Origin of crepe
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Origin of crêpe
How to use crepe in a sentence
Ted tugged at the brass buttons of her red, wool-crepe dress.‘Tracing the Blue Light’: Read Chapter 1 of Eileen Cronin’s ‘Mermaid’|Eileen Cronin|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When the crepe is golden on the bottom, turn over and a cook the other side until golden.Cat Cora’s Valentine’s Day Menu for Single People|Cat Cora|February 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Think a sari in silk crepe paired with a logoed jacquard mesh-knit shirt.Missoni Spring/ Summer 2014: Pop'n'Xotic|Liza Foreman|September 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It also used organza, compact crepe and cotton jersey plisse, among others.Bottega Veneta Spring/Summer 2014: Palazzo Fashion|Liza Foreman|September 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A boxy white overcoat with a plunging neckline was a highlight, as was as a sand-colored crepe dress with an equally low neckline.Proenza Schouler Spring/Summer 2014: Serenity Now|Isabel Wilkinson|September 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Then her cheeks began to pale, till they were tinged like the creamy plumes of the white crepe myrtle that grew in the ruin.
But she gazes beyond the salon, back into the big dining hall, where the white crepe myrtle grows.
Together they went down the hill to a poor little house, marked by white crepe.Average Jones|Samuel Hopkins Adams
The idea of a woman like this Mrs. Edes seeing Aunt Susan in that awful pink crepe wrapper!
Afterward Martha made cruel fun of her Aunt's pink crepe and made her buy a kimona.
British Dictionary definitions for crepe
- a light cotton, silk, or other fabric with a fine ridged or crinkled surface
- (as modifier)a crepe dress