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10/12/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

"Prune," "On Trend" And Other Buzzwords Of Fashion Week

It's not trendy, it's "on trend," and if clothes are really good, they're "fierce" or "dope." Don't like the lingo of fashion? Whatever.

Industry observers say the language of fashion is changing thanks to fashion blogs and reality television, where shows like "Project Runway" have popularized fashion terms. Now, competition is high to attain originality and avoid cliches.

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