high fashion


Definition of high fashion

Examples of high fashion in a Sentence

boutiques that sell high fashion to the very wealthy
Recent Examples on the Web Many were actually super-high fashion, from Dolce & Gabbana and Versace to Lillie Rubin, Todd Oldham, Thierry Mugler, and Moschino. Dave Quinn, PEOPLE.com, 24 Mar. 2022 Outside of the commercial scope of the fashion industry, what does high fashion look like to you both in the future? Malik Peay, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 Mar. 2022 Its high fashion, Instagram-worthy, photo installations, VIP experiences, and culinary offerings from celebrity chefs like Wolfgang Puck and Kelis have made Célébrez en Rosé a can’t-miss event. Kimberly Wilson, Essence, 6 June 2019 Some lyrics emphasized that high fashion design houses could be accessible to Black people, who did not have to reconfigure their Blackness to make others comfortable. Imani Dennis, ajc, 10 Feb. 2022 The event is part of the conference’s emphasis on Arctic culture, marrying Indigenous traditions, high fashion and contemporary social commentary. Marc Lester, Anchorage Daily News, 8 Apr. 2022 His premium on intimacy is a rare act in high fashion now. Rachel Tashjian, Harper's BAZAAR, 11 Mar. 2022 At Louis Vuitton, he was credited with bringing in a younger demographic appeal to the brand, and for blurring the lines between high fashion and streetwear. CNN, 10 Feb. 2022 Heading to practice or competition in high fashion might be impractical for these style-conscious athletes. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, 6 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of high fashion

1870, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of high fashion was in 1870

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22 May 2022

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“High fashion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20fashion. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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