In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Alongside the clean lines, texture also features strongly within this interior, from the bouclé upholstery of the sofa to the cashmere Rolf Benz herring-bone throw that is draped over it - great for snuggling up late in front of the TV.
- More than three decades after Coco Chanel's death, knockoffs of her bouclé suits still fill department store racks.
- It was mostly inspired by the South of France in the Fifties but there is such a rich mix of fabrics, including Lurex, bouclé and Irish linen that you can make of it what you will.
- If your sports jacket is a tweed or bouclé wool, look at the colors or shades that are blended and stitched into the sports jacket, and bring out that color by wearing a knit in that shade.
- Highlights of its mix-and-match range include knitwear in cable, fairisle and jersey, leather pieces in oak and black, and fabrics such as wool plaid, bouclé and herringbone.
- Ms. Lepore was trying to puzzle out why little bouclé jackets - and in particular a tweed plaid version with a boxy shape and frayed edges, a knockoff of a Chanel original - should be the surprise hit of the season…
- He resurrected his classical silhouette, the men's tailored suit for women, with Ling wearing his black textured wool bouclé double-breasted pantsuit and looking too delicious by half.
- For our illustration, we paired our dress with a jacket in a loosely woven wool bouclé fabric with bits of bright pink, aqua, and gold.
- Naja Lauf's orange - yellow psychedelic chiffon, Issue's lovely rose - pink - white bouclé jacket, Cash's perfectly tailor-made checked coat and Sofie Schnoor's crème tweed were fine examples of fashion's new elegance.
- Coco, of course, set the template of the bouclé cardigan suit in the Fifties, which is one element that gave this idea the power of a recognisably chic ‘classic’.
- Summer pastel bouclé tweeds (jackets and coats with the requisite raggedy edges) have taken off as a cross-generational hit from Chanel itself through Zara, Per Una and most stops in between.
- During the 1960s tweed got the Jackie Onassis treatment, cut into pastel bouclé skirt suits and teamed with pill-box hats and expensively coiffed hair.
- When she had created 10 of these squares, Fatica hand-sewed them together, then dissolved the Aqua Film, which resulted in odd shapes of material that resemble a series of fused threads or pieces of bouclé fabric that are soft to the touch.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.