sweetheart neckline

noun

Definition of sweetheart neckline 

: a neckline for women's clothing that is high in back and low in front where it is scalloped to resemble the top of a heart

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Magda Butrym, meanwhile, has been working a feminine theme, with floral, ruffled dresses, voluminous shoulders, rich velvet, sweetheart necklines and cinched waists. Florence Kane, WSJ, "5 Young Designers You Should Know," 16 Aug. 2018 Plus, its body-hugging silhouette and sweetheart neckline compliment Bachchan's figure perfectly. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Exclusive: Aishwarya Rai's Butterfly Dress at Cannes Took 3,000 Hours To Make," 12 May 2018 McCord wore a white strapless high-low dress by Hayley Paige with a sweetheart neckline. John-john Williams Iv, baltimoresun.com, "Ne-Yo, Chanel Iman among celebrities spotted at Preakness 2018," 19 May 2018 Pascal Le Segretain—Getty Images Princess Marie of Denmark (2008) Marie Cavallier married Prince Joachim of Denmark in 2008 while wearing a feminine dress with a full skirt and a sweetheart neckline. Cady Lang, Time, "25 Classic Royal Wedding Dresses That Could Inspire Meghan Markle," 3 May 2018 The Big Little Lies actress wore a striking strapless midnight-blue gown with a sweetheart neckline. Christina Amoroso, Cosmopolitan, "Everyone Go Home, Because Nicole Kidman Just STOLE the Oscars Red Carpet," 5 Mar. 2018 The cobalt blue, deep-cut sweetheart neckline! AND. Amanda Garrity, Good Housekeeping, "People Had a Lot of Feelings About Nicole Kidman's Giant Bow at the Oscars," 4 Mar. 2018 Reese wore a hot pink Stella McCartney gown with a sweetheart neckline, hourglass silhouette and small train to the Met Ball in 2014. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Reese Witherspoon's Daughter Channels One of Her Famous Red Carpet Looks," 17 Jan. 2018 The dramatic scallop of the sweetheart neckline was repeated through the circumference of the hem and sweeping court train. Sue Strachan, NOLA.com, "Krewe of Dorians bal masque continues a tradition," 10 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of sweetheart neckline

1941, in the meaning defined above

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