handkerchief points and dipped hems

Portuguese translation: bainhas com pontas e desniveladas

20:09 Sep 7, 2011
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
English term or phrase: handkerchief points and dipped hems
A frase inteira é a seguinte:

handkerchief points and dipped hems marked the transition from flapper to glamour.

O que seriam os "handkerchief points"? Um tipo de bainha ou acabamento. Alguem poderia me ajudar?
Obrigado desde já!!
Local time: 04:58
Portuguese translation:bainhas com pontas e desniveladas


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Leonor Machado
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4dobras de um lenco
Beta Cummins
4bainhas com pontas e desniveladas
Leonor Machado
3com pontas
Marcos Antonio



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dobras de um lenco

Os "points" sao as diversas formas nas quais um lenco pode ser dobrado. Veja o link :)

    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Handkerchief
Beta Cummins
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com pontas

Creio se isto - "handkerchief points" : como ponta de lenços

- handkerchief hemline > handkerchief skirt = saia com pontas
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27 out. 2008 – (KudoZ) English to Portuguese translation of handkerchief hemline: ... 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer ... 4 +6, baínha de lenço ...

Note added at 1 day4 hrs (2011-09-09 00:34:32 GMT)

dipped hems: bainhas assimétricas

Note added at 1 day4 hrs (2011-09-09 00:35:48 GMT)


Marcos Antonio
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Asker: Também acho que é por aí, uma saia com aquelas pontas que parecem lenços. Marcos, e como você acha que ficaria o "dipped hems"? Obrigado!

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