Lapel

  • (noun): Lap at the front of a coat; continuation of the coat collar.

Some articles on lapel:

Chris Hastings - Pins
... Hastings' lapel and hat pins have been described as "rugged designs" that "bring casual elegance to a tweed lapel or the brim of a hat." Garden Gun magazine honored Hastings as a "Best of Made in the South" style ...
List Of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk Awards - Ribbons, Lapel Pins
1934 First Army Aug 20, 1937 Second Army Oct 13, 1937 City of Ankara Lapel pin Dec 27, 1937 TBMM Lapel pin ...
Lapel Pin - Popular Usage
... Lapel pins are frequently used as symbols of achievement and belonging in different organizations ... Fraternities and sororities use lapel pins as the primary symbol for their organizations ... Lapel pins from the organization are often collected by members and non-members alike ...
Lapel Pin
... A lapel pin is a small pin often worn on the lapel of a dress jacket ... Lapel pins can be purely ornamental or can indicate the wearer's affiliation with an organization or cause ... Before the popularity of wearing lapel pins, boutonnières were worn instead ...
Lapel, Indiana - Demographics
... There were 749 households out of which 34.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.3% were married couples living together, 12.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.6% were non-families. 26.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...

Famous quotes containing the word lapel:

    Here also was made the novelty ‘Chestnut Bell’ which enjoyed unusual popularity during the gay nineties when every dandy jauntily wore one of the tiny bells on the lapel of his coat, and rang it whenever a story-teller offered a ‘chestnut.’
    —Administration for the State of Con, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)