On-a-pair Sentence Examples
She walked stiffly to the closet, deciding quickly on a pair of blue jeans and a light shirt with a collar that would hide most of her neck.
Bianca put on a pair of jeans and a T-shirt.
Jackson often joked that the day would come when she would spend more on a pair of shoes than he did on a car.
He closed his eyes and tugged on a pair of lavender briefs before pulling up the bottom to the PJ's.
In the tail-rope system of haulage, best adapted for single track roads, there are two ropes - a main and a " tail " rope - winding on a pair of drums operated by an engine.Advertisement
Steelyards, again, are frequently arranged as counter machines, having a scoop or pan resting on a pair of knife-edges at the short end, which is prevented V P FIG.
On the customer's side of the machine the weight of the goods is indicated on a pair of arcs by a separate index arm precisely in the same manner as on the seller's side.
This disk rotates by rocking on a pair of knife-edges whose bearings are rigidly attached to the frame.
Put on a pair of gloves and carefully sift through the compost before you stick a fork into it.
It is hewn from pure white Pentelic and the Cardinal faces the altar, his head resting on a pair of tasseled cushions.Advertisement
Be honest with yourself about just how much hiking you'll be doing, for this will influence how much you eventually spend on a pair of hiking boots.
If you find a good deal on a pair of roller blades from an online retailer, try to find that specific pair at a store near you to try on, then go and buy them online.
If they slip up and down and out of the shoe a bit, then you've got on a pair that's too big.
Archaeologists have discovered rock drawings which depict a man standing on a pair of wooden planks, holding a long wooden stick.
Kids outgrow clothing quickly, and preferences change as they mature, so if you keep an eye out, you could score a bargain on a pair of toddler pajamas.Advertisement
The best shoes to pair with cutoff shorts are undoubtedly flip-flops, but you can kick on a pair of broken in converse or skate shoes for a covered toe option.
The inner tag on a pair of True Religion jeans has micro stitching.
The inside of the pockets on a pair of True Religion jeans has the Buddha playing guitar on the material.
This detail is often missed on a pair of counterfeit jeans.
Choose a darker wash on a pair of jeans that fits well and has no holes.Advertisement
Like any clothing, it is usually best to try on a pair of capris both in terms of fit and to determine if you feel comfortable wearing them.
You may want to throw on a pair of these to maintain that professional look even during a casual game.
Another option for applying the mixture to the grout is to put on a pair of rubber gloves, dip a finger in the bowl and use it to spread the cleaner along the grout lines.
Luckily, getting your hands on a pair of these much coveted shorts shouldn't be too difficult.
Now, throw on a pair of sexy stilettos and a flashy tank for a night out on the town.Advertisement
If you haven't yet braved this underwear trend, try on a pair and you may be pleasantly surprised to discover the comfort as well as the sex appeal of the thong.
Throw on a pair of fashionable jeans and heels for an evening out on the town.
Slip on a pair of strappy sandals and you have an instant outfit in minutes.
If you are looking for panties with pretty beads, as part of an embroidered design, perhaps, and can't find them, you might consider sewing them on a pair of silk or satin panties yourself.
It could look really good to throw on a pair of patterned tights or socks underneath and have them peep through the holes.
However, spending just a few extra dollars on a pair of bendable reading glasses could save you quite a bit in the long run.
Since the price is generally roughly the same as a pair of regular readers, it may be wise to get your hands on a pair or two.
You can protect your eyes from wind, debris, and more by strapping on a pair.
If you have light eyes and put on a pair of colored contacts made for dark eyes, you may be disappointed to find that they look exceptionally fake.
They are not designed to last forever, so if you're contemplating spending a lot of money on a pair of custom painted lenses, it's best to know ahead of time how many times you will be able to wear them before you toss them.
With cache like that, it's easy to see why some would want to get their hands on a pair to call their very own.
Slip on a pair of Dior shades and see what develops.
You may be able to score a great deal on a pair of genuine Pradas.
The Proclear multifocal lens is a soft lens that is designed to allow you to see up close and far away without ever having to put on a pair of glasses.
If you are repeat customer and you're interested in a pair of Pugs or just want to give them a try, it's easy to get your hands on a pair.
If you've ever tried on a pair of rimless eyeglass frames or you know someone who wears them, you probably are familiar with just how lightweight they are.
You may even be able to try on a pair before leaving your eye exam.
Like dressing up in a costume, putting on a pair of specialty lenses can give your personality a new edge.
Be aware of what you're buying and also consult the guide before making a bid so that you're less likely to bid unknowingly on a pair of fake M frames rather than the real thing.
If you're dying to try on a pair of red and white striped candy cane reading glasses, you may be able to find them at your local drugstore or optical shop.
To get a great deal on a pair, try an auction site such as eBay where you can bid on a pair for a low price.
While some clip-ons may not be marketed as children's, if they are in a small enough size, they may work just fine on a pair of children's eyewear.
You can always try on a pair of slimline readers in the drugstore to get a feel for how it feels to wear a pair, then expand your search online to find the colors or features you'd like.
MobiCreed has a jeans theme for Nokia s60v3 handsets that features a back view of a woman pulling on a pair of blue jeans.
There is also another theme, a close-up of the Levi's tag on a pair of blue jeans available from the same site.
Watching live performances of Billie Jean, and seeing how Michael Jackson can make the crowd go wild simply by putting on a pair of gloves, can greatly inspire you to learn how to dance like Michael Jackson.
While there's no surefire prescription for a good night's sleep during pregnancy, many women relax by slipping on a pair of comfortable maternity pajamas and curling up with a good book.
To really appreciate the City's charms nothing beats putting on a pair of walking shoes and hitting the pavement.
A push up bra-style bikini top, or triangle top allows women to make the most of their assets, while relying on a pair of fuller bottoms to make sure the overall look isn't too risque, even for the beach.
You can decide if your eyes require round or oval lenses by trying on a pair of each.
Stretch on a pair and go, and try them with anything from sneakers to low heels for day.
Longer styles can also be worn as dresses, but for a more conservative approach, slip on a pair of leggings or opaque tights.
Pull your hair into a sexy chignon and slip on a pair of dangling earrings.
First, pull on a pair of white women's stockings or plain white dress socks.
The company's initial product was a replica of Andy Warhol's Campbell's Soup Can imprinted on a pair of shoes - and this bold risk paid off.
For special occasions, you may not want to stand on a pair of stilettos.
If you have your heart set on a pair of women's designer shoes, follow our guide on what to buy and where to buy it.
Dress an outfit up with knee high boots that feature any type of heels you like--wedges, stilettos, from one inch to four; or try on a pair of flat boots for a more casual vibe.
These aren't the kind of shoes that will look good with everything, and you can't simply sling on a pair of red shoes without thinking about the rest of your outfit and accessories.
If you love BCBG shoes, but can't conceive of spending $200 on a pair of shoes, check eBay.
Even if they don't have look-alikes on the market, you should still be able to find something equally cute for less money than you'd spend on a pair of brand name shoes.
Once you put on a pair of Rainbow Sandals you will never want to take them off.
On average, a LUST consumer will spend up to $1,000 on a pair of custom fitted shoes.
The good new is you don't have to search high and low to get your hands on a pair of this company's high-quality, high performance footwear.
While shopping, your child will surely spot one of their favorite characters on a pair of sneakers, and you may find the most darling pair of patent leathers imaginable.
Click on these websites to get your hands on a pair of Anne Klein shoes.
All a woman has to do is try on a pair and she'll immediately experience for herself how amazingly comfortable they are.
Fans of Manolo Blahnik may think that shoes hitting $200 are inexpensive compared to the average $550 they drop on a pair of sandals.
The effect really is a "longer" leg since you really do add to your height by putting on a pair of heels.
When you are spending over $200 on a pair of shoes, you really want to take the time to be sure they are a good fit and feel.
The next time you want to feel like a star, put on a pair of high heel boots and enjoy a night out on the town!
In general, when your kid tries on a pair of cleats, you should be able to slide a finger down the back of the shoe when they are laced up.
Today, many women and girls slip on a pair of mary janes, which look quite different from their original design in many cases.
Try on a pair of high-waisted shorts and a smocked, vintage-style top for an eclectic look.
Just one glance at the lining and the way they encase the foot will make you want to slip on a pair and relax with the morning paper.
When your "dogs are barking," nothing feels better than pulling on a pair of slipper socks embroidered with one of the world's most beloved fictional pooches.
For some, the very idea of splurging on a pair of Gucci over-the-knee boots seems almost preposterous.
When trying on a pair of Vuitton heels for the first time, note the feel of the material, the craftsmanship of the arch and heel, the overall look of the product.
If you have your heart set on a pair of Jaidens, you should first comb all the online shoe sellers, as many will have a few leftover pairs.
Say goodbye to boring brown bowling footwear and try on a pair of hot pink or neon green shoes.
If you prefer to try on a pair of neon "Chucks" prior to purchasing them, then you are better off shopping at one of the dozens of retailers that sell the neon shoes.
If you want to get noticed during the cold, dreary winter months, then pull on a pair of white fur boots.
Because their feet are still growing, it makes little sense to spend hundreds of dollars on a pair of bowling shoes that won't last a year.
Choose a couple of styles at reasonable prices, and only go all out on a pair of shoes that you guarantee you will wear beyond season's end.
If you've ever thrown on a pair of novelty socks with individual toe encasements, it probably never crossed your mind that it was only a matter of time before someone developed running shoes with toes.
If you're wearing them at night, throw on a pair of leggings in an opposing color that plays well with your boot color.
When you slip on a pair of Gucci boots, they are guaranteed to be the star of your outfit and draw attention to your legs.
Both men and women can agree that when they slip on a pair they immediately find out what makes them so special.
Slip on a pair of Airwalk clogs and immediately feel what makes them so special.
Ankle cuff sandals combine the casual comfort of a sandal with the potential for embellishments you can find on a pair of ankle boots.
Choose to wear a simple shirt and skirt or pants, then strap on a pair of ankle cuff sandals that feature studs, intricate leather detailing, buckles, or just a stunning color or pattern.
While spending $30 or $40 on a pair of shoes for one night may seem steep, if you can choose a pair that you'll wear all summer with your shorts and dresses, the price may not seem so bad anymore.
Shop early so that you have time to try shoes on, return them if necessary and settle on a pair that meets your needs - and your budget.
If you're into arts and crafts, you can experiment with embellishments of your own on a pair of Faded Glory shoes without too much of a financial commitment.
Vampire Bill is equally enchanted with Sookie, particularly when she takes on a pair of drainers to save his life.
If you don't have the chance to see or try on a pair before deciding whether or not to buy, you may want to use their site reviews to get a better idea from other cheerleaders how the gear work.
When you step out of the shower surrounded by steam and still slightly damp, the last thing you want to do is put on a pair of sticky blue jeans--and there lies the beauty of bath robes.
For a full fishnet experience, you can also slip on a pair of thigh-high fishnet stockings with a mini dress, but full length styles are also available.
If you want to walk on the wild side in your librarian job, gather up a black garter belt and fishnet nylons, then put on a pair of pants and boots.
If you are new to wearing the hipster style, or you are just not sure what size you might need, being able to slip on a pair or two to experience the fit and feel can help you make better selections whether shopping in the store or online.
Try on a pair of leather shorts and see where they take you.
Some guys would never put on a pair of anything but regular boxers.
If you're going the semi-sheer red leggings route (though not technically nylons, they're worn that way), slide on a pair of black flats and you're on your way.
Slip on a pair of your favorites and you're likely to feel sexy, instantly.
Toss on a pair of sheer nylons with a slinky outfit that needs to slide against your legs for a smooth look.
You can't put them on like you're pulling on a pair of blue jeans.
Even the Victoria's Secret Angels will tell you, when they get home from an agonizing runway show they put on a pair of white cotton panties.
She woke to bright sunlight shining through her window and jumped from the bed, tugging on a pair of shorts and a blouse.