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  • n. The application of pinstripes to a fabric
  • n. The pinstripes of a fabric collectively


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  • Acurate guns interest me the most and they are like the old M38 Wilys, dependable, maintainable, easy on the pocket book and your bound to sooner or later get your first brush pinstriping!

    A Top-Notch Working Rifle: David Petzal Reviews the Montana Rifle Company Model 1999 Ridgeline

  • The chair features a lawnmower engine, built-in stereo, headlights, and some sharp pinstriping.

    Boing Boing

  • It had a tan leather interior and gold pinstriping.

    Hidden Secrets, Hidden Lives

  • They stole a television and loaded it into late 80s Chrysler van with fog lights and gray pinstriping.

    Md. thieves loading TVs, driving off

  • I remembered that conversation when I read today's entry at Jalopy Junktown, where he wrote about an auction where Von Dutch's pinstriping box was sold for $270,000.

    Boing Boing: May 14, 2006 - May 20, 2006 Archives

  • Wireman came buzzing up in a bright blue golf cart with sporty yellow pinstriping.

    Duma Key

  • She can also pimp your hot rod with Von Dutch–style pinstriping and sing her original country-Gypsy songs for you while playing the accordion, guitar, banjo, harmonica, or piano.


  • "Hey, Mugsy, isn't that the same 1955 cherry-apple red T-Bird convertible in immaculate condition, with the mag wheels and the white pinstriping that was behind us yesterday?"

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • I went through 18 rolls of black pinstriping and used pics of the R2-D2 cooler to make it look just right.

    Boing Boing: October 16, 2005 - October 22, 2005 Archives

  • It also spoke of giving the new model "limousine-like features"--including such options as lighted rear writing tables, two 12-volt power ports for computers and cell phones, footrests, lighted vanity mirrors, directional reading lights for rear passengers and custom paint colors and pinstriping.

    Chrysler Does Super-Luxury


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