fanny pack


Definition of fanny pack

: a pack that straps to the waist and is used for carrying personal articles

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In this pic, Beatrice and Eugenie are wearing matching fanny packs because, '90s. Chloe Foussianes, Town & Country, "Princess Eugenie Just Shared the Sweetest Throwback Photo of Her and Sarah Ferguson as Ski Bunnies," 1 Feb. 2019 Now, Prada has released yet another luxury fanny pack, and this one is an extreme take on the belt bag trend. Emily Wang, Teen Vogue, "Prada Is Selling a Giant Fanny Pack for $1,550," 8 June 2018 In a gallery, Selena and friends wear two top-handle cross-bodies and a leather fanny pack in varying tones of white, black, and pink. Avery Matera, Teen Vogue, "Selena Gomez x Coach Is Here: See the Collection," 14 Aug. 2018 Kardashian West has been responsible for some of the year’s most inspired accessory trends, ranging from the omnipresent fanny pack—worn crossbody, naturally—to exaggerated Matrix shades. Madeline Fass, Vogue, "Happy 38th Birthday, Kim Kardashian West! 5 Accessory Moments the Star Made Major," 21 Oct. 2018 And few trends are as polarizing as the fanny pack, which has seen a resurgence in popularity over the years. Ella Cerón, Teen Vogue, "Bumble and bumble and Christian Cowan Collaborate on Fanny Pack for Spring/Summer 2019 Collection," 9 Sep. 2018 She and her friends have been taking full advantage of the desert town’s many hiking trails, even wearing matching fanny packs by the L.A. brand Lola. Vogue, "Reese Witherspoon Chose This Arizona Town for an Outdoorsy Girls Trip," 11 Oct. 2018 This would have been a show that posited Caroline Rhodes as the money behind the man who invented the fanny pack. Elizabeth Logan, Glamour, "Every Single Episode of Gossip Girl, Ranked," 19 Sep. 2018 Yup, the makers of some of the most beloved hair products around — hello, Surf Spray! — teamed up with Christian Cowan to create a fanny pack that models wore down the runway for his Spring/Summer 2019 collection. Ella Cerón, Teen Vogue, "Bumble and bumble and Christian Cowan Collaborate on Fanny Pack for Spring/Summer 2019 Collection," 9 Sep. 2018

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First Known Use of fanny pack

1967, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of fanny pack

US : a small bag for carrying things that is worn with a strap which goes around a person's waist

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