Definition of Shirrings
1. shirring [n] - See also: shirring
Lexicographical Neighbors of Shirrings
Literary usage of Shirrings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Journal of Home Economics by American Home Economics Association (1910)
"then, the work on the milliner's folds, pipings, puffs, shirrings and other finishings may follow. We are now ready to take up the buckram frame. ..."
2. Godey's Magazine by Louis Antoine Godey, Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (1896)
"... running either lengthwise or crosswise ; very pretty are those composed entirely of narrow shirrings alternating with tiny ruffles or frills of "lace. ..."
3. Clothing for Women; Selection, Design, Construction: A Practical Manual for by Laura Irene Baldt (1916)
"Voile (plain or embroidered), in shirrings. white or colors. Buttons. Net (washable). Findings Thread. Snap fasteners or hooks and eyes. Cord. Buttons. ..."