Example sentences for: decorative

How can you use “decorative” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The automated sewing systems that create the closely spaced regular stitch patterns used as decorative top stitching on men’s dress shirts, collars, cuffs, and pockets are examples of expensive machines operated for a single shift.

  • " ...Vibrant color, decorative patterns, and vivid images.

  • As it is, the book is greatly bulked up: its wide hanging indentions, large type, ragged-right setting, open spaces make for an attractive package; the illustrations are pretty and, in some cases (various sails), useful, but many of them are gratuitous and purely decorative ( helm, scrimshaw , five pages of different rigs).

  • What looks suitable now is fur in piquant traces, decorative little sealskin scarves or squirrel trim for hoods or neat fox collars for coats.

  • Beauty was achieved in architecture, sculpture, and the decorative arts.

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