Author Lauren D. Shinn

Lauren D. Shinn is a writer, law student, and fashion blogger. She studied Latin, Ancient Greek, and Chinese as an undergraduate, and also speaks fluent Korean.

Featured Hautecouture

Definition: exclusive custom-fitted clothing; clothing made-to-order from high-quality, expensive fabric and sewn with extreme attention…

Adjectives Bespoke

Definition: (of clothes) made to individual order, custom-made, tailor-made, made-to-order; or describing one who makes…

Nouns Anorak

 Definition: traditionally, a hooded pullover jacket made of fur and worn in the arctic, now…

Featured derrière

Definition: butt, buttocks, rump, rear, ass, bottom, fanny, heinie, keister, seat, backside, booty, badonkadonk Pronunciation:…

Adjectives lamé

Definition: an ornamental fabric in which metallic threads, as of gold or silver, are woven…

Adjectives Retroussé

 Definition: (especially of the nose) upturned; turned up at the end or edge  Pronunciation: re-troo-SEY