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- n. Plural form of halterneck.
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Spooky you should mention halternecks - was just looking at buying a pattern for one today; those of us with broad shoulders and nothing much to speak of in the frontage department rely heavily on them to make us look sporty and athletic in summertime instead of just, well, lacking.
I like the pictures of her from the waist up - halternecks do look good on her - but I think, from head to toe, she'd look better with a different neckline.
The side-draped skirts, the organza, jewel and lace transparency and the halternecks will all be coming to the high street within two seasons.
If you don't know your hemlines from your halternecks, though, it might be smarter to ask them to 'take a look' at your choice and see how they react to it.