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  • n. Plural form of shearling.

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Examples

  • Getty Images Rebecca Taylor: "The collection is about patched fabrics, lace appliqu é s, and found beading cocooned in silvery shearlings with a flavor of NY Disco," says the designer.

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  • And this season, they rewarded them with an assured, wearable, dare-we-say commercial collection that featured beautifully cut dresses with a hint of '40s flare and highly covetable shearlings.

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  • The shearlings had been picked over, and all that was left were generic, boxy styles.

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  • It was almost a shame to have to bundle up in our shearlings on the way there in an effort to keep out the chill.

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  • It does not appear to injure old ewes as it does lambs or shearlings.

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  • The rams, old ewes, and two-shear ewes had duly undergone their stripping, and the men were proceeding with the shearlings and hogs, when Oak's belief that she was going to stand pleasantly by and time him through another performance was painfully interrupted by Farmer Boldwood's appearance in the extremest corner of the barn.

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  • At the annual auctions of shearlings which are held upon the large farms a purse is made for the shepherd of the flock, into which every one who attends is expected to drop a shilling, often producing £5.

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  • The cape, with strong shoulders and a loose body, fit in nicely with outfits that alternated between neat and tailored, and sexy softness found in angora sweaters, faux furs and shearlings.

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  • "I have discovered I can get an extra 1. 5kg of growth by taking wool off Southdowns but for Lleyn shearlings the reverse situation occurred, so this year we have not sheared these individuals," he said.

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  • There were beautiful leather jackets inset with ribbed-knit panels; cropped shearlings; soldier coats; and three kinds of pants (knit-and-leather leggings to match the jackets, slouchy harem jodhpurs, and refreshing wide-leg trousers).

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