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Hanky hem cardigan

French translation: cardigan à ourlet mouchoir

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English term or phrase:Hanky hem cardigan
French translation:cardigan à ourlet mouchoir
Entered by: Flore Bargain
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17:35 Sep 7, 2011
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Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / Description vêtements/accessoires
English term or phrase: Hanky hem cardigan
Bonjour,

Comment traduire : Hanky hem cardigan ?

Merci de votre aide,
Flore
Flore Bargain
France
Local time: 00:26
cardigan à ourlet mouchoir
Explanation:
''hanky'' = handkerchief = mouchoir

Image d'un ourlet mouchoir:

http://www.asos.fr/See-by-Chloe-See-By-Chloé-Top-en-jersey-d...
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Claire N.
Local time: 18:26
Grading comment
merci !
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
2 +3cardigan à ourlet mouchoirClaire N.
Summary of reference entries provided
Clain's link again
Tony M

Discussion entries: 9





  

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hanky hem cardigan
cardigan à ourlet mouchoir


Explanation:
''hanky'' = handkerchief = mouchoir

Image d'un ourlet mouchoir:

http://www.asos.fr/See-by-Chloe-See-By-Chloé-Top-en-jersey-d...

Claire N.
Local time: 18:26
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 15
Grading comment
merci !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Frankie JB: I am getting to think you are right. Many things remain unclear (among others the french equivalent; but it does seem we are talking about the hemline, not the "hem" indeed).
2 hrs
  -> Merci, Frankie!

agree  Sheila Wilson: certainly the set of Google images are similar
14 hrs
  -> Thanks, Sheila!

agree  enrico paoletti
21 hrs
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Reference comments


41 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Reference: Clain's link again

Reference information:
Sadly, the link got truncated above, but I hope this will work OK here:

http://www.asos.fr/See-by-Chloe-See-By-Chloé-Top-en-jersey-d...

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Note added at 1 heure (2011-09-07 18:40:19 GMT)
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Here's a page that shows and describes a 'hanky hem(line)', albeit on a dress:

http://fashion.about.com/cs/glossary/g/bldefhankiehem.htm

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Note added at 1 heure (2011-09-07 18:41:39 GMT)
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And here are loads of images of them:

http://www.google.com/search?q="handkerchief hem"&hl=fr&biw=...

Tony M
France
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 95

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Claire N.: Thank you, Tony. I hadn't checked the link to see if it worked.
46 mins
  -> Thanks, Clain! It's always worth checking, it happens so often ;-)
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