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Synonyms for peplum

a flared ruffle attached to the waistline of a dress or jacket or blouse

a garment worn by women in ancient Greece


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From the fabric, cut two front panels, two side-front panels, two front peplums, two back panels, two side-back panels, one back peplum on the fold, two upper sleeves, two lower sleeves, two front facings, two collar facings, one back neckline facing on the fold, two front peplum facings and one back peplum facing on the fold.
Indian fashion writer Man ish Mishra said: "Kate's vibrant Alexander McQueen outfit with an ornate print and a peplum detailing was pol ished and beautifully suited for an Indian outing.
Each top peplum braided wtih three (3) vertical designs of two (2) rows, no space, black Hungarian
ashley Greene Ashley's leather peplum could have been a winner, but with leather shorts and leather shoes there's too much hide for our liking.
There's no denying she has ample boobs and a bum to match, but she knows how to work her assets, and a peplum - a white one at that - emphasises her enviable silhouette.
From the workwear shift dress to the skinny jeans' new ubiquitous sidekick, like it or not, the peplum has been the big fashion hit of the year.
The peplum silhouette brings back the flirty & feminine style of the eighties.
Our shoot from Bullring, Birmingham shows the fifties trend is fresh and new for 2012 with subtle pastels, lace skirts, cotton bolero jackets, crocheted dresses, peplum tops and classic tweed suits.
Anyone who isn't blessed with a perfect figure (which is most of us) should cheer the return of the peplum which does a wonderful job camouflaging tums and is great for pear shapes.
PUMP PERFECTION Take the appliqued look to your footwear and step out in Topshop''s Marais lace perspex points, pounds 30 PEPLUM PARADE Exaggerate your curves with a peplum top.
45 Cheltenham Sporting (50:25:10) 14-17 Crack Away Jack, 10-13 Havingotascoobydo, 8-11 Tanks For That, Keki Buku, Rileyev, 7-9 Oh Crick, 6-8 I'msingingtheblues, Nomecheki, 4-6 Osric, Quipe Me Posted, 3-5 Safari Journey, Russian Flag, Mahrajaan, Marley Roca, Bocciani, 2-4 Consigliere, 1-3 Peplum Match bet Rileyev/Oh Crick 0.
Gwen Stefani, conservative in a white tank top and beige peplum pantsuit, with boyfriend Gavin Rossdale of Bush, didn't bite.
Online clothing store shows that shoppers can look great for less, with its show-stopping peplum dress available for 5
To create a sweatshirt that has a more feminine feel, add a peplum to version A.
The genre is called peplum (plural pepla) in Italian after the togas and robes the characters wear, they say, but is known throughout the world as sword and sandal films.