"Thank you, Dusty," the youth said and ruffled the boy's hair.
He ruffled through some pieces.
A stunning man with a large smile dressed in white stood a few feet away, his brown hair ruffled by the sea breeze.
might have put on a ruffled shirt."
Kiera took her usual chair, and Romas ruffled her hair as he passed her.
A sudden gust of wind ruffled the leaves of the trees, creating a sound much like the surf.
"Oh, I don't know," purred Eureka, smoothing her ruffled fur with her paw; "we didn't manage to hurt anybody, and nobody managed to hurt us."
A cool breeze ruffled her curls.
He pushed the hood back first and shivered at the breeze that ruffled his dark hair.
In 1791 a revival began at Bala; and this, strange to say, a few months after the Bala Association had been ruffled by the proceedings which led to the expulsion of Peter Williams from the Connexion, in order to prevent him from selling John Canne's Bible among the Methodists, because of some Sabellian marginal notes.
For this reason every piece of pressed glass-ware, as soon as it is liberated from the mould, is exposed to a sharp heat in a small subsidiary furnace in order that the ruffled surface may be removed by melting.
Her eyes went to the bedroom, and she walked the opposite direction to the laundry room and ruffled through Dusty's neatly folded laundry.
A temporary sensation entered her mind, as if a breeze ruffled through her thoughts.
A cool breeze lifted the damp hair at her temples and ruffled the hem of her full skirt.
His eyes were white then black then changed from every color in between, his brown hair of medium length and wavy, ruffled by the sea breeze.
Despite her agitation, she ruffled the eighteen-year-old's hair fondly.
Although the moulds are heated, the surface of the glass is always slightly ruffled by contact with the mould.
Small pieces of cork put in the jar will be found to dance about during the continuance of the sound; water or spirits of wine poured into the glass will, under the same circumstances, exhibit a ruffled surface.
She jumped, unaware she'd ruffled him despite the calm exterior.
Denisov, with sparkling eyes and ruffled hair, sat at the clavichord striking chords with his short fingers, his legs thrown back and his eyes rolling as he sang, with his small, husky, but true voice, some verses called "Enchantress," which he had composed, and to which he was trying to fit music:
The chief event which ruffled the course of his life at that time was the strange conspiracy of the republican general Malet (Oct.
The cool, sexy Jenn he'd sparred with was incapable of being ruffled.
Probably they dive when the surface becomes ruffled.
She marveled at the world, the gentle sunshine, beautiful sky, the fragrant ocean breeze that ruffled her pink-striped blond hair, the soft crunch of gravel beneath her shoes.
Arms and neckline are trimmed with decadent baby blue and white ruffled lace and a cream ribbon bow.
But Mr Powell, the secretary of state, was once again enlisted to smooth the feathers ruffled by his hawkish colleagues.
Motion to Land Registry Group I put a motion forward to my Branch AGM held in February, which ruffled some feathers.
flirt with danger he never found himself ruffled.
It has a lined skirt for fullness, with ruffled hem.
From the city of the ruffled petticoat and black stockings comes a show with true French flavor.
ruffled a few feathers with a surprise trip to the Capital.
ruffled lace and a cream ribbon bow.
ruffled the surface of the lake.
ruffled trim at the top.
The grooves may be slightly ruffled with a file to aid grip.
Edges of DJ somewhat ruffled, torn at tail of spine.
He battled well enough, but in truth he never even ruffled Ricketts ' feathers enough to get him really vocal.
ruffled when he loses, but he falls for Annie and she is offered a job as his assistant.
ruffled edging at the waist.
The bra is very slightly ruffled to create an extremely sensuous ' come to bed ' allure.
tremor of fear that ruffled through the tour group.
It features a bold tie at the waist and a pretty ruffled trim at the legs.
Variations of level at different periods are marked by rings, ridges and ruffled margins.
Russians ' flying visit Monday 3rd January 2005 A GROUP of Russian visitors ruffled a few feathers with a surprise trip to the Capital.
Next he emerges from the kitchen, dressed all in black save the classic white ruffled shirt.
The collar of his shirt has a ruffled edge.
The water was fairly calm with a slight tailwind that barely ruffled the surface of the lake.
The sweet looking Pearl string from Lepel has stunning floral embroidery over the mesh front panel with a ruffled trim at the top.
Riku spun around to see Selphie standing there, her hair all ruffled up.
Frank 's feathers are ruffled when he loses, but he falls for Annie and she is offered a job as his assistant.
The brief has a seamless appearance with ruffled edging at the waist.
I could feel the tremor of fear that ruffled through the tour group.
A ruffled, sheer or flowing blouse is better worn with a skirt.
Flared skirts, ruffled shirts, thin straps, and layers do the same thing.
To continue to look balanced on top and bottom, stay away from pieces that will create bulk in one area or another, such as ruffled tops and very baggy pants.
Tailored Pleats - A border that is sophisticated and feminine, yet not as fussy as a ruffled edge.
If more decorative pillows are your style consider ruffled or pleated pillows.
Obviously ruffled pleats and fancy designs get a bit more complicated, but knife-edge styles are quite simple.
These tailored slipcovers also feature piping detail and a ruffled skirt.
The chair legs completely disappear under the ruffled skirt of the slipcover.
Trim sheets of coordinating patterned paper with decorative edged scissors, then layer the strips on your page to create a ruffled background.
Ruffled Tops - These are very lightweight and are edged in ruffles.
Several of the dresses, from a fire-engine, ruffled red number, to the decadent chocolate brown ensemble, make the fashion cut without all the glitter.
Ball gowns sleeve styles include halter, capped sleeves, ruffled sleeves, one shoulder capped sleeve, halter, and strapless.
That blue ruffled number might look oh so amusing on the rack, but do you still want to defend it 20 years from now?
Extremely short summer dresses for toddlers would look cute with a ruffled diaper cover peeking out from beneath.
Vintage ruffled shirts would be perfect for a Renaissance themed wedding.
When she got married in Costa Rica, Pink chose a vintage style dress with plenty of ruffled layers, a bold black sash, and a low-cut halter bustier.
The tieback curtains are often ruffled to show off the effect of the tieback.
Ruffled and Trimmed: In this collection, you'll find the valance for the Narrow Ruffle Perma-Press Curtains, recognized as the first Country Curtains created!
Eyelet lace is often ruffled for a side and bottom trim.
You can sew the lace in a straight match to the edge of your fabric or you can gather the lace to create a ruffled look.
In the end, Siriano's line that included an evening gown draped in feathers, multiple pairs of skinny pants and a jacket adorned with a high ruffled neckpiece beat out the lines designed by Rami and Jillian.
For example, the Parisian Chic collection includes a jean skirt with a poodle and the Eiffel Tower, long sleeve tee with poodles, jeans with poodles on the bottom of each leg and a pink ruffled skirt.
A dress with puffed sleeves, a petticoat, and finished off with ruffled socks, a hat and patented leather shoes were very common for every Sunday, and even more formal around the Easter season.
Parents of baby girls will find ruffled capris, sundresses and coordinating headbands.
Sometimes, they'll feature a ruffled or lacy cuff.
Though these puffy, ruffled foot-warmers can occasionally pose as an eyesore, they remain almost iconic during baby's dressy events.
These socks are neatly folded over at the halfway mark to reveal a petal-like layer of ruffled lace-the ultimate girly accessory.
Baby boys typically wear dubiously manly pastel blue booties and girls boast the dignity of garishly ruffled socks.
Generally, the rule is as follows: the puffier, lacier, and more ruffled the socks, the more humorous the response.
The best part about baby's lacy ruffled socks is that they are available almost anywhere.
Styles range from simple plaids to beautifully ruffled sundresses.
The nightgown has a crew neck, short flutter sleeves with paler pink trim and a ruffled hem with the same white trim.
It also comes with Capri bottoms with ruffled edges.
PFI Western: The selection at this webshop is broad, ranging from classic plaid long-sleeve western shirts, to short-sleeve, ruffled, flowered tops.
It would be slightly gauche to arrive at a wake with an infant clad in a ruffled cupcake pink dress.
Look for styles that are loaded with goodies like ruffled organza overlays, satin underlays, removable flower accents, sequins, beads, and pearls.
Children grow extremely fast, and that diaphanous ruffled creation will be folded and stored in a matter of months.
Mixing pracitcal construction with adorable flourishes, ruffled leggings for little girls are a charming accessory for the tiny set.
Ruffled leggings for little girls are often sold as part of a matching outfit.
The leggings themselves are plain and the ruffles include such options as black and white polka dots; zebra stripes, leopard print, pink and black dots; red and white stripes and plain ruffled edges.
If you want to support a micro-business, there is a designer on Etsy offering simple ruffled leggings for little girls in a range of colors.
They are made of cotton and have a little heart button on the ruffled cuff.
As cute as ruffled leggings are, you do pay considerably more for just that added interest.
Ruffled Rhumba tights, Mary Jane anklets, or polka dotted leg warmers are beautiful accents for special occasion dresses for little girls, while white satin gloves and trendy bonnets make little girls look appropriately dressed up.
The skirt may be ruffled or layered and can have any manner of detailing.
The navy blue knit top has ruffled sleeves and a ruffled hem, and it features a smocked crab design on the front.
The matching plaid ruffled shorts are a sweet touch.
Although Chasing Fireflies classifies the Swirly Ruffled Set as "pants," the knee-length hem makes them more like shorts.
The knee length shorts have ivory ruffles at the bottom and the spaghetti strap tunic features large ivory ruffled rosettes.
There are many colors - white, pink, deep pink - and many types - doubles and ruffled of flowers.
Even the sewing tool known as pinking shears, a type of scissor that creates a wavy edge, may be named after the ruffled dianthus flower.
All pinks have ruffled flowers and long, needle-like leaves.
Drapes and tablecloths in a country theme usually include slightly ruffled bottoms with tasteful bows to pull it all together.
A shirt made of linen with either ruffles at the collar and sleeves (designed to fight off lice) or else add-on matching collars and ruffled cuffs.
The ruffled sweetheart neckline draws the eye upward for a slimming effect and the skinny spaghetti straps bare the shoulders nicely, thus adding to the charm and appeal of this outfit.
Feel comfortable and look cool in this ruffled tank created from a gorgeous watercolor-print fabric.
You can find lace, Lycra and ruffled thongs in styles that are daring and designed for a fuller figure.
From classic five-pocket jean styling to a wrap-around with ruffled edges, long plus size denim skirts are fashion favorites that are stylish and comfortable.
One Stop Plus offers a Jessica London Ruffled Henley in sizes to 28.
The ivory colored short sleeve shirt has a ruffled collar and ruffles down the sides.
Woman Within offers "Rumba" Ruffled Boyshorts made of nylon in sizes to 5X.
Detailing on this robe includes shell buttons, pintucks, a ruffled bottom and floral lace.
The luxurious satin charmeuse fabric looks as sumptuous as it feels, and the ruffled neckline adds an air of sophistication.
Check out their Chelsea Studio comfy ruffled skirt suit.
You'll find tie-dye shirt options, flowing and colorful caftans, ruffled dresses, gauzy tunics and more.
Ruffled shirts: The trick is choosing the right size ruffle and placement.
Vertical details: A beautifully ruffled shirt beneath your suit jacket or other vertical details will elongate and slim you.
They also have a two-piece outfit comprising a ruffled micro mini skirt and a halter top; a long-sleeved top with matching boy shorts; a tube top outfit; and a very wild three-piece outfit with a ruffled bikini top, thong and booty shorts.
Items like the So-Simple linen dress, a pullover dress with a V-neck and ruffled butterfly seam down the front, matches perfectly with a contrasting linen jacket.
It is done in a peasant style and has ruffled elastic trim on the neckline and an elastic band below the breast.
"Beer Maiden" has a velveteen mini-dress with an attached lace-up floral trim vest designed to look like a corset top, an eyelet blouse with ruffled neck and sleeves, plether belt suspenders and a matching choker.
Either in black or a rich red, this princess-seamed, thigh-length coat has a ruffled collar and ruffles going down the front, hiding the closure.
It also features the flattering high-cut thighs with cute ruffled edging.
A bonnet made of French silk with ruffled tiers and silk embroidery is made for a larger size doll.
Campanelle- meaning "bells", this is a small cone shape with ruffled edges.
Robert's style is not too long, not too short, and is just ruffled and unkempt enough to keep fans clamoring for more.
Then eyelet or ruffled lace may be the answer.
Batik is definitely in and Victoria's has it in multiple styles including the tankini, a flirty ruffled skirt with banded halter, and drop dead sexy bandeau top with low-rise bottom bikini, all from Beach Sexy.
These skirt bottoms are often ruffled, just like a short peasant skirt, although some people claim that the extra fabric hinders swimming.
It has underwire for support and comes in black with ruffled trim in khaki.
Jantzen Curveallure Solid Tank: True to its name, you like the fact that this top conforms to your figure, and because of its deep V-neck and ruffled style, the attention is placed squarely on your cleavage, not your tummy.
Here, the bikini bottom is "scrunched" or ruffled in such a way that an onlooker's eye is directed squarely at the wearer's bottom!
If your daughter is six years old, a ruffled polka dot bikini might be adorable as she plays in the surf and builds sandcastles.
This gauzy look almost has a Tarzan/Jane quality to it, with its slightly ruffled bottom and almost see-through fabric.
Bikini sets: Many of which are either ruffled or tiered for added depth.
The triangle bikini top had an interesting dimensional effect with floral, ruffled cups and tiny string straps, but the side-tie bottoms were slightly more substantial.
Ruffled or gathered versions are available in your choice of several colors.
Ruffled skirts, empire-style tops, strapless versions, plus plenty of colors and patterns are all available for the stylish teen.
Their Ruffled Thong Swimsuit is similar to one worn by Tyra and looks both innocent and sexy.
A successful model can take whatever direction or criticism is thrown her way and not be ruffled.
Many stores are embracing the classic styles again with high-waisted or even skirted bottoms and tops that offer more coverage with ruffled trim.
If you're lacking a little up top, you can always opt for halter tops, ruffled tops, shirring and brightly patterned tops to call attention to your upper area.
To make the most of your bottom half, you may need to practice more glute exercises or choose boy short or ruffled bottoms.
Short and ruffled: Many skirtinis feature ruffles or tiered layers of fabric.
While it’s true that you’ll have to purchase the Ruffled Bikini Halter Top and bottom separately, once you get a good look at this style, you may feel that it’s worth the extra step.
In order to match the Ruffled Bikini Halter exactly, you’ll need to choose from two Kenneth Cole bikini bottoms, the Ruffled Skirted Bottom or the Ruffled Hipster Bottom.
The Skirted Bottom completes the ruffles on the halter top, while the hipster, also ruffled, provides a bit more movement.
It features ruffles along the neckline, but also offers ruching on the sides for a sleek look, and a slightly ruffled bottom for a sexy, yet cute, finish.
Skirted: Forget those unflattering ruffled skirts that tend to enhance wide hips.
OD Girl: At this store, you'll find a selection of clubwear-type minis, including skull-print skirts, ruffled styles, animal-print and metallic fabrics.
A ruffled trench coat is a fantastic way to add a touch of glamour to one's wardrobe.
A ruffled trench coat is a terrific way to add panache to any wardrobe, but it may be a bit difficult to know just how to wear one.
An elegant evening out: The ruffled look is perfect for an elegant evening out on the town.
The Pink Tartan Ruffled Trench coat offered at Saks is simply breathtaking!
Bebe is known for their sultry, sensual looks, and this trench coat continues that tradition with its deep ruffled V-neck, arms and hem.
At Intermix, you'll finally find a ruffled trench that is work-appropriate.
Three-quarter sleeves, a hidden front closure, slanted side pockets and a ruffled trim along the sides complete this sophisticated look.
If the look isn't for you, try something when winter comes with a wool cardigan paired with a tank with a ruffled neckline and even ruffled straps.
There are numerous variations of the halter, from skimpy dresses to ruffled tops.
From a J Kara beaded chiffon dress to a Kenneth Cole ruffled black sheath, elegance abounds at this retailer.
Some trench coats fall past the knees, while more modern versions may be shorter or feature feminine details like ruffled collars.
Other details on these vintage dresses include opulent draping, ruffled bottoms, and bustle backs, which are all unique to Claiborne evening dresses.
Shirts and ruffled blouses are also key.
If you need to opt for a pencil skirt in order to slim the hips, reach for a cargo style or an A-line shape that has interesting details, like an unusual slit or a ruffled finish.
To be a nobleman, you need a good ruffled linen poet shirt, a velvet doublet, embroidered velvet slops (the baggy trousers that are usually cut to mid-thigh), good hose, boots and a jeweled hat.
The site has an enormous selection of provocative mermaid costumes featuring fitted tops, sequin skirts with ruffled organza fins and glittery starfish headpieces.
A Cinco de Mayo blouse is elaborately ruffled at the neck and has short or long full, ruffled sleeves.
Simply purchase a nostalgic-looking red polyester floor-length gown and trim it with delicate lace details, a white ruffled apron and a red, mop cap.
If you don't have a fancy top, then pair a plain ruffled shirt with a printed or floral skirt; the brighter and bolder the better.
A scalloped design is a series of curves or ridges that combine to make a ruffled, undulating pattern.
For something ultra feminine, look for a vintage ruffled hobo or a ruched style hobo bag.
It's both silky and casual, with a hint of ruffled trim and a ribbon tie to keep it securely closed.
The ruffled edging is sweet, but not too dainty - it's perfect for the woman who prefers a more monochromatic look.
Deciding which style is best for you really depends on where you plan to where your ruffled piece of choice.
If you're headed to a fancy party, a ruffled dress is just made for showing off during those moments.
On the other hand, the office is probably not the place to show off your most ruffled article of clothing.
Clearly, there's a ruffled bag for every occasion in this lineup.
Carrying a ruffled bag of any color is a great way to add a pop of intrigue and personality to an otherwise simple outfit!
Pleated Frill Leather Small Sling Bag: This is a lovely small handbag that's genius is easily shown in its design, as the leather fabric of the handbag appears ruffled, or "frilled".
Their demeanor is very calm, and they don't get their feathers ruffled very easily.
Smocked waists, floral prints and ruffled pantaloons are just some of the ultra feminine offerings in the party dress category.
They include everything from ruffled ballet flats and shiny ballet slippers to translucent jelly slides and wooden thong sandals.
Look for contrast with ruffled skirts and dresses to go with your mary janes.
If you're unsure about heading out the door in, say, a ruffle-happy dress or a blouse with ruffle trim around the neckline, consider a pair of ruffled sandals instead.
Step into a pair of sleek ruffled flats and reap the comfortable, stylish rewards.
The "florale" embellishment comes courtesy of a ruffled layer atop the vamp, designed to resemble a small rosette.
Whether your preference is for sexy, edgy or a little bit of both, you'll find it all in the enormous selection of ruffled heels.
Try a pair of ruffled "sandal boots," which are typically open toed and bear strong resemblance to dress shoes.
Even if you're watching your wallet, you'll find plenty of great options in the wide world of ruffled sandals.
You may want to forgo that 80s staple look which paired jellies with ruffled socks, but your feet can still breathe easy in a pair of these casual shoes.
This retailer carries authentic vintage clothing, swimsuits and lingerie, including ruffled bra and panty sets that were so popular at one time.
Popular organic clothing and eco-living purveyor Gaiam has a nightgown of organic cotton with long sleeves and a ruffled V-neck that falls to the floor.
The pink, 100 percent cotton batiste baby doll is sleeveless, ruffled, trimmed with lace and comes with adorable bloomer-style bottoms with non-binding leg openings.
They make a loose baby doll in a sweet, subtle polka dot print with a frill strap and ruffled hem.
Who says your cami can't have a little bit of feminine ruffled lace?
Hotsie Totsie Maid, which is an open bust ruffled teddy, headband, glovettes and single leg garter.
They also have a fishnet and baby doll costume, consisting of an open-back baby doll with attached apron, sheer stockings with stretch vinyl lace-trimmed tops, and a lace ruffled cap.
Their collection, "The Hollywood Suite", for instance, features pretty ruffled panties, beautiful lace over satin bra and panty sets and cute, but still decidedly sexy, baby dolls and cami sets.
Febe Brief: The polka-dot ruffled butt panty from the L'Agent by Agent Provocateur collection is one that is sure to spice up your lingerie drawer.
Pin Stripe Ruffle Garter Panties: Get this polyamide and elastane panty with black and white pinstripes and a ruffled black and pink back for under $10.
To that end, you'll find the Organic Cotton Long Sleeved Ruffled V-Neck Nightgown.
This gown is fashioned from one hundred percent organic cotton, is ruffled at the neck, sleeve, and hem, and comes in a full length fabric.
This ruffled bra style is more likely to be found sans underwire, and it often features a contrasting trim for added style.
Wear with white stockings and ruffled panties.
Accessorize with red ruffled panties or shorts and white stockings or knee-highs.
Add a lacy petticoat or ruffled panties and seamed stockings for the full effect.
Shop 3Wishes to find ruffled, satin and mesh thongs.
Many retailers that specialize in lingerie also carry high-heeled shoes, ruffled anklets, garter belts, and other items designed to magnify the sex appeal of these fun and flirty lingerie items.
Panties.com - Not just panties, ladies and gentlemen; they have fun, ruffled g-strings, open cup bras and baby doll lingerie.
It's available in red or black and has a ruffled front.
If you want a cute lingerie set from Japan, hunt down a set that features a lightweight triangle bra and a pair of ruffled boyshorts with piping.
If you're looking for a retro feel, try the Two Piece Ruffled Mesh Cami and Garter with Pearl Buttons from Discover Lounges.
Black satin with a heavyweight zipper looks absolutely gorgeous with black skinny jeans, but it will also match with a pair of black bloomers, ruffled panties, or a black silk thong.
Ruffled fabric or feminine lace embellishments at the neck and cuffs are common to see with this kind of garment.
The shorts may have a wide, roomy leg or have ruffled embellishments.
This silky nightgown is layered at the hem of the gown in a tiered and ruffled manner, while the bust of the gown features a ribbon that can be tied into a bow or left long.
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