col·​or·​way | \ ˈkə-lər-ˌwā How to pronounce colorway (audio) \

Definition of colorway

: a color or arrangement of colors fabric sold in a variety of colorways

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Our team came together and designed a collection with two colorways. Nandi Howard, Essence, "This Is Not A Drill, FUBU Partners With Sorella For A New Collection," 25 July 2019 While satin headbands are available in a plethora of colorways, brands are innovating past just that. Teen Vogue, "Padded Headbands: Where To Buy Them And How To Wear Them," 11 July 2019 The resulting collection, then, presents a range of prints (14, to be specific, in dozens of colorways) which can, in various combinations, skew understated or all-out maximalist. Hadley Keller, House Beautiful, "One of the Most Iconic Wallpapers of All Time Is Back," 20 Mar. 2019 Buy Holmes' exact sneaker, plus other colorways, below. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "Katie Holmes Wore Veja Sneakers While Walking Her Dogs With Suri," 20 Aug. 2019 Ray Allen wore just about every model in a different colorway. Jarrel Harris,, "What Jordan Brand Sneaker Should Zion Williamson Wear?," 30 July 2019 Plus, the crate has a removable tray in case of accidents, and is designed to pair perfectly with another new Fable addition: a waterproof, stain-proof, scratch-resistant memory foam dog bed that comes in three sizes and five colorways. Brittney Morgan, House Beautiful, "Fable's Amazing New Dog Crate Doubles as a Stylish Side Table," 17 July 2019 The New Era Cap x Fear of God ESSENTIALS hat will be available in a timeless black and white colorway. James Love, Essence, "Jerry Lorenzo Teams Up With New Era Cap For a Fear of God ESSENTIALS Hat," 10 July 2019 Fortunately for fans of the style, the Natalie was recently fully restocked, and is now even available in a new colorway: white. Caroline Hallemann, Town & Country, "Meghan Markle's Favorite Shoe Designer Sarah Flint Makes Heels Comfy Enough for a Pregnant Duchess," 13 Apr. 2019

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First Known Use of colorway

1941, in the meaning defined above

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