He could picture her sitting there, in her wraparound paisley with the torn-out hem.
In 1553 he received the lands of the abbey of Paisley, and in 1568 he aided Mary Queen of Scots to escape from Lochleven castle, afterwards fighting for her at the battle of Langside.
In 1757 he had become pastor at Paisley; and in 1769 he received the degree of D.D.
He refused calls to churches in Dublin and Rotterdam, and in 1766 declined an invitation brought him by Richard Stockton to go to America as president of the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University); but he accepted a second invitation and left Paisley in May 1768.
The abbey was founded in 1163 as a Cluniac monastery by Walter Fitzalan, first High Steward of Scotland, the ancestor of the Scottish royal family of Stuart, and dedicated to the Virgin, St James, St Milburga of Much Wenlock in Shropshire (whence came the first monks) and St Mirinus (St Mirren), the patron-saint of Paisley, who is supposed to have been a contemporary of St Columba.
The principal seats of the silk manufacture are Paisley and Glasgow.
Only Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Greenock, Aberdeen and Paisley have private and local acts, conferring powers exceeding the general law, to deal with, e.g.
The cathedral churches of St Giles, Edinburgh, and of Brechin and Dunblane, the abbey church of Paisley and the Church of the Holy Trinity, St Andrews, have been restored; and the abbey of Iona, handed over to the Church of Scotland by the duke of Argyll, is now once more fitted up for worship.
Metcalfe at Paisley in 1889, under the title of Lives of the Scottish Saints); W.
Christie, Ten Years in Manchuria (Paisley, 1895); F.
The Scottish king conferred on Walter various lands in Renfrewshire, including Paisley, where he founded the abbey in 1163.
PAISLEY, a municipal and police burgh of Renfrewshire, Scotland, on the White Cart, 3 m.
Laing (Bannatyne Club 1823; reprinted in "New Club" series, Paisley, 1882); by the Hunterian Club in their edition of the Bannatyne MS., and by A.
Dundee is the principal seat of the coarser fabrics, Dunfermline of the table and other finer linens, while Paisley is widely known for its sewing threads.
He began his medical career as apprentice to John Paisley, a Glasgow surgeon, and after completing his apprenticeship he became surgeon to a merchant vessel trading between London and the West Indies.
Ross, Korea: Its History, Manners and Customs (Paisley, 1880); W.
In 1572 or 1573 he returned to Scotland, and became minister of Paisley.
Now Sir William Wallace came to the front, a younger son of Sir Malcolm Wallace of Elderslie, near Paisley.
The Govan lunacy board opened in 1896 an asylum near Paisley.
Early in 1406 the king's only surviving son, afterwards King James I., was captured by the English; and on the 4th of April 1406 Robert died, probably at Rothesay, and was buried at Paisley.
This authorized biography by broadcaster John Keith has been written with the co-operation of the Paisley family.
His paisley socks and brown brogues lay uneasily against the lurid seat.
In short Paisley is demanding total nationalist capitulation to the unionist agenda.
cardiology based at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley.
Begins work as a sculptor in Paisley in 1983, working for private clients.
congested motorway to an A&E unit in Paisley.
cutty sark ", a short shirt or chemise made of Paisley linen.
dramatics clubs in his home town of Paisley.
Across Glasgow and Paisley, Access Cleaning Solutions always ensure total customer satisfaction with our leather cleaning.
Gerard was raised (along with his older brother and sister) in his mother's hometown of Paisley, Scotland.
ice cream makers from tuscany who migrated to Paisley in 1890.
Paisley appeals to loyalists to stop civil rights marchers in Armagh on 30 November.
Here it take a sharp right becoming Paisley's inner Ring Road and briefly multiplexes with the A761 (bound for Glasgow ).
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paisley print catches the light when the stick is in use.
paisley pattern tights ever an attractive look?
paisley shawls were widely worn in rural Wales.
She was wearing nothing but a " cutty sark ", a short shirt or chemise made of Paisley linen.
A large stone cairn stands sentinel in Renfrew road, Paisley.
The first tine to extract cores of soil was designed and produced by Paul's of Paisley in 1919.
The current Paisley Town Hall, built on or very near the site of the original tolbooth, looks on to the Cross.
MancWatch - January 2000 FASCINATING NUMBERS OF THE LAST MILLENIUM 1999 Bob Paisley wins unprecedented treble.
triangular junction to the west of Paisley West for a line to Barrhead.
Defender's witness No 2 ROBERT L. STEVENSON, Aged 35, part-time factory worker, c/o 5 Glen Lane, Paisley.
In his boyhood he was apprenticed to a smith at Paisley, and worked through several engineering shops until, in 1868, he was able to set up as a boiler-maker.
In his description he included a plan of the filter at Paisley where self-cleaning filters had been erected.
The first tine to extract cores of soil was designed and produced by Paul 's of Paisley in 1919.
Corsebar Junction Top There was a triangular junction to the west of Paisley West for a line to Barrhead.
The Speaker reported that Mr Ian Paisley Jnr had used unparliamentary language during Question Time on 23 October 2000.
Defender 's witness No 2 ROBERT L. STEVENSON, Aged 35, part-time factory worker, c/o 5 Glen Lane, Paisley.
The most recognized classic French fabric designs Include the brightly colored paisley, floral and botanical designs found on Indienne cottons and the Toile de Jouy pattern.
Patterns: Paisley and checkered squares are two of the most common Western inspired patterns, and they're likely to show up on bandanas and plenty of other cowboy wear.
If you don't care about having a white cake and want to feature some major color and style in your dessert, have a decorator screen a paisley or checkered pattern onto your cake.
The squiggly flare of a paisley motif was often exploited to use several colors within each shape.
The distinctive paisley pattern is inscribed in white and black swirls on a red background.
Paisley originates from Persia and references flowers or vegetation.
The red bandana pattern is essentially a paisley pattern, so you may decide to purchase a shower curtain that features this pattern on the main panel rather than just the trim.
The website, I Dream of Drapery, offers several stunning floral designs, geometric patterns and paisley designs in a linen fabric.
Utilizing plenty of red and green, the bedding features various festive artwork, ranging from vibrant boughs of holly and poinsettias to elegant paisley prints and stripes.
She changed her name, signed with his Paisley Park record label, and released a self-titled debut CD in 1993.
Hough plans on touring with country music star Brad Paisley on his "Paisley Party Tour" that is set to begin June 11, 2008.
Sometimes paisley or gingham are also available, however the majority of dresses are solid or printed with a garden-inspired design.
Pink Paisley: The dress-top is pink with brown detail in a suede-like fabric.
The matching pants are a brown cotton jersey with an elastic waist and pink paisley hems with satin bows.
Groovy Girls Paisley Peace: For the burgeoning hippy, a black three-quarter-length sleeve jersey tee with a pink paisley peace sign on the chest is sure to please.
The shirt is edged with two ruffles featuring the paisley print and a zebra print, giving it a skirt-like effect.
The matching black pants are jersey and finished in the same paisley and zebra ruffles.
One option for dressier boys' attire is a boy's tuxedo and paisley vest paired with a bow tie.
Paisley vests are an adorable complement to tuxedos.
While a sweater paisley vest can dress up a pair of jeans, a paisley vest with a tuxedo is made of a satin-like material, and adds shine and texture to a boy's tuxedo.
A plain black tuxedo vest can come across as boring when paired with a black tuxedo on a small child, but a paisley vest, or a brightly colored vest, can liven up the look.
Check out the all-white boys' tuxedo and paisley vest that is offered in infant and toddler sizes (up to 5T) at a very affordable price.
Also available from this webshop are tuxedo shorts sets that include a pair of shorts, a vest with paisley trim and a bow tie (no jacket).
Rosey Bear Boutique has an adorable white or black boy's tuxedo outfit that comes with a matching paisley vest and bow tie.
The jacket and pants have paisley details to tie in with the paisley vest and bow tie, bringing the look together.
Paisley vests with matching tuxes are available in black or white, as well as in a few shorts sets for younger boys or to wear in warm climates.
Only a few key items need to be added to boys' tuxedo and paisley vest outfits.
Putting together a tux with a paisley vest and nice shoes is sure to be a great dressy outfit for a wide range of occasions.
Looking sharp on infants, toddlers, and children, paisley vests are a hot accessory in the world of boys' dress clothes, and can put the finishing touches on any color and style of tux.
A brown paisley tuxedo vest is a real wardrobe workhorse.
A truly versatile and classic piece, a brown paisley tuxedo vest is sure to take you to your next destination in style.
No matter the culture or origin, paisley prints have indefinite meanings and a universal flair.
Kidney shaped paisley designs are perhaps the most well known pattern in the world.
The origin of paisley motifs spans the vast lands of Turkey, Scotland, and India.
Thought to be worn as a protective charm to ward off evil demons, the paisley design gained popularity in the European Baltic states between 1700-1800.
In India, the paisley design was a symbol used for village people to identify harvest time.
In Iran, the paisley design is widely used today and blended with gold threads for an elaborate and formal fabric.
Paisley prints adorn clothing, tablecloths, wedding dresses, pottery and gifts for the home, as well as landscape designs.
In the United States, many associate the paisley design to the psychedelic Summer of Love in the 1970's.
Perhaps you remember John Lennon had a paisley painted Rolls Royce in 1967?
Adding to the rock and roll appeal of paisley prints, who could forget Prince's Paisley Park Record label?
Today, paisley patterns are a well known design fabric often used for curtains, upholstery and apparel.
Although the paisley design tends to go in and out of vogue in home interior settings, paisley apparel has gained trend-proof, timeless appeal.
There are many sorts of brown paisley tuxedo vests available.
A corduroy paisley vest is best reserved for casual dressing.
If you're looking for an all around classic paisley vest, try scoping out a lightweight wool blend that can be worn year round.
Paisley vests are perfect for business casual or play.
If you're getting hitched in the fall, a brown paisley vest can be the perfect choice for a renaissance or English garden style wedding, adding an ornate and classic layer to your formal tuxedo.
Paisley vests also look great with a pair of loafers and a flannel shirt to ward off winter's chill.
Consider a brown paisley vest if you are a fan of Ralph Lauren classic equestrian style.
Nothing looks more rugged chic than a brown paisley vest paired with a pair of broken-in boots and a nice pair of denim jeans.
Brown paisley vests are available online and at local department stores and formalwear shops.
Unlike most traditional formal vests, you'll find reason to wear your paisley vest again and again, making it a wise investment choice when building a timeless wardrobe.
A paisley vest can be a unique addition to your ensemble.
If a client wants bleeding edge design, we can do it, but I always point out that few items in a wardrobe look better than a well-cut blue pinstripe suit (with a purple paisley lining).
Classic prints include paisley, stripes, herringbone and checkered squares.
These tops make ample use of vibrant prints - a paisley here, a polka dot there or a stripe everywhere.
Jacquard Paisley Pajama Set is made from 100% silk.
Jackets: Not content with plain and solid, Dana Buchman jackets come in intriguing prints and patterns, such as boucle and paisley.
Beach Living Paisley Tankini Top : This tankini top is done with a pleated bodice and an underwire bra with sewn-in soft cups for added support.
Beach Living Ultra High Rise Paisley Bottom with Tummy Control: This bottom (pictured) coordinates with the Beach Living Paisley tankini top.
Glam makes decorative cases with hinged tops in styles such as Black and White Lace with Swarovski crystal embellishments or Teal Paisley.
You can find paisley pajamas, floral-print gowns, and soft plush robes.
Geometric designs: Many designers do geometric designs, but Calvin Klein does them in such a way that they almost seem more like a paisley or toile print.
Neon paisley: This string bikini features brilliant paisley designs set on a white background.
Regardless, here the bombshell beauty is wearing a purple paisley string bikini that most people would agree shows off her curves in quite an advantageous and flattering, way!
India Ink Border: In a henna-inspired paisley pattern, it also features built-in UPF and an internal shelf bra with removable pads.
Pretty N' Paisley Two Piece Juniors Skirted Bikini Swimsuit by Esprit is white with a bright lime green print.
This style is fashioned in a pale pink color that features a gentle paisley print of soft grey and white.
Sassy Bohemian Tiki Tri Bikini Top: This top uses early 1970s Pucci-style paisley prints with intense colors on a black background.
The collection at Sauvage is broken up into three categories; Sauvage itself that focuses primarily on women, men's swimwear, and Luxe, an elegant take on paisley prints.
What stands out about this collection are its prints with everything from toile to paisley is housed here.
Hawaiian Boards: Available for $58.00, you can purchase these board shorts in a variety of colors from a white paisley to electric green.
Selena sports a paisley printed blue bikini.
Available for purchase, this style is quite similar to the blue paisley print that Selena sports; it's a halter style top that ties at the back and around the neck, and it features a solid blue band along the base.
The colors available here are too numerous to list, but suffice it to say that you can find everything from a charming paisley print to a sparkling purple cut.
What a wonderful way to break up the sometimes monotonus patterns of paisley and plaid.
Here, you'll find bikinis that are a riot of swirls, gingham and even paisley designs.
On the other hand, if a fun print is more your cup of tea, you'll also find Land's End paisley prints a delight to view.
The top begins with a turquoise paisley print, but the bulk is a giraffe print, with a turquoise ruffle at the bottom.
Their amazing color combinations finished in paisley.
Most are familiar with paisley prints; their patterns are quite typical and look almost traditional in nature.
This is not the case at Salinas as paisley gets a thorough makeover in shades of hot, fuchsia pink and iced green.
Beach Living Paisley Print Scoop: A versatile top that can be cinched in the front or at the armhole.
The 1970s houses were decorated in mustard yellow, paisley, and many florals and patterns.
Look for a top in a color that you love, or a color that flatters your skin type: light yellow or pink, ivory, or printed paisley are all hippie-favored options.
Sometimes, you will find that beading is used to emphasize patterns like paisley or polka dots.
Paisley, polka dots, wide stripes -- all are out.
Find invitations done with bold wording, paisley, dots, flowers as well as abstract designs.
Gingham prints, large paisley looks, leopard style material, fabric and leather combinations, and microfiber are among the choices in the fabric collection.
Her patterns include small checks, paisley, oversized dot patterns, and others that offer a sleek, modern style without being severe.
Turquoise Paisley: Classified as "French Country", the name truly says it all with this look.
When it's French chic you are after, the Turquoise Paisley collection will serve you well!
The paisley print is trendy, but not so much so that it will expire anytime soon!
Sporty and affordable, this durable fabric travel bag has both over the shoulder strap and short handles and comes in a variety of great prints, from Blue dragonfly to Pink Paisley Wave.
Arcata Pet Supply: Paisley tapestry and leather handles make an elegant carrier.
Cabana Paisley: This paisley collection is full of whimsy that's all but guaranteed to help your vacation that much more enjoyable.
Makowsky handbag is nearly always recognizable at first glance, there's no mistaking the signature paisley lining - it's yet another standout detail that loyal fans appreciate.
The Paisley Designs Coloring Book creates patterns and motifs inspired by nature.
Paisley designs are centuries old and draw from leaves, feathers and other surroundings to create woven and intricate patterns.
Some popular patterns for toddler bedding include polka dots, stars, paisley, stripes, plaid, hearts, blocks, and geometric patterns.
Blige, Nas, Brad Paisley, or Little Big Town, for example - tune into the station playing that artist.
The colors are midnight with white paisley, chocolate with gravel paisley and black with white threads.
The 5 color combinations are black and cream with a chola image, brown and chocolate, black with C-note imagery, black and white and black with grey paisley.
The straps are adorned with the Grandco name and a handful of discreet rhinestones, while the foot beds feature bold, swirly artwork with a hint of paisley.
Consider a paisley pattern for something truly unusual, or go with stripes, polka dots or plaid to express an offbeat character.
EverythingYoga.com carries yoga tops with Celtic, floral, and paisley prints, as well as shirts with fun slogans like "I Love Yoga" or "MindBodyBliss."
If you select a silk robe in a paisley pattern, it will have a similar effect to a smoking jacket.
You don't want to wear a bright red, super shiny robe when entertaining your date, but a vintage paisley or ironic polka-dot jacket will go far.
Choose from blue candy, blue polka dot, blue snowflake, blue stripes, brown paisley, green snowflakes and so many more.
The Amanda Rich robe featured at this site is available in a calming blue paisley print.
The Pajama Shoppe carries solid, striped, paisley and camouflage silk boxers, so you should have no trouble finding just the design you want.
Only one color is available in this style, black with a slight paisley finish, but the deep side pockets and distinctive shawl collar makes this look a winner.
The good news is, you can follow this link to download this track from country superstar Brad Paisley's Christmas album and while you're there, you can stream the entire album.
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A popular Nashville recording artist, Brad Paisley bridges both pop-rock and country together in his stylized sound.
If you're looking for a Brad Paisley MP3--whether it be for "Time Well Waste" or "Waitin' On A Woman"--keep reading for information on where you can find it.
Brad Paisley was born Brad Douglas Paisley on October 28th, 1972 in Glen Dale, West Virginia.
Soon after, Brad Paisley began his career with Arista Nashville.
In 2005, Paisley's career got even brighter.
After a successful tour with Reba McEntire and Terri Clark, Paisley released the album "Time Well Wasted" and contributed two songs to the Disney film Cars.
Paisley has also won several Academy of Country Music, Country Music Association, Flameworthy/CMT Music Aware and American Music Awards.
In 2000, Brad Paisley began to date Kimberly Williams.
They are expecting another child in 2009 to accompany son William Huckleberry Paisley.
You can also find Brad Paisley songs throughout the Internet (though most sources may not be legal).
A big star in the country music scene, Paisley has cemented himself as a performer capable of transcending genres and crowds.
One of the best reviews Paisley receives from his critics is a nod to his talent to unite others who may not have initially liked his music.
It seems as if no matter who one is or what type of music they may like, Brad Paisley has a song that they can like.
The site features paisley, semi-psychedelic layouts reminiscent of Peter Max, layouts with pictures of the model Twiggy and layouts with hippies and flower children.
Macpherson, History of the Church in Scotland (Paisley, 1901); and J.
Churches of this order were founded in Paisley, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Leith, Arbroath, Montrose, Aberdeen, Dunkeld, Cupar, Galashiels, Liverpool and London, where Michael Faraday was long an elder.
In the abbey precincts are statues to the poet Robert Tannahill (1774-1810) and Alexander Wilson (1766-1813), the American ornithologist, both of whom were born in Paisley, and, elsewhere, to Robert Burns, George Aitkin Clark, Thomas Coats and Sir Peter Coats.
Paisley has been an important manufacturing centre since the beginning of the 18th century, but the earlier linen, lawn and silk-gauze industries have become extinct, and even the famous Paisley shawls (imitation cashmere), the sale of which at one time exceeded i,000,000 yearly in value, have ceased to be woven.
The chapel contains the tombs of abbot John Hamilton and of the children of the 1st lord Paisley, and the recumbent effigy of Marjory, daughter of Robert Bruce, who married Walter, the Steward, and was killed while hunting at Knock Hill between Renfrew and Paisley (1316).
of Paisley are the pleasant braes of Gleniffer, sung by Tannahill, and 2 m.
The castle is at least as old as the 12th century and belonged to Robert de Croc, who witnessed the charter of the foundation of Paisley Abbey.
The Romans effected a settlement in Paisley in A.D.
See Chartulary of the Monastery of Paisley, published by the Maitland Club (1832); J.
Cameron Lees, The Abbey of Paisley (1878); Swan, Description of the Town and Abbey of Paisley (1835); and Robert Brown, History of Paisley (1886).
The Tea-Table Miscellany was reprinted in 1871 (2 vols., Glasgow; John Crum); The Ever Green in 1875 (2 vols., Glasgow; Robert Forrester); The Poems of Allan Ramsay in 1877 (2 vols., Paisley; Alex.
There are two in the British Museum, in The Black Book of Paisley, and in Hari.
CLAUD HAMILTON PAISLEY, Lord (c. 1543-1622), Scottish politician, was a younger son of the 2nd earl of Arran.
Hamilton, who was created a Scottish baron as Lord Paisley in 1587, was insane during his concluding years.
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