June 06, 2012

Faille

faille |fīl|nouna soft, light-woven fabric having a ribbed texture and originally made of silk.ORIGIN mid 16th cent. (denoting a kind of hood or veil worn by women): from Old French. The current sense dates from the mid 19th cent.
ZAC POSEN Silk-faille gown

ZAC POSEN Strapless silk-faille dress

ZAC POSEN Cotton-blend twill fishtail gown

ZAC POSEN Ruffled silk-twill and silk-faille dress

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Silk-faille dress

DION LEE Element printed silk-faille dress

DION LEE External stretch silk-faille dress

DION LEE Glass stretch-silk organza mini dress

MIU MIU Printed silk-faille mini dress

PRABAL GURUNG Strapless cotton and silk-blend faille gown

ROCHAS Flounced-hem silk-faille dress
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