Monday, May 12, 2014
Citations for frippery
Like certain writers of our own, Mr. Chapman is so anxious to put off the frippery of conventional literary diction, that he assumes with undue readiness the frippery of slang.
The first rule of white (lace) club is to steer clear of frippery. Nothing can make you look like a period-drama extra more than tiers of ruffles or cream-puff-like sleeves.