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- n. Someone who designs clothing professionally.
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- n. someone who designs clothing
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I had no idea where any of these fads came from, even po-mo pink, which some fashion designer had come up with.
But the fashion designer couldn't make people buy po-mo pink, couldn't make them wear it and make jokes about it and write editorials on the subject of "What is fashion coming to?"
Alobar's reaction was summed up ten years later by a British fashion designer named Mary Quant, who, in a different context, announced, "Good taste is death.
The midtown garment shop where she worked was owned by a Chinese contractor for DKNY, fashion designer Donna Karan’s high-end clothing label.