Velvet sentence example
She reached into the velvet pouch.
As he pulled on the last of his clothes and crossed to his armory, a small, black velvet box nestled between two daggers drew his attention.
Nina returned with a dress made of dark purple velvet and satin.
So she—" Gladys read from her notes, "...stepped up on the velvet chair, tightens the silken cord about her neck, and closed her eyes...."
It not only looked like velvet, it felt like it.Advertisement
Her waist looked tiny, swathed in velvet and surrounded by satin.
The veining of a cherry petal, for example, the tessellation of a carps scales, the serration of a leafs edgeall these lines remain intact, spared by the cutters tool, while the leaf itself, or the petal, or the scales of the fish, have the threads forming them cut so as to show the velvet nap and to appear in soft, low relief.
The kingdom perched on a cliff overlooking an ocean of velvet blue.
Velvet, however, is not capable of being made the basis for pictures so elaborate and microscopically accurate as those produced by the yuzen process on silk crape or habutaye.
From the shadows of the crypt, Gabriel waited until the half-brothers were gone to dump the contents of the velvet dice pouch into his palm.Advertisement
When she completed her task, she stepped up on the velvet chair, after modestly lifting her skirt ever so slightly.
Jackson removed a velvet box from his pocket.
Dikwa is the centre of an important trade of which the chief articles are coffee, sugar, velvet, silk and weapons, as well as gold and silver objects brought by caravans from Tripoli.
The textile industries for which Amiens has been celebrated since the middle ages include manufactures of velvet, cotton-, wool-, silk-, hempand flax-spinning, and the weaving of hosiery and a variety of mixed fabrics.
Crefeld is the most important seat of the silk and velvet manufactures in Germany, and in this industry the larger part of the population of town and neighbourhood is employed.Advertisement
A special feature is the manufacture of silk for covering umbrellas; while of its velvet manufacture that of velvet ribbon is the chief.
When going to solemn ceremonies he is carried on the sedia, a portable chair of red velvet with a high back, and escorted by two flabelli of peacock feathers.
Above this is the kamarchin, a tunic of colored calico, cloth, Kashmir or Kermn shawl, silk, satin or velvet (gold embroidered, or otherwise), according to the time of the year and the purse and position of the wearer.
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.
In some tribes a rude form of printing designs on cloth is practised, and on the Sankuru and Lukenye a special kind of cloth, with a heavy pile resembling velvet, is made by Bakuba and other tribes.Advertisement
The women's dress consists of a similar smock, a " zouave " jacket of embroidered velvet and two brightly coloured aprons tied over a white skirt, one in front and one behind.
Of late years the old square cap of soft padded cloth or velvet has been revived in the Anglican Church by some dignitaries.
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.
The skirt is black, while the waist is mostly yellow, trimmed with delicate lavender chiffon, and black velvet bows and lace.
At that moment, with soft steps, the countess came in shyly, in her cap and velvet gown.Advertisement
Natasha had not time to take off the bodice before the door opened and Countess Bezukhova, dressed in a purple velvet gown with a high collar, came into the room beaming with good-humored amiable smiles.
She touched the small, velvet pouch at her waist.
He wore green velvet trousers, a canary-coloured waistcoat, low shoes, silver buckles, lace at his wrists, and his hair in ringlets."
First came the Imperial Cornet Band of Oz, dressed in emerald velvet uniforms with slashes of pea-green satin and buttons of immense cut emeralds.
I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself than be crowded on a velvet cushion.
The priest came out with his purple velvet biretta on his head, adjusted his hair, and knelt down with an effort.
World class vistas, trickling silver rivers of high snow melt-off, sky as blue as a queen's velvet robe, and the green and grey of forest and rock towering in every direction—all went unseen.
He could picture her climbing onto the velvet chair, perhaps even smiling, before kicking it away, and waiting the few agonizing moments until death set her free.
It was a sweet instrumental sound, recorded long before the popular velvet voice replaced Cole's beautiful jazz.
His deep voice was as smooth as velvet.
It is the chief centre in Germany of the cotton, wool, silk and velvet manufactures, and of upholstery, drapery and haberdashery of all descriptions, of printed calicoes, of Turkey-red and other dyes, and of fine chemicals.
It is, in fact, velvet that has passed through all the usual stages of manufacture except the cutting of the thread along each wire and the withdrawal of the wires.
The cutting artist lays the piece of unfinished velvet on his bench, and proceeds to carve into the pattern with his chisel, just as though he were shading the lines of the design with a steel pencil.
The rich-toned, soft plumage of birds or the magnificent blending of colors in a bunch of peonies or chrysanthemums cannot be obtained with absolute fidelity on the ribbed surface of velvet.
The principal products of its numerous factories are silk, cotton, woollen and mixed fabrics, velvet, iron goods, machinery, shoes, cables, soap and cigars.
Its head and neck are covered with short thick-set feathers, resembling velvet pile, of a bright straw colour above, and a brilliant emerald green beneath.
Velvet, cloth, machinery, bricks and candles are manufactured, and there are flour-mills, breweries, distilleries and lignite mines.
C. Lister (Lord Masham) introduced the silk and velvet manufacture, having invented a process of manipulating silk waste, whereby what was previously treated as refuse is made into goods that will compete with those manufactured from the perfect cocoon.
Velvet is the special feature of the industry, about one-half of the looms being devoted to this textile, the remainder being devoted to union satins, pure broad silk goods and ribbons.
During the period just mentioned the tailors' methods of scientific pattern cutting have been adopted by the leading furriers in place of the old chance methods of fur cutters, so that to-day a fur garment may be as accurately and gracefully fitted as plush or velvet, and with all good houses a material pattern is fitted and approved before the skins are cut.
It carries on considerable manufactures of faience, plush, velvet, leather, porcelain and earthenware, and is a chief depot for the papier-mache boxes, mostly snuff-boxes, which are made in great quantities in the neighbourhood.
It has two Roman Catholic churches, a synagogue and manufactures of damask and velvet.
All this time the growing antler is invested with a skin clothed with exceedingly fine short hairs, and is most liberally supplied with blood-vessels; this sensitive skin being called the velvet.
Yet if on leaving the table we had been severally taken aside and asked which was the cleverest of the party, we should have been obliged to say ` the man in the green velvet trousers.'" This story is a little lamp that throws much light.
The satin bodice came down to a velvet V at her waist, and the velvet top dropped off her shoulders, exposing too much breast for her taste.
World class vistas, trickling silver rivers of high snow melt-off, sky as blue as a queen's velvet robe, and the green and grey of forest and rock towering in every directionâ€”all went unseen.
So sheâ€”" Gladys read from her notes, "...stepped up on the velvet chair, tightens the silken cord about her neck, and closed her eyes...."
A shaft of brilliant sunlight fell through the dusty layers of a horse chestnut tree, landing on the velvet vows of her shoes.
Nine black alps - Velvet Spade, Island records showcase NBA played during the day on Red river.
Behind the stage, a beautiful brass and glass lift, one of the first in Sweden, comes complete with stuffed velvet banquettes.
To the reverse the frame is finished in brushed Black Velvet and is designed to stand on a flat surface.
The cape or stole has a Black Velvet outer body and is lined in black satin, which then form the fold over collar.
The stars twinkled in the sky above, like a handful of diamonds cast across a sheet of the softest Black Velvet.
Two dancing eyes blink through a black, velvet mask beneath the brim of a fine top hat.
With bridal design, the sky is the limit - from boned bodices to velvet fur trimmed coats the scope for creativity is huge.
He was a delicate, frail-looking little fellow, dressed in a black velvet suit with knee breeches.
There's a colorful Bohemian vibe, thanks to gorgeous Rajasthani furniture, velvet day beds, hand carved lattice doors and intriguing bric-a-brac.
Mule types worn by women were of embroidered brocade, silk, velvet, or kid.
Date Read June 2002 Steve The Velvet Comet is a space station with a difference - his is the galaxy's most luxurious brothel.
To lean back against cushions covered in knitted cashmere or smooth velvet pile is to indulge in luxury.
Pieces for the home include velvet cushions, hand-painted ceramics and other gorgeous gifts.
First, I am going to buy a velvet turban and matching kaftan and start smoking cheroots.
And a velvet cloak drags across south Ontario and falls here on the small brick farm house.
Behind it is a dark wool great-coat with velvet collar owned by William Cowper at the end of his life.
It is decorated with delicate pink lace and a removable velvet flower corsage.
Beside him on the red velvet couch lounged a handsome young man. Tell me, she said, urgent now for the truth.
Well, hidden behind drawn velvet curtains you will find a back room cinema furnished like a Bedouin tent.
Velvet is a 4 year old otter rex doe and she has been at Kirkby Pet Welfare since she was very young.
The women meanwhile, mother, sisters, lovers, friends, wife, wore flowing velvet and silk dresses.
The cloak is made of cashmere with velvet applique and silk embroidery in an art nouveau style.
The old distinction of velvet facings for regiments of Horse was allowed to continue, with the Bays retaining their buff facings.
The old distinction of velvet facings for regiments of Horse was allowed to continue, the KDG retained their blue.
He still has the velvet glove on the mailed fist.
Moreover, key moments reveal the iron fist beneath the velvet glove.
At least 1 Velvet scoter remained with the Common Scoter flock off the Bill.
The chairs are William and Mary period and retain their original fringed red velvet upholstery.
Damask Velvet Writing Set Keep your very special stationary in this superb luxury velour covered box.
The helmet safe bag is made from 1200 denier nylon and is fully lined with brushed velvet.
Only wealthy people could afford to wear velvet - it was especially popular with royalty.
The cape or stole has a black velvet outer body and is lined in black satin, which then form the fold over collar.
The canopy, curtains, and furniture, are of crimson velvet, with gold fringe.
We present them in a silver case with gold hinges and clasp, glass topped and lined with purple crushed velvet.
When he does, his voice is thick and plush like velvet.
Being exposed, pinned on purple velvet, spread on a marble table.
Rupert shielded his eyes with his black velvet wrapped silver bromide glass plates.
The bride A pure white gown worn under a cloak of rich, red velvet to keep out the chill.
Every Angle is covered in a 100% cotton velvet cover rather than cheaper, less breathable composite materials.
The high performance Grafalloy shaft generates high club head speed, combined with the comfort of the Golf Pride tour velvet grip.
Made in Portugal from pre-washed dark blue denim, they have an adjustable elastic waistband, lined with a soft cotton velvet for comfort.
They come at night, wearing green velvet waistcoats and smoking hats, carrying very large combs and mess up the children's hair.
The second group of the genus Cervus, forming the subgenus Pseudaxis, is typified by the handsome little Japanese deer, or sika, C. (P.) sica, in which the antlers are four-tined, and covered with red "velvet" when first grown, while the coat is fully spotted in summer, but more or less uniformly brown in winter.
Her other dress is purple, trimmed with purple velvet, and the waist has a collar of cream lace.
The countess was to wear a claret-colored velvet dress, and the two girls white gauze over pink silk slips, with roses on their bodices and their hair dressed a la grecque.
At the back of the stage is a tomb on which a beautiful girl is reclining on black velvet cushions.
He feels ill at ease that he has now become the living symbol of the current Czechoslovak " velvet revolution ".
Choose from a selection of tiny beaded velvet slippers, cute babygrows or ornate photo albums covered in antique sari fabric.
This is a rare visitor to Rutland, a female Velvet Scoter seen in November 2002.
Velvet Scoter 1970 A wider version, easier to manage downwind.
Side 1 has A Touch Of Velvet - A Sting Of Brass and Theme From Joe 90 from CC 5 segued together.
Costumes are simple trousers and tunic tops in velvet and jersey fabrics that create an elegant line on the dancers ' bodies.
With record deck in brown and cream with velvet covered turntable and early autochanger arrangement.
They have sprayed the title of the film in silver paint across the red velvet curtain which covers the screen.
Velvet Crab Fishery The smaller inshore boats target velvet crabs.
This soft coat has been compared to cut velvet or rabbit fur.
This beautiful 1940s sectional was newly upholstered in grey silk velvet.
They are usually made of heavy woven or velvet fabric and hung on a wooden or metal rod.
If you are creating a romantic room, consider light airy curtains or heavy velvet drapes that pool at the floor.
Dark wood furniture, rich fabrics such as velvet, and lights on dimmers will help you achieve the look.
Victorian curtains were often made of sumptuous velvet or silk and embellished with ribbons or embroidery.
Velvet, suede, leather, microfibers, faux fur, chenille, twill, linen - absolutely anything can work.
From faux fur to rich velvet, they can be satisfying to touch as well as to look at.
Velvet fabrics are a perfect choices as are lace curtains and lace trim for pillows and a comforter.
One approach is to use rich materials such as dark woods and leather to create a luxurious look or to incorporate red velvet to mimic an old theater.
Common upholstery fabrics include suede, canvas duck, jacquard, leather, velvet, tapestry and chenille.
If you prefer to make your own window treatments - or need organic fabric for other household projects - you can purchase bolts of eco-friendly silk, velvet, cotton and ikat.
Styles include tabs, sheer and velvet to complement any look or style of room.
With the composition of deep ruby reds and velvety gold, the entire ensemble is swathed in red velvet.
A few of my favorite brands are Revlon Colorstay Softflex in Red Velvet, Loreal Endless Comfortable 8-Hour in Fired Up.
This juicy rose fragrance is held in a lengthy, deep purple bottle with a luxurious velvet rose wrapped around it.
Soft and silky to the touch, Amazing Cosmetics' Velvet Mineral Powder Foundation is composed of mineralized particles.
Long-lasting and available in a number of flattering colors, the NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil has been a staple since the day I first tried it.
Like so many other colors in the vast NARS repertoire, the Velvet Matte Lip Pencils have risqué, playful or feminine names (or some combination of the three).
That's when I discovered the problem with the otherwise great Velvet Matte Lip Pencil.
It comes in twelve different colors and fabrics, so if you like it, you can indulge in a black velvet and pink pearlized leather and look like you've spend a million bucks when you've only spent $63.95.
It makes them feel like velvet right out of the box.
They're adorned with a bow and constructed with thick, antiqued velvet.
If you want to take the whole granny thing a little bit farther, simply add a brooch or velvet ribbon in your hair.
These are made from velvet terry cloth and come in chocolate/blue, turquoise/white, red/white, fuchsia/white, and lime/white.
A unique ankle boot complete with a cuff is the Velvet by Gucci.
He is also no stranger to the big screen, with roles in both Dune and Blue Velvet.
The uniquely textured metal is used to evoke the feeling of velvet, like what is found in the interior of the original Hermitage museum.
Some suitable fabrics are velvet, taffeta, satin, corduroy, or heavy cotton.
This Velvet and Marabou Robe is slightly racy, but very elegant at the same time.
Hef's Holiday Honey is a Playboy Santa costume that features a red stretch velvet drop-waist halter dress with daring ribbon lace-up sides.
Faux white fir trim and red velvet or plush material form the basis of dozens of lingerie styles, from nice to naughty.
Velvet and faux fir are perpetually popular for Christmas lingerie sets.
YumDrop.com has a similar selection, offering costumes, babydolls, and more, in velvet, satin, and mesh.
The few that offer any coverage at all are Christmas-themed (this doesn't count the Red Diamond Belted Santa, which consists of two strips of cunningly placed velvet, a belt and a hat) and still not meant to be seen outside the home.
Velour is a lush, plush fabric with a high sheen and a soft, buttery hand that looks like velvet but is easier to maintain.
You can shop by category, such as height, fleece, waffle knit, velvet, sweatshirt, flannel or drop seat.
Velour - This material is more lightweight than terry cloth and generally comprised of man-made materials designed to look and feel similar to velvet.
You will also find details on the girdle like zippers as well as fabric choices of lace, velvet and leather.
DimOut.com offers pieces like the velvet bustier.
It's also a great time to try out the novelty items like faux fur lined red velvet corsets and panties.
Start with The Velvet Garden, which is a community site for anyone interested in a gothic look.
Crushed velvet, lace, satin-it doesn't matter as long as the bra is pushing your breasts up, you're wearing matching panties, and you're allowing your lover to enjoy the view.
It's just a pair of red and white velvet boxers with a matching Santa hat.
Velvet can be the ultimate sensual fabric, providing an ultra-soft texture.
Some sheer bodysuits are simply wisps of sheer and stretchy fabric, and others are embellished with lace, velvet, or even fur.
Men, if your ideal boudoir attire isn't the traditional silk boxers or even the occasional velvet pouch, you just need to learn to look in the right places.
The thigh-highs they offer sheer, fish net, kinky striped, lacy, velvet, crochet and sexy Cuban styles.
A long length and soft, luxurious stretch velvet define the Shimera zip front robe available at Nordstrom.
For something even fancier, get a velvet corset with lace straps and heavy boning for an elegant shape.
Styles for the boudoir, when it comes to cupless lingerie, will include pieces with lace or satin trim, shelf-cup bras in satin, velvet "frame" lingerie with gold zippers and lots of ribbons.
Gothic was used descriptively as early the 1970 to describe art rock bands like Velvet Underground, who experimented with the avant garde and dark themes in their song.
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Weiland, who was singing with Velvet Revolver at the time, claimed Velvet Revolver froze him out the band when he announced his Stone Temple Pilot plans.
Fun items such as a feather boa, gummy worms, a piece of velvet, double-stick tape, shaving cream or pudding, a nest of fishing line, and other unusual items make for funky fun.
Chocolate is often associated with the holiday, or red velvet cake can make a striking visual presentation as well as a tasty one.
Exorcise your inner demon by dressing in black velvet and white lace.
Dessert selections such as red velvet cake, chocolate crème brulee and apple pie ravioli are sure to delight guests with a sweet tooth.
It hangs there, waiting for me to step upon this velvet chair where I sit, tie its far descending end to my neck, and step from this world, freeing it from the guilt and troubles Annie Quincy has caused.
Her fur was lustrous and her nose looked like black velvet.
Thus at Ozieri the men wear ordinary jackets and trousers with a velvet waistcoat; the shepherds of the Sulcis wear short black trousers without kilt and heavy black sheepskin coats, and the two rows of waistcoat buttons are generally silver or copper coins.
The name is also applied to a special kind of wall-paper, which has an appearance almost like cloth, or, in the more expensive kinds, of velvet.
The chief industrial establishments are a large ammunition factory and an engine factory; but manufactures of cotton, silk, velvet, pottery and paper, sugar-refining and tanning are also extensively carried on.
Very beautiful also are the red velvet or white velvet sepals of the Mussaenda genus.
Numerous wealthy families reside here, and the town has a trade in olive-oil, silk and velvet.
It is one of the chief manufacturing places in Rhenish Prussia, its principal industries being the spinning and weaving of cotton, the manufacture of silks, velvet, ribbon and damasks, and dyeing and bleaching.
The more special industries of Turkey are tanning, and the manufacture of muslin, velvet, silk, carpets and ornamental weapons.
Besides its manufactures of leather, silk, velvet and ribbons, Gandia has a thriving export trade in fruit, and imports coal, guano, timber and flour.
Next in decorative importance to tsuzure-ori stands yuzen bir3do, commonly known among English-speaking people as cut velvet.
When the velvet comes to him, it already carries a colored picture permanently fixed by the yzen process, but the wires have not been withdrawn.
The school uniform includes tunics with silk blouses, brown hats with gold bands, and brown velvet frocks for evening wear.
Interior features include gilding, painted ceilings and red and green velvet walls.
My mother also carried a muff in red velvet that helped to keep her hands warm, instead of the usual flowers.
The only movement on the sea involved 3 passing Red-throated Divers although the settled Common and Velvet Scoters were also still offshore.
Her body lay in state in a coffin covered in a black velvet pall under a canopy in the black draped dining room.
A black velvet dress featured a plunging back set off with a diamond pendant spelling out the number five.
Like making your bed with satin sheets and plump velvet pillows, then splashing on some Krazy Glue.
This beautifully soft velvet baby pouch brings a touch of luxury to carrying your baby.
The bride wore a elaborate dress of silver tissue and lace and a velvet robe lined with ermine.
How to make your own ' moulin rouge ' choker using velcro Get a length of velvet ribbon from any sewing store or online.
Her range includes sumptuous silk wraps, elegant throws, warm winter velvet scarves and silk sarongs for the beach.
Also present was a nice duck flock of 76 common scoters 2 velvet scoters and a lovely male scaup.
In winter parties of wigeon and teal are common and rarer ducks seen include velvet scoter and garganey.
He wore a semi-military smoking jacket, claret-coloured, with a black velvet collar.
He was elegantly attired in velvet smoking jacket, cravat and cape.
The bridesmaids Rich, deep red, velvet gowns with matching stoles for warmth and carrying white posies or floral baskets.
You could try mixing a tweed sofa in a modern design with a chair in faux suede or velvet.
He wore a black surtout with a velvet collar, and bore eye-glasses suspended with a riband.
She became more tactile, buying herself a velvet skirt because she liked the feeling.
The black pair are made from velvet and have a patent leather toecap and fasten with black silk bows.
One model wriggled in a cherry print tea dress, her hair tucked under a green velvet turban.
He'll have purple and black velvet browband and I'll be in gray tweed with purple tie and brooch.
They stitched on linen, velvet, or silk twill backed by linen, with the fabric stretched across a wooden frame.
Many velvet pieces in rich colors included a red velvet flared hem pinafore dress and red velvet flared trousers.
They come at night, wearing green velvet waistcoats and smoking hats, carrying very large combs and mess up the children 's hair.
Some witches wear traditional black dresses and pointed black boots, while others pair velvet tattered gowns with fishnet stockings and gothic witch hats.
Instead, seek out elaborate details such as sequins or velvet fabric to add adornment.
The dress has long stripes of velvet interwoven into the matte jersey material.
Use the right type of fabrics, like chiffon or velvet, to really make your dress look luxurious.
Blue Velvet Vintage carries both one-of-a-kind, authentic vintage gowns and vintage-inspired styles from a number of different eras so you can be sure to find the look you desire.
A white faux fur or velvet wrap, shrug, shawl or hooded cape looks stunning a top a white wedding dress.
Some brides even go for color and choose a red velvet or velour stole to wear over their wedding dresses.
A thick satin dress or one made of white velvet or velour would rival those summer styles and in fact, may even look more elegant and formal.
You'll look stunning as you walk down the aisle in stunning velvet or faux fur.
There's a scene in Steel Magnolias when all of the women are in Truvy's beauty shop discussing the groom's cake, a red velvet affair with gray icing in the shape of an armadillo.
For a causal beach wedding dress, you may want to avoid heavier materials like brocade, velvet, and heavy silks.
Many of these items come boxed with a classy black velvet background.
For winter weddings try chocolate, white chocolate, mocha, red velvet, or a rich butter pound cake.
Bridesmaid dresses made of red, green or cobalt blue velvet complete the ensemble.
Choose a floral pattern dress for spring or summer wedding, or a velvet dress with sparkles for a winter wedding.
Vanilla cakes are the most popular wedding flavor, with marble, chocolate, carrot, and red velvet options also among the top choices.
Long velvet bows in deep burgundy, bright red, or forest green are perfect choices for your holiday bridal bouquet.
For example, a simple Christmas wedding centerpiece can be an arrangement of oversized candy canes tied with a large red velvet bow.
Many people didn't know about the groom's cake until they saw the movie Steel Magnolias, in which a red velvet groom's cake in the shape of an armadillo has a supporting role.
If you are ordering your programs from a professional printing shop, look into embossing or other embellishments such as a felt or velvet border or image.
For an added twist, consider using a red velvet cake for the inside.
Steer clear of rich fabrics like velvet or wool that will be too heavy and stifling.
Keep in mind that wool and velvet typically trap heat, while chiffon is a lightweight fabric.
Attire for a Christmas wedding should reflect the season with dresses heavier fabrics such as brocades, velvet, and satin.
Red velvet cakes can coordinate with seasonal colors, and a chocolate peppermint cake is a unique flavor choice.
Velvet, velour, brocade, and matte satin are the most popular holiday fabrics, and many Christmas wedding dresses are trimmed in faux fur or feathers for an extra touch.
Classic Cinderella gowns often have velvet or lace on the bodice, too.
In fact, wearing a burgundy velvet dress or dark navy wool suit may even look out of place.
Creamy lace accents against a chocolate velvet material could give the warm, rich, and classically feminine atmosphere you'd love as the background for your wedding.
A bedspread can be made from a thin material like silk or a thick material like velvet or chenille, but its function is strictly to add a design element to the bed.
The nap on flannel is like velvet that lies flat whenever it's brushed one way.
If you prefer a darker room, though, go for richer and heavier fabrics like velvet that block out the light.
Bobby Brown, however, stood in front of the velvet rope like an eager 12 year old hoping to get chosen at a b-ball pick-up game.
During Ruben Studdard's time on American Idol, he became known as the "Velvet Teddy Bear" because of his cuddly demeanor and velvety singing voice.
In the never-ending string of the rich and famous being arrested for driving under the influence, Velvet Revolver lead singer Scott Weiland adds his name to the ever-growing list.
A few years later, Weiland was asked to front Velvet Revolver.
Velvet Revolver released their first album Contraband in 2004.
Steve Adler - Former Guns 'N Roses and Velvet Revolver drummer has battled various addictions over the years, most notably, heroin.
Both of the girls' coats also featured matching velvet ribbon belts secured at the waist, which echoed the tie on their mother's ultra-luxe Isabel Toledo dress and matching coat.
Beyond flower girl dresses, often made of satin fabrics, there are many holiday dresses made of velvety materials, such as this velvet and sparkles evening dress.
For a winter event, the same style in a heavy silk or velvet might be desirable.
Popular fabrics in toddlers' party dresses include organdy, linen, taffeta and velvet, all of which require dry cleaning.
They tend to be wool with a contrasting color trim in either fur or velvet.
It's best to opt for velvet or another fabric trim.
InFashionKids.com offers a full line of girls holiday dresses, including a gorgeous black and gold party dress with a black stretch velvet bodice, short sleeves, sash with removable flower and tulle lining for added fullness.
In addition, the company features a stunning silver and black velvet dress for girls.
It includes a black stretch velvet bodice and silver skirt with metallic sheen and black-flocked design.
It may be impractical to dress your toddler in a full-length sequined dress with matching lace handkerchief and crushed velvet beret.
In addition, while T-back and velvet halter dresses are popular during the holiday season, these styles are better suited for warmer climates.
Velvet is a warm and comfortable fabric that is very prevalent during the holidays and your daughter should be able to find a velvet ensemble in red, green, silver, gold, black, and even blue or purple.
Dresses made of sumptuous materials like velvet are plentiful, but you'll also see plaid, brocade and simpler fabrics that are just as holiday-ready.
Dresses that come with jackets can range from fancy velvet with loads of lace to simpler cotton frocks.
Younger girls will likely tolerate fancier duds, while teens may balk at anything with too much lace or velvet.
The coat is most commonly wool and has contrasting trim, often in velvet.
A dark blue or red coat with a velvet collar, buttons and cuffs is as popular today as it would have been in the 1950s.
Petticoats, plain velvet and rich jewel tones are what individualize toddler holiday dresses from other types of party apparel.
After all, velvet and lace can also cost significantly more than the average Sunday dress.
Your baby may end up face first in the punch bowl at some point in the evening, but if she does so while dressed in the most fantastic red velvet tiered gown, your party host may be more forgiving of such antics.
They can be long, cropped into capris, or made of velvet or Lycra.
Choose a velvet vest for the holidays, worn with a child's suit and dress shoes.
Dillard's sells boys' vests for the holidays in deep green velvet, and they are extremely cute when you pair them with that green tie.
Many dresses may combine two or more of the above materials for an elegant look, such as velvet and taffeta or satin and organza.
For really dressy occasions, choose a silver taffeta dress with a crinoline netting that creates a full-skirt, or forgo the traditional crimson color and choose a rich velvet maroon dress with capped sleeves.
Choose contrasting sashes in silk or satin to add to a satin or velvet dress.
At Hiccups Children's Boutique, you can get very fine smocked dresses, including many perfect for baby's first Christmas, in either warm and practical fabrics like corduroy or luxurious fabrics like velvet.
Few events stir up a woman's emotions like the opportunity to buy a frilly christening gown or a luxurious red velvet first Christmas dress.
It is none the less a pretty little alpine plant, forming on level soils carpets almost as smooth as velvet, starred in early summer with little white flowers.
Vitis Flexuosa - A variable species from China and Japan, with small rounded leaves, toothed at the edges, and a velvet surface, remaining fresh till late in November.
Place your brooch in a velvet jewelry bag before you store it in the same container with other jewelry.
From elegant black velvet to PVC, hanging jewelry organizers are a wonderful invention patented in 1992.
Store the bangles and bracelets in satin or velvet jewelry pouches and keep them in a jewelry box.
Men shopping this popular vest style can choose from corduroy, plush velvet, poly satin blended or natural materials.
A velour or velvet vest will look best in autumn and winter months, while a poly-satin vest will lend a more formal vibe to your attire.
A slim fitting black trench coat, in leather or velvet or even just wool, makes a man look sexy and dangerous, no matter what his size or stature.
This will only work if you elect to have a coat made of wool or velvet - leather requires a different skill.
Others prefer a more distinctive goth look with a jacket in velvet and trimmed with black lace.
The doublets could be satin, silk, fur, or velvet, or simply "cloth of the realm" (i.e., wool).
Red Velvet cake will not be bright red when you use beets, it will be a dark brownish maroon.
If you like a little role-playing, you can sport a stretch velvet chemise accented with faux fur.
This bustier is also available in sexy black stretch velvet in sizes up to 44.
A satin, lacy or sheer corset is best reserved for private viewing, but corsets with lots of embellishments, embroidery or in materials like velvet can be worn in certain settings.
However, the items they put in their Final Clearance section can be marked down by as much as 70%, so that you can get a long, black velvet gown with a plunging neckline for close to a rock-bottom price.
Ample Pleasure also sells a stretch velvet long dress that is red with white fake fur trim on the neckline and cuffs.
A matching velvet hat is sold separately to complete your look.
Why not dress up as Ms. Claus this Christmas in a velvet mini dress from My Plus Lingerie?
Feeling USA has a sexy stretch velvet and fake fur chemise that has a ribbon lace-up front.
Check out the Spoil Me Santa or Candy Cane Cutie stretch velvet dresses at 3 Wishes.
A long, flowing skirt in heavy silk, chiffon or taffeta is the perfect accompaniment, but for less formal venues, velvet or silk slacks would also work well.
The material looks like crushed velvet, offering a feeling of antiquity.
Velvet and heavy silk should be saved for fall and winter.
These figure-flattering garments include some of the trendiest items on the Internet - think resplendent off-the-shoulder gowns, sexy wrap cardigans, chic velvet tops, flattering pencil skirts and much, much more.
This is a perfect opportunity to wear things you would never otherwise wear, like stiletto heels, gloves with feather or maribou trim, a boa and a velvet ribbon around your neck.
Many of the coats were designed for larger women, and you can find treasures like a cashmere coat with velvet trim and buttons for rock-bottom prices.
Stick with traditional classics, like leotards and tights, or steal the show with some dramatic velvet dancewear.
Velvet adds textural and visual interest with its buttery soft hand and sheen.
However, velvet is a sturdy, stiff fabric with little stretch, so choose those garments with a fabric blend that includes some spandex, and order one or two sizes larger than you normally would because velvet runs small.
Try an elegant red velvet full-length gown for ballroom dances or black velvet jazz pants topped with a zip-front unitard for other events.
Famous plus size fashion models like Crystal Renn and Velvet d'Amour have successfully busted the myth that one has to be twig-thin to look gorgeous in clothes.
In fact, the styles of Velvet frames are comparable to eyewear designers like Black Fly.
Velvet eyewear is manufactured with the intent that snowboarders or skateboarders will be taking these frames for a wild ride.
There are many online vendors selling Velvet eyewear at prices of 20 dollars or less.
It is highly doubtful that Velvet quality merchandise would be experiencing more than a fifty percent discount, so be wary when purchasing.
If you're a fan of role playing games and can't live without experiencing everything that a game has to offer, then you'll definitely want to learn more about Velvet from Overlord.
You can also upgrade these minions and their abilities, which is where Overlord Velvet comes into play.
Velvet from Overlord is one of two sisters who are vying for your affection.
Before you have an opportunity to meet and unlock Velvet, however, you are first presented with her sister Rose.
Velvet can be considered the more evil choice.
Velvet can be thought of as Rose's polar opposite.
Instead of being well-mannered and helpful, Velvet dresses much more provocatively and is much more lustful than her sister.
Another key difference is that Velvet is more inclined to provide improvements for the green and red minions, rather than the brown and blue ones.
Overlord Velvet also refers to these minions as pixies.
This video game is about choices, so you will eventually be presented with the opportunity to choose between Rose or Velvet.
Head back to Velvet's room and open the door.
Choose Velvet by having your minions grab the bed.
And that's how you unlock Overlord Velvet!
It has a finesse while having a velvet punch.
The palate is full-bodied with ripe blackberries, plums, and currants that move along with underlying pepper, tobacco, light vanilla, and a smooth velvet texture.
One has to be wary of Barbara, they can be lip-curling table wines or they can stun with their supple fruity velvet and vibrancy.
While "Velvet Mistress" and "Liquid Seductress" are not your typical Pinot Noir descriptions, they are the type of remarks that lead one to believe there is so much more to Pinot than what you can find on a wine aroma wheel.
This is where the term "velvet" comes into play.
Today, they boast not only the original Marilyn Merlot, but wines such as Marilyn Cabernet, the Velvet Collection, Norma Jeane, and many others.
The interior is lined with black velvet with red piping.
The casket linings range from simple cottons to deluxe velvet and satins.
Inspired by the musicians in garage bands such as Blondie, the Velvet Underground, and the Ramones, these rebels of pop music gave something raw and edgy to the hair industry and their music fans.
Velvet is a classic material choice that looks good on most people.
Alternatively, adding a few rows of gold braid along the hem of some velvet curtains will make them even more opulent and sophisticated.
If your goldfish has a velvety-orange coating on its body or on its fins, then it is probably suffering from Velvet disease, which cause by a parasite called Oodinium pillularis.
The velvet pink and black leopard strings really make it pop.
Velvet tiers adorn the top portion of the suit, that amazingly also features removable straps for two ways to wear; literally it's like buying two suits for the price of one.
These dolls featured sumptuous ball gowns detailed with satin, velvet, sequins and fur.
Go for funky stripes or opt for more sophisticated materials like velvet for a modern upgrade on this classic '80s clothing.
A nighttime ensemble that calls for chic black slacks, heeled boots and long leather gloves can be accentuated with a thicker shawl in a material such as velvet.
Later, Italian fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli designed one especially for air raids - it was the same functional style, complete with a gas mask, flask and velvet turban.
Material is often a strong consideration - cashmere, velvet and silk are always elegant.
This site sells jackets in a shorter length (usually in a metallic or an eye-catching color) and pairs them with dark dresses in things like velvet and satin.
Look for materials like velvet, chiffon and wool, and keep your eyes open for extra fancy details, like sequins, lace and other vivid embellishments.
Look for materials like satin, velvet, and lace to add texture to your holiday dress.
Elegant velvet pantsuits or sequined cocktail dresses in a variety of colors and styles are perfect for these occasions.
Pull out your versatile little black dress and top it with a red velvet jacket or lacy gold bolero.