It would be good to get home - away from all the finery and hostility.
If, however, your wife loves to dress up in her finery, then a very ornate item may be just the thing.
16, 11, 12), fond of finery (ii.
It was the kind of finery she should be wearing, instead of being trapped in rags at the edge of the city.
TAWDRY, an adjective used to characterize cheap finery, and especially things which imitate in a cheap way that which is rich or costly, or adornments of which the freshness and elegance have worn off.