1) To ornament a garment with strips of braid, lace, velvet, etc.

1538 a gowne of blake clothe lyned withe blake satten and garded with blake velvet, Beverley

1558 vnto my sonne Henry Cockell one gowne garded with velvett, Wakefield. A list of clothes put on one side for the Revells at Healaugh Park in 1568 included a Coote of bukrame garded with straw.

dates 1538 1558 1568

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