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...finas tiras intermitentes a modo de pespunte...

English translation: fine straps, intermittent like backstitching...

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Spanish term or phrase:...finas tiras intermitentes a modo de pespunte...
English translation:fine straps, intermittent like backstitching...
Entered by: Sarah Brenchley
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19:49 Jun 21, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: ...finas tiras intermitentes a modo de pespunte...
The subject is sandals! "Detalles tales como borados, cristales, lentejuelas, flecos o finas tiras intermitentes a dmodo de pespunte convertirán a las sandalias en un elemento do lo más glamouroso."
Bonnie
fine straps, intermittent like backstitching...
Explanation:
tiras are straps...
pespunte is backstitching, which has that on and off effect the straps have...
(Summer is here and Madrid is full of shoe stores)

Hope it helps!
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Pilar T. Bayle
Local time: 11:55
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Summary of answers provided
nafine straps, intermittent like backstitching...Pilar T. Bayle
nafine lines of running stitch
GoodWords
na...fine, intermittent shreds in fashion at this time....jules123


  

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...fine, intermittent shreds in fashion at this time....


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jules123
PRO pts in pair: 4

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Pilar T. Bayle: shreds are not perspuntes... got it wrong
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53 mins
fine lines of running stitch


Explanation:
I think it means parallel lines of fine topstitching like this:

- - - - - - - - - - - -
- - - - - - - - - - - -
- - - - - - - - - - - -




    Sewing knowledge
GoodWords
Mexico
Local time: 04:55
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1449

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Pilar T. Bayle: that's pespunte, but... not the first part
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1 hr
fine straps, intermittent like backstitching...


Explanation:
tiras are straps...
pespunte is backstitching, which has that on and off effect the straps have...
(Summer is here and Madrid is full of shoe stores)

Hope it helps!

Pilar T. Bayle
Local time: 11:55
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 29
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