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The dead man is wearing authentic 18th-century clothes, down to the white tricorn hat and black wig that were trademarks of one of Bath’s most famous (real-life) sons, the rascally fashion plate Beau Nash.
Similar lucite pieces have been tested out by fashion plates like Kim Kardashian West and Rihanna in earlier seasons.
This local fashion plate recently graduated from the Icelandic Academy of the Arts.
For this weekend’s outing, on which Kardashian West was joined by sisters Khloé and Kourtney, the fashion plate elevated the ensemble through metallic touches.
Dizi Sara is an institution [in Tehran] with an owner who is straight out of a 1970’s fashion plate.
This boutique is the place where island fashion plates head for edgier and of-the-moment pieces by Isabel Marant, Rick Owens, Givenchy, Balmain, Thakoon, and others.
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FASHION PLATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fashion plate for English Language Learners
: a person who dresses in the current fashions : a fashionable person
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