Definition of Chantilly lace in English:
A delicate kind of bobbin lace.
- The stand-out pieces here were her beautifully tailored tweed jackets, which were often paired with dressy tulle, Chantilly lace and organza skirts.
- The bride wore a gown of satin and Chantilly lace.
- For the more daring there were tight semi-transparent Chantilly lace shirts which left little to the imagination.
Mid 19th century: named after Chantilly, a town near Paris.
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