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Belt and Suspenders

Informal; a lender who demands too much collateral relative to the risk of a loan and who files a lien at the slightest excuse.
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Spice things up in the bedroom with a set featuring a cheeky suspender belt like Myla Bourbon Boudoir bra, pounds 59; briefs, pounds 29, and suspender, pounds 39 (0844 873 6111/www.
Stockings and suspenders, just like leggings, have become the popular alternative to tights.
THE soaring sales of sexy suspender belts and stockings have given a great lift to the 230 staff of a Birmingham firm.
The suspenders strap fastener loop comes with NSN 5340-01-062-6751.
Also, who in their right mind would dress up in stockings and suspenders just for a Cornetto?
ROCKY FUTURE Kevin Kennedy in stockings and suspenders ready for the Rocky Horror Show
Clockwise from top: Gloss tights in nude with diamante garter (pounds 10); Gloss stockings in black with diamante buckle suspender (pounds 15); Black seam hold up with gun motif pounds 10); Black fishnet hold up with silver fringing (pounds 10)
A restaurant, Suspenders of Wall Street Restaurant, occupies 5,000 square feet in the basement.
Wearing a denim-blue Wrangler shirt with a cellular phone in the pocket, a white cowboy hat, and red, white and blue suspenders, Clements rode his horse on the sidewalk, at one point passing right in front of striking Metropolitan Transportation Authority workers on his way to his appointment.
showed up at the meeting in suspenders made of webbing with embedded power wires and metal snaps as outlets.
Dancers sport vintage clothes, fedoras, and suspenders while strutting their stuff.
When considering celebrities famous for sporting suspenders, none come to mind more quickly than veteran newsman and broadcaster, Larry King.