white braid

18 examples (0.03 sec)
  • She had lately smartened it up a bit with some white braid, and she hoped he would approve. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. XII, No. 29. August, 1873, by Various
  • Alpaca was to be had in almost every shade, and wide white braid that made an excellent trimming. Cited from Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party, by C. E. Jacobs and Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  • From this time he became a member of the Jockey Club and a racehorse owner, colours green with white braid.
  • No more navy suits with white braid and whistles! Cited from Jeremy, by Hugh Walpole
  • A bolt of white braid and a handful of buttons -- they wouldn't get a mental picture of the completed piece. Cited from Fanny Herself, by Edna Ferber
  • His badge was worn on the left arm, as were the others, but it had a strip of white braid sewn beneath it. Cited from The Boy Scouts of the Eagle Patrol, by Howard Payson
  • She had added three rows of white braid and large white pearl buttons to her gray jacket, in order to make it a little more "dressy." Cited from Rebecca Of Sunnybrook Farm, by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • It had elbow sleeves, and a bit of white braid stitched on their bands and around the square neck set off the little costume charmingly. Cited from Stories Worth Rereading, by Various
  • Learning to pin back his sailor collar to save soiling the white braid on it (that meant scrubbing). Cited from Cheerful--By Request, by Edna Ferber
  • He discovered that she could swim as well as he; also that in her dark blue bathing costume, with sailor collar and narrow white braid, she was a most shapely person. Cited from Tales From Bohemia, by Robert Neilson Stephens
  • They had dark blue costumes of cheap drill, trimmed with white braid, and wore white cotton gloves and shiny badges. Cited from School, Church, and Home Games, by George O. Draper
  • Travis set the table, spreading a cover of blue denim edged with white braid, which showed off the silver and the set of delft -- her great and never-ending joy -- to great effect. Cited from Blix, by Frank Norris
  • Ethelyn looked very pretty in a yachting suit of white serge, while Patty's sailor gown was of more prosaic blue flannel, trimmed with white braid. Cited from Patty at Home, by Carolyn Wells
  • Melcourt-le-Danois which had once looked down into the very waves now dominated in the first place a strip of gardens, and orchards of small fruit, through which the, road from Harfleur to the village of Melcourt, half a mile farther up the Seine, ran like a bit of white braid. Cited from The Street Called Straight, by Basil King
  • A black gown similar to that worn by Bachelors of Arts of the University of Oxford and a hood of black silk edged with white braid and lined with silk the colour of the discipline of the degree and a black trencher with a black silk tassel.
  • On the left is an upright spear, resting on the ground; from this there hangs, attached to a golden cord, a garment of scarlet, also a purple robe; whilst the upper part of the spear is surrounded by a white braid of diamond pattern. Cited from The Builders, by Joseph Fort Newton
  • A hank of coarse, bristling white braid was also unearthed from among the stores, and within three days the galatea had become a sturdy white-braided blouse and skirt, that promised to rival the "staunch little beast" in staunch-heartedness. Cited from We of the Never-Never, Jeanie "Mrs. Aeneas" Gunn
  • There was a pale pink, trimmed with dainty white lace; a figured sateen covered with tiny rosebuds, and finished off here and there with knots and bows of rose-coloured ribbon; a simple holland dress trimmed with white braid, and a shady straw hat with bows of lace and a tiny bunch of rosebuds. Cited from Ruth Arnold, by Lucy Byerley