- From French appliqué (Wiktionary)
“So I did a central block in applique with Olivia's name (it has one curve!) and piano keys to the outside.”
“Ford's stylists seem to have worked overtime to mitigate this situation by frantically adding numerous "character lines" on the hood and side panels, bumpers that look like they were sawed-off at strange angles, and a silly plastic "applique" on the front fender.”
“Sex toy with paint buildup and glass beads applique. photo © Jaime Rojo”
“Emilia: (in response to a suggestion that she wear a sweater that features some flower applique) NO.”
“I have some Indian style clothing I bought on Ebay, all beautiful colours and tons of embroidery and applique.”
“If you make a mistake or cut a hole in your garment, sew an applique over it, like a rose or a sailing ship.”
“The corseted bodice and full skirt both featured lace applique which was handmade by the Royal School of Needlework at Hampton Court Palace, meaning that the dress was not wholly made within the grounds of Buckingham Place as was initially suggested.”
“She closed the show with two hideous applique dresses in green and pink that left me disappointed and utterly unimpressed.”
“Taking designs from quilting, rosemalling, applique and flat perspective folk art, Jim creates an intricate and colorful work of art that reflects our shared cultural heritage yet is unmistakably Jim Shore.”
“Antique Chinese rank badge applique bird metal thread”
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