How about we learn a little something new today.
The term Capsule Wardrobe was first used in the 1970s by Susie Faux. This term refers to the basic wardrobe essentials every girl has. These items also move effortlessly from season to season. For example your favorite black t-shirt is a part of your capsule wardrobe.
Ready to Wear
Ready to Wear refers to clothing collections that are manufactured for mass production. This applies to the general retail market. You may know the term "off the rack". This refers to the exact same thing. You just sound a little more like a fashionista when you refer to it as Ready to Wear.
Arm Party is relatively a new term that is not quite widely used, but it is growing in use. Let's be ahead of fashion trend and use the term Arm Party. Which refers to a group of bracelets warn on your arm.
A LookBook refers to a fashion designers portfolio of there recent clothing collection. Others in the fashion industry that may use a LookBook are bloggers, stylists, and models. If you happen to find yourself with the opportunity to look at their portfolio. Jump on the opportunity. It is a fun way to discover some new fashion trends.
Pop Up Shops
These little gems are trendy treasures of treats! The term Pop Up Shop refers to temporary shops that are focused on selling a trend or seasonal sales. Larger retailers have started opening their doors to these magical little gems so look for one near you.
Trunk Shows are similar to pop up shops in that there merchandise is only available for a short period time. The main difference between the two is that Trunk Shows are usually for staff or selective VIP customers. While Pop Up Shops are open to the public. I have seen a few local boutiques hold Truck sales. These usually contain merchandise that the boutique themselves do not carry on the everyday basis.
Slang words are always changing. Here is your need to know fashion slang words that will really help you show off your Fashionista side!
On-Trend does not and I repeat does not refer to a trendsetters new look. In fact it is a sarcastic term. It implies that a trend was hot 5 seconds ago. In other words you might be a little behind in the fashion world.
Lust Have shares the same meaning as Must Have. However those who regard themselves as pure fashionista know when it is appropriate to take Must Have to the next level.
If your big on watching fashion shows chances are you have heard this phase before. Glitterati refers to people who work within the fashion industry as well as other glamorous fun activities.
Shoefie is all the rage on Instagram go ahead and give it a look using
hash #shoefie Shoefie is the act of taking pictures of your shoes.
Consider this article a crash course! There are still lots of fashion phrases Fashionistas use. Keep learning and keep having fun with your fashion adventure!
Remember we love hearing from you. If you know any fun phrases used by Fashionistas please share them in our comments section below or with #ThavinMarcob.
Thavin & Marcob is a place where you are celebrated for being you!