sleep·wear | \ˈslēp-ˌwer \

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Beiler says that her brand provides timeless basics such as sleepwear, swimwear and plain cotton pieces. Jordyn Noennig, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "This Lake Country children's clothing store started then grew online. Now, it has a storefront in Delafield.," 12 July 2018 Intimissimi Select women’s intimates and sleepwear styles are 50 percent off until Wednesday, July 4. Halie Lesavage, Glamour, "All the 4th of July Sales Worth Shopping This Year," 3 July 2018 Others include harmful items such as drugs and weapons, along with sleepwear such as air mattresses and luggage, as singers are prohibited from camping at the audition site overnight. Claire Wolters,, "'American Idol' auditions set for Sept. 6 in Philly," 7 June 2018 Andy, meanwhile, started his own creative agency and founded the sleepwear brand Sleepy Jones. Halie Lesavage, Glamour, "How Kate Spade Built an Empire: A Timeline," 6 June 2018 In total, Savage x Fenty will be comprised of 90 pieces of lingerie, sleepwear, and accessories, including four capsule collections within the main line. Steff Yotka, Vogue, "Everything You Need to Know About Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty Launch," 9 May 2018 Savage X Fenty includes a whopping 90 styles in 36 sizes, ranging from 32A–44DD in bras, and XS–3X in undies and sleepwear. Emilia Petrarca, The Cut, "Rihanna’s Fenty Lingerie Is Here! Complete With Whips and Handcuffs.," 11 May 2018 The new line includes lingerie, sleepwear, bras and accessories. Lisa Gutierrez, kansascity, "Rihanna adds S&M sizzle to new lingerie collection to show undies 'in another light' | The Kansas City Star," 10 May 2018 Jockey, the underwear and sleepwear manufacturer, houses its headquarters in Kenosha. Jr Radcliffe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "68 Degrees of Separation: a Wisconsin connection to every team in the 2018 NCAA Tournament," 12 Mar. 2018

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1935, in the meaning defined above

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