- the opening or slit at the top of a skirt, or in a dress or blouse, that facilitates putting it on and taking it off.
- a pocket, especially one in a woman's skirt.
- a petticoat.
- a woman.
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A placket is an opening in a garment allowing it to be put on.
Gather from the placket to the middle of the front gore, if a skirt, apron, or dress.
Yes, the long narrow strips are for the belt; some are for the placket facings.
Can you tell where to place the two strips for the bands, and for the placket facings?
The first exercise of the "Placket Sampler" is done on one of these quarters.Handicraft for Girls
- a piece of cloth sewn in under a closure with buttons, hooks and eyes, zips, etc
- the closure itself