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Caroline Baudelaire was a good-looking woman who delighted in dressing in her finery when going out at night.
Fifteen men clad in wedding finery, mostly from the Dagestan Republic, were detained.Russia Cracks Down on North Caucasus Wedding Gunfire|Anna Nemtsova|October 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Burton quickly proved that she has the technical skill and imagination to conjure dramatic runway finery.Louis Vuitton, Chanel, McQueen Cap Paris Spring 2013 Fashion Week Shows|Robin Givhan|October 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The men, in their coat and tails, and women, in all their finery, are forced to hop and ribbit.
Nancy Reagan was a passionate fashionista in her borrowed finery from Adolfo and Galanos.
There was no finery in her wardrobe, a few neat cotton gowns for summer wear, and homespun for the winter—that was all.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
Most of the farmers wore linen dusters and broad straw hats, but their women had put on all their finery.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
The females of these people were very ragged and dirty, and at the same time loaded with finery.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
There it appears among the rugged doggrel, a piece of continental finery stitched into the homely Saxon garb.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
And what with the wedding which mamma always insists upon, and the bridal finery she bestows, the burden is redoubled.A Fortune Hunter; Or, The Old Stone Corral|John Dunloe Carteret