Topic: fake it til you make it

Fake It Til You Make It: Your Fashion Week Glossary

Fake It Til You Make It: Your Fashion Week Glossary

We all know fashionistas are excellent at saying exactly what they mean without being so overt as to get them into trouble, like when Anna Wintour called Sarah Jessica Parker “coltish” she meant “that woman looks like a horse.” Here’s our special gloss-ary for fashion week so you don’t miss any subtext about the models, clothes, designers or Wintours-in-training. More »

Fake It Til You Make It: How to Sound Like a Fashionista When You’re Not

Fake It Til You Make It: How to Sound Like a Fashionista When You're Not

Fashion can be a terrifying industry. When I first started attending fashion events in New York, I felt like no matter what I did it would be painfully obvious that I was a country bumpkin with bad style. Now that I’ve had some practice going to fashion events, I’ve picked up a couple of pointers that will work for anyone trying to fit in, no matter where you’re from or who you (don’t) know. More »