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AM/PM Session - 10 October 2017 - Distressed fashion
We read an article about the ´distressed fashion´ trend - when clothes are ripped and teared before you even buy them!
Vocabulary Top 10:
prick up your ears/ears prick up - start to listen carefully or pay attention to something
caked - to become dry and hard
howl - to say something in a loud and angry way
mangled - something damaged severely by cutting, tearing, or crushing
mainstream - the thoughts, beliefs, and choices that are accepted by the largest number of people
high street - catering to the needs of the ordinary public
jumping the shark - a moment when something that was once great has reached a point where it will now decline in quality and popularity
grande dame - a usually old woman who is highly admired or respected
grunge - a type of loud rock music that was popular especially in the early 1990s and the fashions associated with it
tatters - clothes that are old and badly torn
What do you think of this fashion trend? Do you think this trend will continue?