Definition of pintuck in English:
(In sewing) a very narrow ornamental tuck.
- Shadow work mixed with buckles, buttons on sleeves, texturing, edging, appliqué with distressed edges, crystals on laser work, zardozi, gota, pin-tucks, pleats, smocking, layers.
- There were elements of transparency in acceptable proportions, in the garments which were interspersed with pin-tucks and pleats.
- Heirloom sewers love light-weight linen because it shows up all the wonderful shirring, wing-needles work, and pin-tucks that they love.
Definition of pintuck in:
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