Polka Dot Pattern

Dermatology A term referring to the multiple, small, circular patches involving a few hair shafts, seen in early scalp involvement by the superficial dermatophytic fungus Trichophyton tonsurans, an endothrix-type agent
Imaging Polka dot sign A term of art referring to the patchy areas of thickened trabeculae occasionally seen on end on CT images of vertebral body hemangiomas
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You can use decorative balloons for funky-looking juggling balls, or even cut holes in a second or third balloon cover to stretch across and make a cool polka dot pattern.
For instance, Emma has brought out a new range of delightful bedding carrying her keynote polka dot pattern - I love her bolster cushion, which teams spots on the front and Emma's colourful stripes on the back.
Because the polka dot pattern on DMT's sharpeners is so easily recognizable, a number of look-alike knockoffs have been manufactured in China, and sold in China and elsewhere.
The formal group includes one polka dot pattern, one pattern of brightly colored concentric circles around the rim and a third with the look of black stitchery.
A-line mini-skirt in chocolate, with pink polka dot pattern, pounds 65; teamed with co- ordinating pink capped sleeve V-neck top, pounds 50, both from Ted Baker @ Frasers
Marks and Spencer has cottoned on to the trend and now, alongside the type of shoes your granny would wear, you can find a whole range of funky footwear - including holographic mules, snake- print kitten heels, and the trendiest zebra-print and polka dot pattern scarves.
The polka dot pattern reached the height of its popularity during the 1950s and 60s and was even immortalised in song, when Brain Hyland released as a single his Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini.
The sets were sold in multiple prints including shark print, ballerinas, black and blue skeletons, flowers, pink with white polka dot pattern, a two-toned set with navy and blue striped monster print, and paisley print with green fabric on the edge.
For instance, Emma has brought out a new range of delightful bedding carrying her keynote polka dot pattern - we love her bolster cushion, which teams spots on the front and Emma's colourful stripes on the back.
The Ladybird dress (pounds 180) is super short and sweet in a fuchsia colour with a polka dot pattern.
There's that much of it, you'd think they had brought a polka dot pattern.