of furs and numerous other branches.

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  • But he maintained the legislation of the Valois, who placed industry in a state of strict dependency on finance, and he instituted a servitude of labor harder even than that of individuals; his great factories of soap, glass, lace, carpets and cloth had the same artificial life as that of contemporary Russian industry, created and nourished by the state.

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  • The cotton industry was long principally centred in Catalonia, and mainly in the province and town of Barcelona, famed also for their manufactures of lace, woollen and linen goods.

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  • At Trebizond they took lace sacres.

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  • The carved headboard was beautiful but it was the lace canopy and matching bedspread that caught and held her attention.

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  • While Cynthia might not have "come to terms" with her quickly acquired family, she was positively thrilled to announce the wedding to all who'd listen, skirting the impending birth like a ballet dancer, concentrating on lace and promises, even if the color was off-white.

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  • His hand slipped under hers, his palm making warm contact with hers, and then his fingers found their way to lace with hers.

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  • The off-the-shoulder style with its white lace made the most of her newly acquired tan, and the shiny black belt and full skirt made her waist look small.

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  • The room was utterly feminine, from the pale colors to the silk and lace accents and carved furniture.

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  • The dining room table was set with a linen tablecloth under a handmade lace cover, fine china, Waterford crystal and brass chargers.

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  • She was a vision, wearing a pale taupe nightgown with a lace bodice.

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  • Instead of designer thongs or flimsy lace things, Ethel wore the plainest of cotton panties, the type described by past generations as 'practi­cal.'

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  • A waitress wearing a lace cap denoting her Pennsylvania Dutch heritage seated him at a small corner table by the window.

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  • The earrings would go well with her white lace and satin wedding dress – and her wedding ring, of course.

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  • The familiar swing of the necklace drew her gaze as she leaned over to lace a boot.

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  • His hands shook as he fumbled to lace his boots.

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  • Children can lace soft beads and plastic spacers in a multitude of combinations.

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  • They can be used to conceal the "stems" of flowers which have been made in various crafts such as lace making.

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  • adorned with a delicate lace trim and ties elegantly under the bust.

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  • Crystals: soft blue crystals, such as blue lace agate, blue beryl or azurite.

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  • Fabrics include batiks, cottons, rayons, silks and fine lace.

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  • Crystals: soft blue crystals, such as blue lace agate, blue beryl or azurite.

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  • bobbins used to make Pillow lace.

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  • Ellen's in the wheel winding room where they wind the silk onto the small flat bobbins that fit into the lace machines.

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  • bobbin lace site.

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  • Since lace bobbins are worked in pairs, many people make the spangles the same for a pair.

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  • Important Note: Please be aware that the dress does not have a lace bodice tie to the front as the picture stipulates.

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  • Arms and neckline are trimmed with decadent baby blue and white ruffled lace and a cream ribbon bow.

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  • The underwired bra has an embroidered lace panel down the side of each bra cup.

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  • brocaded silk gown with long closed sleeves and square collar, trimmed with silver lace and silver frogs.

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  • They specialize in smart traditional styles including brogues, formal lace ups and slip ons, and styles with toe caps.

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  • She sports the latest black lace trimmed cloak, and carries the essential accessory - her twiggy broomstick!

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  • cape made from felted wool with the second, shorter layer being of lace.

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  • The Lace Market Hotel is the ticket in Nottingham for location, originality and the odd celeb.

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  • His " duo " concept carried through to evening wear, as layers of soft chiffon softened the line of body-hugging lace sheaths.

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  • The bride wore a two-piece ivory chiffon, long-sleeved lace dress with pleated skirt and had a matching ribbon in her hair.

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  • Lace City Singers, Nottingam the largest barbershop chorus in the UK and the current UK & Ireland Champions.

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  • cobweb lace scarves for the most discerning customers - featuring all-over Shetland lace patterns.

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  • The bodice is laced and would probably have had a deep lace collar and cuffs.

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  • It is decorated with delicate pink lace and a removable velvet flower corsage.

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  • It is also decorated with a lace and ribbon corsage.

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  • I love the sound of the blue satin jacket and white lace cuffs.

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  • Periton's new work for Gallery 4 will hang over the windows like intricate lace curtains.

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  • delicate lace.

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  • very demure early 60's cocktail dress in corded black lace, with black acetate lining.

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  • demure early 60's cocktail dress in corded black lace, with black acetate lining.

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  • Behind his shoulder is a sewing machine, carefully covered with a spotless lace doily.

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  • Loose metal threads and gold lace edgings were secured by stitching with Gutermann's polyester ' Skala ' threads.

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  • embroidered with flowers and with nylon machine lace around the edges.

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  • Its non-slip top is decorated with intricate floral lace embroidery.

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  • A dark blue jacket with gold lace and buttons, and gold epaulets.

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  • It features exquisite, lace kissed edges and has delicate, adjustable straps.

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  • filet lace.

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  • filigree work and handmade lace.

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  • The most beautiful white lace dress was hanging inside, complete with matching shoes, gloves and a coronet of white freesias.

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  • gift-wrap ribbon, or a frill of lace and a posy of artificial flowers.

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  • guipure lace, using crochet.

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  • handcrafted goods such as lace and silverware.

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  • Thomas Brand for stealing a lace handkerchief from John Woodgate at Brent Eleigh.

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  • hosta leaves looking like fine lace.

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  • intricate floral lace embroidery.

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  • What happens if you replace 1 and 2 by any two numbers lace 1 and 2 by any two numbers l and m with l m?

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  • What happens if you replace 1 and 2 by any two numbers lace 1 and 2 by any two numbers l and m with l m?

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  • lace soft beads and plastic spacers in a multitude of combinations.

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  • Arms and neckline are trimmed with decadent baby blue and white ruffled lace and a cream ribbon bow.

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  • Fashioned in sheer striped tulle, the neckline and hem are trimmed in rich embroidered lace with ribbon details.

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  • A feminine Swiss dot floral design is printed throughout and accented with scalloped lace edging.

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  • Instead of tying laces, consider buying lace locks, which will hold your laces tight.

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  • Beside working with the bobbins, there is needle lace, knitted lace, netting, crochet and tatting.

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  • The cups of the chemise are made of stretch floral lace.

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  • The luxurious soft silk of this cami is trimmed with delicate lace.

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  • handmade lace is still produced locally, mainly for pleasure, the Museum contains an extensive collection.

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  • lace tablecloth.

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  • lace trimming.

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  • lace shawls.

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  • lace bodice and her train was 20 minutes late.

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  • lace curtains of Britain ' s political poverty.

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  • lace ruffle neck top and classic jeans.

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  • Lacemaking For 300 years Olney was at the heart of bobbin lacemaking For 300 years Olney was at the heart of bobbin lace making industry in the area.

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  • The principal manufacture is of pillow lace and shoes.

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  • With new updated speed lacing, Final version to have the top two fasteners to be lace ' hooks ' .

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  • Leaning on her arm was a slightly-built old lady with white ringlets, dressed all in black and wearing a lace mantilla.

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  • So the poor milliner 's wares, although beautified by lace and ribbons, are worthless unless you are perched upon them.

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  • Only Otík's hands in their little woolen mittens are sticking out, and crumpling up the lace on the blanket.

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  • needlepoint braid lace that has a following around the world.

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  • There are lace curtains and china ornaments and an elderly couple very frightened.

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  • This great vintage evening bag has a padded pale Lilac satin body and handle, with a matching lace overlay on the front.

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  • I first saw soaker pants mentioned in a Steiner book; they didn't have the fancy lace tho ' .

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  • Slowly, she slid her white lace panties to the floor before lying down on her waterbed.

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  • Using a channeling knife, carefully remove a long thin lace from around a peeled parsnip.

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  • Still, if anyone finds out how many black lace petticoats Edward IV had, you know who wants to know.

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  • pillow lace and shoes.

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  • A few things to include might be lace pillows, freshly cut flowers, candles or low lighting.

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  • Sling back style with a lace up front and alternate colored piping around the shoe.

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  • They were paid a pittance for lace made by the yard, .

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  • Her hair was back in a loose ponytail, tied with a piece of lace, and she wore tiny pearl earrings.

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  • Queen Annes Lace is the wild progenitor of the domesticated carrot.

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  • It has lace inset handles which measure 18 inches long and is decorated with black grosgrain ribbon.

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  • The bride wore a elaborate dress of silver tissue and lace and a velvet robe lined with ermine.

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  • A striking cropped leather jacket with bow was featured with a lace ruffle neck top and classic jeans.

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  • ruffled lace and a cream ribbon bow.

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  • ruffled lace and a cream ribbon bow.

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  • scalloped lace edging.

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  • More pictures of the Victorian lace shawl - click here.

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  • shoe lace.

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  • The luxurious soft silk of this cami is trimmed with delicate lace.

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  • The pattern uses six skeins of Artisan Lace Weight yarn (20 gram skein = 300 meters ).

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  • It has wonderful lined puffed sleeves and a gathered lace edged neckline.

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  • Babydoll 60's unworn top and knickers set - aqua green and cream lace The must-have sleep set for your girlie slumber party!

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  • Made from beautifully soft black lace with tie halterneck top.

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  • A classic look for autumn - these are the most luxurious lace net stockings on the site.

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  • The diagonally striped sleeves are decorated with matching bands and her cuffs are hemmed with needlepoint lace.

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  • Floor length red table covers under a smaller white lace tablecloth.

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  • tambour lace.

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  • trimmed with lace.

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  • trimmed with ribbons and lace.

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  • It has a simple, modern cut embellished with delicate lace trimming.

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  • In sheer striped tulle with sumptuous lace embroidery around the neckline, it has a central ribbon detail and dainty shoulder straps.

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  • The plain underskirt has a lace trim around the hem.

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  • Valentine, paper lace, 1870s valentine, paper lace, 1870s Valentine Cards The custom of sending Valentines is hundreds of years old.

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  • The top has slit flutter sleeves, appliques of lace and an empire waist.

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  • His dress uniform would be decorated with gold lace but here the detail is a piped edging made of superfine white wool.

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  • The large industrial population of the town is occupied in the manufacture of lace, which extended hither from Nottingham; there are also railway carriage works.

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  • The growth of the lace industry in the 17th century hastened the process by leading to the substitution of broad bands of lace as decoration; occasionally, as in a magnificent specimen preserved at South Kensington, nearly half the vestment is thus Apparelled Alb in the South Kensington Museum.

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  • composed of lace.

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  • The costume of the Tosks differs from that of the Ghegs; its distinctive feature is the white plaited linen fustanella or petticoat, which has been adopted by the Greeks; the Ghegs wear trews of white or crimson native cloth adorned with black braid, and a short, close-fitting jacket, which in the case of wealthy persons is embellished with gold lace.

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  • The verb "to quill" is to fold lace, muslin or other light material into narrow flutes or pleats; when so pleated the material is called "quilling."

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  • In the same way certain governments become famous for certain commodities, as Moscow for osier baskets, flower baskets, wicker furniture and lace; Kostroma for lace, wooden utensils, toys, wooden spoons, cups and bowls, bast sacks and mats, bast boots and garden products; Yaroslavl for furniture, brass samovars, saucepans, spurs, rings, &c.; Vladimir for furniture, osier baskets and flower-stands and sickles; NizhniyNovgorod for bast mats and sacks, knives, forks and scissors; Tver for lace, nails, sieves, anchors, fish-hooks, locks, coarse clay pottery, saddlery and harness, boots and shoes, and so on.

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  • The industry is not well developed, but the weaving of linen and lace is pursued as a household industry.

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  • After the decline of the medieval tradein cloth, lace and buttons were the only articles manufactured here until the introduction of silk-weaving in 1740.

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  • In the town there are tanneries, and manufactures of alcohol, chocolate and soap. The women make fine lace.

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  • Honiton is famous for its lace industry, established by refugees from Flanders under Queen Elizabeth.

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  • The lace manufacture was introduced by Flemish refugees, and was flourishing in the reign of Charles I.

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  • The word is first used in combination in the phrase "tawdry lace," a shortened form or corruption of St Audrey's or St Awdrey's lace.

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  • Among the city's manufactures are oxide of tin and other chemicals, iron and steel, leather goods, automobiles and bicycles, electrical and telephone supplies, butted tubing, gas engines, screws and bolts, silk, lace and hosiery.

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  • The manufactures of Derbyshire are both numerous and important, embracing silks, cotton hosiery, iron, woollen manufactures, lace, elastic web and brewing.

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  • Elastic web weaving by power looms is carried on to a great extent, and the manufacture of lace and net curtains, gimp trimmings, braids and cords.

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  • Of Neuroptera there are but few injurious species, and many, such as the lace wing flies (Hemerobiidae), are beneficial.

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  • The secret of lace-making was believed to have been lost, but the late Signor Fambri discovered at Chioggia an old woman who knew it, and placed her at the head of a lace school.

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  • These special qualities are its fineness, strength, elasticity and great natural twist, which combined enable it to make very fine, strong yarns, suited to the manufacture of the better qualities of hosiery, for mixing with silk and wool, for making lace, &c. It also mercerizes very well.

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  • The manufacture of the point d'Alengon lace has greatly diminished.

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  • Every young believer in Mazda, after having been received into the religious community by being girt with the holy lace, had to choose a confessor and a spiritual guide (ratu).

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  • Many of the ornamental processes which we admire in Venetian glass were already in use in this century, as that of mille fiori, and the beautiful kind of glass known as " vitro di trina " or lace glass.

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  • Plauen is now the chief place in Germany for the manufacture of embroidered white goods of all kinds, for the finishing of woven cotton fabrics, known as Plauen goods, and for the making of lace.

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  • The lower edge and the sleeves are usually garnished with lace, lined with violet or red silk in the case of prelates, or - more rarely - with embroidered borders.

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  • Aquila has some trade in lace and saffron, and possesses other smaller industries.

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  • The three Kenzan, of whom the third died in 1820; Ebisei; the four DOhachi, of whom the fourth was still alive in 1909; the Kagiya family, manufacturers of the celebrated KinkOzan ware; Hozan, whose imitations of Delft faience and his pdte-sur-pd~e pieces with fern-scroll decoration remain incomparable; Taizan YOhei, whose ninth descendant of the same name now produces fine specimens of Awata ware for foreign markets; Tanzan YOshitaro and his son Rokuro, to whose credit stands a new departure in the form of faience having p.~te-sur-p&e decoration of lace patterns, diapers and archaic designs executed in low relief with admirable skill and minuteness; the two Bizan, renowned for their representations of richly apparelled figures as decorative motives; Rokubei, who studied painting under Maruyama Okyo and followed the naturalistic style of that great artist; Mokubei, the first really expert manufacturer of translucid porcelain in Kioto; Shuhei, Kintei, and above all, Zengoro HOzen, the celebrated potter of Eiraku waresthese names and many others give to KiOto ceramics an eminence as well as an individuality which few other wares of Japan can boast.

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  • The principal exports are wines, especially champagne, spirits, hay, straw, wool, potatoes, woven goods, fruit, glass-ware, lace and metal-ware.

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  • The suburb is now almost wholly occupied with manufactures, the chief of which are chemicals, boots and shoes, carpets and lace.

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  • About 5000 women and children are engaged in producing Maltese lace.

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  • A century later, silk, lace and damask weaving were introduced by French refugees, and became very important industries.

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  • The manufacture of thread lace was replaced by silk weaving about 1750, but this has decayed.

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  • The principal exports are wool, woollen, cotton, linen goods, machinery, china, pianofortes, cigarettes, flannels, stockings, curtains and lace, cloth from Reichenbach and Zittau, watches of superlative value from Glashiitte and toys from the Vogtland.

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  • The lace factories are also important and employ 5000 hands.

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  • Her dress was of Spitalfields silk; her veil of Honiton lace; her ribbons came from Coventry; even her gloves had been made in London of English kid - a novel thing in days when the French had a monopoly in the finer kinds of gloves.

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  • Although Ypres is unlikely to regain the importance it possessed when its "red-coated" contingent turned the day in the great battle of Courtrai (1302), it has an important linen and lace trade and a great butter market.

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  • The manufactures of lace, carpets and curtains, furniture and carriages may be particularly mentioned, but it is chiefly as a place of residence for the well-to-do that the city has increased in size and population.

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  • Its chief industries are the manufacture of watch springs, gloves, lace, beer and machinery, and it has a trade in grain.

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  • The manufacture of cloth is the chief industry; lace, starch, machines, cigars and chemicals are also produced, while spinning, dyeing, brewing and printing are carried on.

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  • It is also a centre for hat-making, and produces cloth-fabrics, lace, umbrellas, casks, chairs, wooden shoes, candles and pastries.

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  • Malmesbury has an agricultural trade, with breweries, tanneries and manufactures of silk and pillow lace.

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  • The province of Saxony has also important manufactures of lace and glove fabrics.

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  • In like manner the manufacture of silk fabrics in the districts of Manchester, Middleton, Macclesfield, London (Spitalfields) and Nottingham (for silk lace) has decreased proportionately.

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