April 19, 2012

Shantung

shantung | sh anˈtə ng |nouna dress fabric spun from tussore silk with random irregularities in the surface texture.ORIGIN late 19th cent.: from Shantung (where it was originally made).Shandong |ˈ sh änˈdô ng | (alsoShantung |-ˈtoŏ ng |)a coastal province in eastern China; capital, Jinan. It occupies the Shandong Peninsula that separates southern Bo Hai from the Yellow Sea.Balenciaga Pleat Tucked Silk Shantung Skirt:

J.Crew silk shantung A-Line skirt:





See by Chloe Printed Silk-Shantung Dress:





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