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- n. Plural form of fashion designer.
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Garment factories still exist, since New York fashion designers still need to be able to make quick-turnaround items, but the business is no longer robust.
A successor to the miniskirt of the sixties, hot pants were a reaction to fashion designers 'attempts to introduce the midcalf-length midiskirt.