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ruffle

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something costly and unnecessary

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(paleontology) a bony plate that curves upward behind the skull of many ceratopsian dinosaurs

an external body part consisting of feathers or hair about the neck of a bird or other animal

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a strip of pleated material used as a decoration or a trim

ornamental objects of no great value

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Now, as he prepares for the Australian entry of Aldi, the German no frills grocery retailer, Cornell, despite his reputation and past accomplishments, is clearly under pressure.
ROMANTIC: Debenhams Betty Jackson Black floral dress, pounds 85.; FLAME AND CREAM: Phase Eight silk chiffon flame and cream floral dress, pounds 120.; FLORAL FLAIR: Dune floral Perfume platforms, pounds 70 and clutch, pounds 40.; CLASSICAL TOUCH: Matalan bow tie blouse, pounds 14.; POPULAR SHADES: ASOS Luxe bead silk dress, pounds 75.; FRILLS AND RUFFLES: Oli Maria Grachvogel Ruffle Dress, pounds 89.; TRADITIONAL: Miss Selfridge cream cutwork dress, pounds 50.; ROMANCE FAN: Film star Penelope Cruz.
Then there's Floral Flair, with shades of the 'Fifties in shorts and shirt and Happy Hippy, an easy to wear combination of flared denim jeans and floral frilled top all put together with floppy hat, woven bag, long scarf and flip flops.
``My prediction is therefore that the no frills sector will see collapses and consolidation in 2003, coupled with the inevitable higher prices.''
Attach it to the waistband at each side with more stitching underneath one of the frills.
Jordan gives the men cheap frills in every sense of the word in a blooming awful sheer ra-ra
For a number of years now, the so-called 'no frills' airlines have been cashing in on offering the business and leisure passengers cheap fares to a growing number of destinations.
Mirror fashion writer Dinah Turner says: "With so much detail, frills and a busy print, it's best to keep hair and make-up simple or you risk overloading your look.
Liverpool Airport is cheaper than many other airports, many of which it would appear have yet to catch on to the model that underpins the no frills travel market.
The gap is expected to narrow between traditional and no frills air fares in 2004 following increases from no frills airlines towards the end of last year.
Fringes and frills have been around for a while but this season they come into their own on everything from blouses and skirts to dresses and even handbags.
THE 'no frills' airline Ryanair now wants to become the 'no baggage' airline.
And now one of the leaders of that new approach, low-fare airline Ryanair, is planning to cut even more frills from its service.
The last time ruffles were in vogue it was the 80s and it was the men wearing the frills. But this time round the ruffles are bigger, softer and ultra-feminine.
Texture is the word of the month, with chunky knits, smooth leathers and smart suits all adorned with trims, frills and edgings.