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Ingrid Schmidt on Jun 3, 2013 at 5:33PM

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What on Earth Are You Wearing? Fashion Encyclopedia

This extraordinarily fun little encyclopedia irreverently redefines 285 fashionisms. “Elastic waistband,” for example, becomes “Go to Krispy Kreme much?,” while “bolero” is “a short jacket for people without torsos.” Although it’s hard to pick a favorite, we might have to go with “Lycra,” defined simply as “no.”

Get it now: What On Earth Are You Wearing? An Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Fashion by Chloe Quigley and Daniel Pollock, $18.95 at

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