Origin of ginghamfrom Dutch gingang or French guingan, ultimately from Malay ginggang, striped (cloth)
A yarn-dyed cotton or cotton blend fabric usually woven in checks, plaids, or stripes.
Origin of ginghamDutch ginggang from Malay genggang, ginggang apart, separated by a space, striped ( as in kain genggang, striped cloth, gingham )
(countable and uncountable, plural ginghams)
From Malay genggang.
- While a leopard print ensemble might look a bit too catty, and gingham from head to toe might look a little too schoolgirl, a travel tote or shoulder bag with one of these prints can show off your playful or sweet side without overwhelming.
- For example, you could search "Spring 2009 Michael Kors" and pull up those designs (lots of black and white patterns like gingham and plaid) to aid you in your search for a more current, stylish wardrobe.
- Good Land Pink Gingham Sailor: If you want a simple dress that can also be used for other dressy occasions throughout the spring and summer, this sweet pink dress is perfect.
- If you have a floral pattern for your draperies, curtains, wallpaper, floor, or rugs, then you may like to use a contrasting stripe, plaid, gingham, or compatible pattern.
- Gingham prints, large paisley looks, leopard style material, fabric and leather combinations, and microfiber are among the choices in the fabric collection.