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I need to describe a few pieces of clothing. Please help me choose the right words.

1. What do you call a home garment “dressing gown” or “robe”?
2. And what do you call a piece of cloth to tie it “tie belt” or “sash”?

Could you check these sentences?

1. It’s a formal dress floor length.
2. This formal dress id dressy.
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1. What do you call a home garment "dressing gown" or "robe"?-- There are many home garments: robes, bathrobes, smoking jackets, gowns. Do you have a PICTURE
2. And what do you call a piece of cloth to tie it "tie belt" or "sash"?-- Sash, belt.

Could you check these sentences?1.

It's a formal floor-length dress.
2. This formal dress is fancy/classy.

A home garmet is called a robe. if you are talking about something that you wear around the house or when you get out of the shower. A dress or gown is something that you wear to a party or a formal outing. A belt is usually leather and it holds your pants up but a sash is something that goes across the waste or stomach area of the dress. If you need any other help just let me know
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Mister MicawberDo you have a ?
http://www.shopstyle.co.uk/browse/robes
http://www.craftycharlie.co.uk/catalogue-dressing_gowns.html

What’s the difference between “robe” and “dressing gown”? Or it’s the same? 

2. Do you mean “sash belt” as one phrase or  "sash" / "belt"?

3. Can I use “ornament” instead of “jewellry”?

ex. She likes big flashy ornaments. (I’m not sure that I can use “jewellry” in this sentence)
ex. She put on all her ornaments.
ex. I like this ornament. Is it a bracelet or bangle?
ex. You shouldn’t wear more than three ornaments at once.
What's the difference between "robe" and "dressing gown"? Or it's the same?-- I think it is a vocabulary that varies regionally. I would never think to call those terrycloth wrap-arounds 'dressing gowns'-- I would invariably call them '(bath)robes'.

2. Do you mean "sash belt" as one phrase or "sash" / "belt"?-- Two alternatives, 'sash' and 'belt'. In my vocabulary, a belt needn't be only for pants.

3. Can I use "ornament" instead of "jewellry"?-- 'Ornament' is possible, but sounds odd to my AmE ears. To me, ornaments appear on Christmas trees. I suggest that a better synonym is 'accessory'.

ex. She likes big flashy ornaments. (I'm not sure that I can use "jewellry" in this sentence)-- Yes, you can use 'jewelry' or 'accessories' here.
1. jewellry” is an uncountable word and I don’t know exactly how to use it correctly. Could you correct these sentences?

1. She has a lot of jewellry.
2. How much / many jewellry does she have?
3. You shouldn’t wear more than three pieces of jewellry at once.

 2. What’s the difference between “gem” and “precious stone”?
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1. She has a lot of jewelry.-- OK
2. How much jewelry does she have?
3. You shouldn't wear more than three pieces of jewelry at once.-- OK

2. What's the difference between "gem" and "precious stone"?-- For the layman, none, but jewelers divide gems into precious stones (diamonds, emeralds, sapphires, rubies) and semi-precious stones (the others),
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1. Which is more common gem or precious stone? Which do you usually use when you talk about jewelry?

2. Can I say precious gem or semi-precious gem?  
If I can, which is more common precious gem / semi-precious gem or precious stone / semi-precious stone.

3. If I like somebody's necklace should I say:
"I like your jewellry". or "I like your piece of jewelry."
1. Which is more common gem or precious stone? Which do you usually use when you talk about jewelry?-- Both words are as common as this sort of word can get. I seldom talk about jewelry. but when I do, I usually talk about the specific stone-- a diamond, a moonstone, etc.

2. Can I say precious gem or semi-precious gem?
If I can, which is more common precious gem / semi-precious gem or precious stone / semi-precious stone.-- Why don't you try googling each phrase and see how many pages appear for each?

3. If I like somebody's necklace should I say:
"I like your jewellry". or "I like your piece of jewelry."-- Both of those are wrong, if you are admiring only one piece. I would say 'I like your necklace.'
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