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1

könnyen kezelhető

easy to handle

When I travel, I always pack clothes that are easy to handle, like T-shirts and stretch trousers that do not need ironing.

2

széles választék

wide choice/variety

I like shopping for clothes at a shopping centre because the many different shops provide a wide choice of branded clothes.

3

gumicsizma

wellingtons / rubber boots

Wellingtons used to be strictly practical, but nowadays they are a fashion item for city women.

4

öltözködési előírás

dress code

At my mother's workplace there's a strict dress code. She has to wear a suit to work every day.

5

testékszer/tetoválás

piercing/tattoo

I wouldn't want my teachers to wear a piercing or to be coverd in tattoos since I don't think I could trust them if they did.

6

divatos, elegáns és vonzó

stylish

One of my aunts always wears extremely stylish clothes. You'd never guess she gets them all from second-hand stores.

7

szemhéjfesték

eye shadow

It is fashionable to use a lighter shade of eye shadow on the upper lid and a darker shade under the lower lashes.

8

gyűrődésmentes

crease-resistant

The problem with crease-resistant clothes is that most are made of synthetic materials and are not comfortable to wear.

9

szemceruza

eyeliner / eye pencil

I always use a dark grey eyeliner to define my eyes and make them look bigger.

10

szájfény

lip gloss

I think it looks fresh and trendy to wear lip gloss in a fashionable shade instead of using a lipstick and lipliner.

11

stílusérzék

dress sense

My aunt has no dress sense. She always wears clothes that make her look fat and do not even fit the occasion.

12

melegítő

tracksuit

I used to feel embarrassed when jogging because I couldn't find trendy tracksuits but now there's a huge variety available.

13

öltöny/kosztüm

suit

My Swedish friends were surprised to find out that in Hungary boys and girls are expected to wear a suit at exams.

14

alapozó

foundation

Although some foundations contain moisturiser, you still need a separate moisturiser to protect your skin.

15

műköröm

false/fake/artificial nails

I don't use artificial nails becasue they are so impractical, though I know they are very trendy.

16

kapucnis felső/pulóver

hoodie

Some Hungarian teenagers are following the fashion to wear their hoodies with the hood up and can seem quite frightening.

17

lapos/magas sarkú

low/high-heeled

Although I think high-heeled shoes are very elegant, I don't usually wear them because they make my feet and back hurt.

18

jól megy vmihez

to go well with sth

It is quite difficult to find a hairstyle that goes well with the face and the shape of the head.

19

divatot diktál

to set the fashion

While movies and TV stars set the fashion for young women, some teenage boys dress like hip hop stars.

20

népviselet

national costume

I have heard that in some countries it is inreasingly fashionable to wear a national costume as a wedding dress.

21

körömlakk

nail polish/varnish

Some women wear really daring nail polish on their toes but I think it is silly and rather use softer tones.

22

divattervező

fashion designer

My cousing wants to be a fashion designer and spends all her time designing and making clothes for her dolls.

23

alakot kedvezően kiemelő strandruházat

flattering beachwear

The summer range of most fashion houses usually includes flattering beachwear for all shapes.

24

divattudatos

fashion-conscious

Teenagers are probable the most fashion-conscious group of consumers.

25

nagyon divatos, menő

trendy

It can be quite expensive to wear trendy clothes, but you can save a lot by altering old clothes and using accessories.

26

tépőzáras cipő

Velcro shoes

Although Velcro shoes are practical, I don't wear them because they are not fashionable.

27

szempillaspirál

mascara

Nowdays the oversized brushes and new formula of the mascara can hugely increase the volume of the lashes.

28

ötletesen

in inventive ways

There's no need to spend a lot of money on new outfits to follow the fashion if you are able to use accessories in inventive ways.

29

agyonhasznált

worn out

Some brand-new clothes, especially jeans, are made to look worn out as a fashion statement.