chocolate box

chocolate box

Something that seems unreal because it is so appealing or attractive. The phrase is always used before a noun. This charming little town is totally full of chocolate box houses.
See also: box, chocolate
References in classic literature ?
Miss Chalice, who had a clever dexterity which impressed Lawson notwithstanding his contempt for feminine art, started a picture in which she tried to circumvent the commonplace by leaving out the tops of the trees; and Lawson had the brilliant idea of putting in his foreground a large blue advertisement of chocolat Menier in order to emphasise his abhorrence of the chocolate box.
Advent Calendar - chocolate box containing 24 box of chocolates milk, min 75 g on packaging design festive expected amount of 75 pieces 6.
GREAT excitement at The Nags Head, Ainley Top, this week after rumours began circulating that the ivy which has adorned this wonderful chocolate box hostelry might be torn down.
The winner of round one then dictates who cooks what in round two, choosing from a range including The Global Box, The Chocolate Box, The Left Overs Box, The Egg Box you get the drift.
uk CHOCOLATE BOX FOR MUM DELICIOUS chocolates shaped like the word 'Mum', along with delicate baby pink butterflies made from white Belgian chocolate, in a 10cm x 10cm box.
She had wanted one ever since, but she knew it was expensive, and only the regular chocolate box was given to each factory worker every year.
Speakers in the Author's Den on ASaturday will include Andy Mulligan, author of The Ribblestrop Trilogy and Trash, and Cathy Cassidy, creator of the Chocolate Box Girls series.
The brewers of Samuel Adams and the chocolate makers of TCHO have teamed up to create the Love of Beer Chocolate Box featuring simple, delicious pairing of two classics-Samuel Adams Boston Lager and THCO PureNotes Dark Chocolate.
Darren Henley & Sam Jackson 6 Bring Up the Bodies, Hilary Mantel 7 Gok Cooks Chinese, Gok Wan 8 Chocolate Box Girls: Summer''s Dream, Cathy Cassidy 9 In the Name of Love, Katie Price 10 Gangsta Granny, David Walliams, David
Step 3: Famous By Sue Moxley Lip Collection in Chocolate Box, pounds 9, (from Superdrug), has four choices in the palette, with each shade being a hot trend for spring.
This 18-piece chocolate box is an exceptional gift that any mother would treasure from her loved ones.
I am surprised to find 'the chocolate box girls', of which Cherry Crush is the introductory volume, to be Cathy Cassidy's first series of novels.
The existing Mint Collection box will contain only dark chocolate mints for a clear "after dinner purpose" while the dark chocolate bar, Gorgeous range and Classics chocolate box will all be ditched.
They were the first company in Canada to use the heart-shaped chocolate box, first for Christmas, and then for Valentine's Day.