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Flashcards in Fashion Deck (56):
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Chief designer for Christian Dior - 1957

Yves Saint Laurent

2

Bridal skullcap

Juliet

3

Glazed cotton fabric

Chintz

4

Fabric made from flax

Linen

5

Basque cap

Beret

6

Fashion designer who won 8 Oscars

Edith Head

7

Woman's slip on shoe

Pump

8

1940's "hepcat" suit style

Zoot suit

9

Sherlock Holmes hat (double billed)

Deerstalker

10

Book cover fabric

Muslin

11

See through woven fabric

Gauze

12

Small bit of metal on an outfit

Sequin

13

He had Polo line

Ralph Lauren

14

Tuxedo sash

Cummerbund

15

Tobacco cloth

Cheese cloth

16

18th century English fashion authority

Beau Brummell

17

Thin crinkly fabric

Crepe

18

DKNY fashion designer

Donna Karan

19

Russian-Italian fashion designer

Oleg Cassini

20

Tight bottom shirt

Hobble shirt

21

Matador jacket

Bolero

22

Designer with trademark red - white - and blue nautical flag

Tommy Hilfilger

23

DFV fashion designer

Diane von Firstenburg

24

Pancake makeup maker

Max Factor

25

Rump padding

Bustle

26

Printed African shirt

Dashiqiao

27

Canvas fabric

Cotton

28

Hollywood fashion street

Rodeo Drive

29

Scottish tartan sock pattern

Argyle

30

High fashion in France

Haute couture

31

Worsted fabric

Wool

32

Kimono sash

Obi

33

Hawaiian shirt

Aloha shirt

34

Inverness coat attachment

Cape

35

She initiated the "waif look"

Twiggy

36

East Indian dress

Sari

37

Hernia supporter

Truss

38

Suit with vertical stripes

Seersucker

39

Iman's fashion designer

Claude Montana

40

Fine natural fiber from south Asia

Cashmere

41

Metallic thread material

Lamé

42

He designed Italian Air Force uniforms

Georgio Armani

43

"New Look" and "Y" line designer

Christian Dior

44

Revolutionary War seamstress

Betsy Ross

45

Flag material

Bunting

46

London fashion street

Carnaby Street

47

Angora goat fabric

Mohair

48

She designed sports attire for women in the 1850's

Amelia Bloomer

49

Fashion designer slain - 1997

Gianni Versace

50

Central American hat

Panama hat

51

Wedding veil fabric

Tulle

52

French female pants designer

Coco Channel

53

Fabric with 22 wales per inch

Corduroy

54

Plaid pattern

Tartan

55

London designer of the miniskirt

Mary Quant

56

Scottish material

Tweed