Your Guide To Fashion Catchphrases

UPDATE: It's not Fashion Week anymore, but that doesn't mean you can go all flabby with your fashion vocab. Here's another refresher. This story was originally published on September 7, 2011.
Smize, fugly, major, "I die"... know the meaning of those words? Good, because we're moving on now! Fashion trends change as quickly as the seasons, and to help you stay on top of the jargon, we've put together a handy guide to the catchphrases you'll most likely hear. From a bad case of FOMOFNO to an unfortunate evening spent with the CW-list, here are the buzzwords you're likely to hear around the catwalk.

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