Glossary beginning with H

French terms for costume and textile, taken from Cotgrave and other sources

haut colletsearch for term

high-necked; a gown closing or coming up to the neck.

Synonyms: hault collet
herminesearch for term


Synonyms: d'hermines
houppesearch for term

looped, as in the loops of a raised, uncut velvet.

Synonyms: houppes