Some articles on notched lapel, lapel:
... The notched lapel (American English), step lapel or step collar (British English) is sewn to the collar at an angle, creating a step effect ... The notched lapel double-breasted jacket is a rare setting ... This was the first type of lapel to appear ...
Famous quotes containing the words lapel and/or notched:
“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)
“Within the memory of many of my townsmen the road near which my house stands resounded with the laugh and gossip of inhabitants, and the woods which border it were notched and dotted here and there with their little gardens and dwellings, though it was then much more shut in by the forest than now.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)