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Only A Fashion Expert Can Get 15/20 On This Quiz

Because there's more to fashion than #OOTD.

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  1. Which of these words isn't actually a fashion term?

    Prêt-à-porter
    Epaulettes
    Filigree
    Pastèque
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Pastèque means "watermelon" in French.

    Even though watermelon is a very ~stylish~ fruit, pastèque isn't actually a fashion term.

    Pastèque means "watermelon" in French.
    Via margouillatphotos / Getty Images
  2. Which of these men doesn't own a clothing line?

    Via FREDERIC J. BROWN / Staff
    Via FREDERIC J. BROWN / Staff
    Via Christopher Polk / Staff
    Via Christopher Polk / Staff
    Via Clemens Bilan / Stringer
    Via Clemens Bilan / Stringer
    Via Jason Kempin / Staff
    Via Jason Kempin / Staff
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Unfortunately Silver Fox Designs is not a thing... yet.

    Unfortunately Silver Fox Designs is not a thing... yet.
    Via Ian Gavan / Staff
  3. Which of these ladies was the Creative Director of American Vogue?

    Grace Coddington
    Via John Lamparski / Stringer
    Grace Coddington
    Via John Lamparski / Stringer
    Anna Wintour
    Via Kevork Djansezian / Stringer
    Anna Wintour
    Via Kevork Djansezian / Stringer
    Carine Roitfeld
    Via Mireya Acierto / Stringer
    Carine Roitfeld
    Via Mireya Acierto / Stringer
    Anna Dello Russo
    Via Pascal Le Segretain / Staff
    Anna Dello Russo
    Via Pascal Le Segretain / Staff
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Grace Coddington was Creative Director until 2016.

    Grace Coddington was Creative Director until 2016. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via The September Issue
  4. Where's Karl Lagerfeld from?

    Pascal Le Segretain / Staff
    Austria
    France
    Germany
    Switzerland
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    He was born in Hamburg, Germany.

    He was born in Hamburg, Germany.
    Via Stephen Lovekin / Staff
  5. Who is this lady?

    Monica Schipper / Stringer
    Betsy Johnson
    Diane von Furstenberg
    Patricia Field
    Rebecca Minkoff
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Patricia Field!

    She is famous for styling the ladies of the HBO series Sex and the City.

    Patricia Field! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via HBO
  6. Which of these is a Bishop sleeve?

    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's basically a long sleeve, fuller at the bottom than the top.

    It's basically a long sleeve, fuller at the bottom than the top.
    Via en.wikipedia.org
  7. Which of these guys isn't actually an Italian designer?

    Emilio Pucci
    Mario Balotelli
    Frida Giannini
    Luciano Benetton
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Mario Balotelli is an Italian soccer player.

    He was also a meme for a hot second in 2012.

    Mario Balotelli is an Italian soccer player. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via SB Nation
  8. Who do we have to thank for the LBD (little black dress)?

    Christian Dior
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    Christian Dior
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    Yves Saint Laurent
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    Yves Saint Laurent
    Via Getty Images / Stringer
    Bill Blass
    Via Hulton Archive / Stringer
    Bill Blass
    Via Hulton Archive / Stringer
    Coco Chanel
    Via Evening Standard / Stringer
    Coco Chanel
    Via Evening Standard / Stringer
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The iconic Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, of course.

    The iconic Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, of course. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via tumblr.com
  9. Select the pair of Mary Janes:

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    Via RuthBlack / Getty Images
    Via MaleWitch / Getty Images
    Via MaleWitch / Getty Images
    Via adisa / Getty Images
    Via adisa / Getty Images
    Via StockPhotosArt / Getty Images
    Via StockPhotosArt / Getty Images
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Mary Janes are closed-toe shoes with one or more straps across the instep.

    Mary Janes are closed-toe shoes with one or more straps across the instep.
    Via CaseyHillPhoto / Getty Images
  10. Which of these brands isn't named after a real person?

    Liz Claiborne
    Alice & Olivia
    J.Crew
    Proenza Schouler
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    J.Crew!

    It's founder, Arthur Cinader, picked a name that represented the brand's preppy aesthetic and competed with Ralph Lauren's Polo label.

    J.Crew! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via tenor.co
  11. Who is she?

    Dimitrios Kambouris / Staff
    Giovanna Battaglia, Senior Fashion Editor at Vogue Japan
    Jenna Lyons, J.Crew's President
    Donna Karan, Fashion Designer
    Kate Spade, Fashion Designer
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Jenna Lyons!

    Jenna Lyons! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via HBO
  12. What is this pattern called?

    Tarzhanova / Getty Images
    Herringbone
    Polka dots
    Gingham
    Houndstooth
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Houndstooth!

    Houndstooth!
    Via luanateutzi / Getty Images
  13. Which of these designers is known for the wrap dress?

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    Diane von Furstenberg
    Coco Channel
    Donna Karan
    Vivienne Westwood
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    DVF, baby!

    DVF, baby! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via E!
  14. What is this neckline called?

    ohdresses.com
    Queen Anne
    Halter
    Sweatheart
    Bolero
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Queen Anne!

    Queen Anne!
    Via rockmywedding.co.uk
  15. Who is the vibrant lady?

    Brian Ach / Stringer
    Diana Vreeland
    Twiggy
    Iris Apfel
    Baddie Winkle
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The ever so stylish, Iris Apfel.

    The ever so stylish, Iris Apfel. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via giphy.com
  16. What is this coat called?

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    Chesterfield coat
    Peacoat
    Long blazer
    Balmacaan coat
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Chesterfield coat!

    Chesterfield coat! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
    Via TBS
  17. Before starting his own line, who did Alexander McQueen design for?

    FRANCOIS GUILLOT / Staff
    Balmain
    Burberry
    Louis Vuitton
    Givenchy
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    He was head designer at Givenchy from 1996 to 2001.

    He was head designer at Givenchy from 1996 to 2001.
    Via PIERRE VERDY / Staff
  18. Select the Fedora:

    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Fedoras have a wide brim; smaller-sized-brim hats are called trilbies.

    Fedoras have a wide brim; smaller-sized-brim hats are called trilbies.
    Via sweetpeachblog.com
  19. True or false: Louis Vuitton isn't a real person.

    China Photos / Stringer
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Louis Vuitton is a real person.

    His career started in 1852 when Napoleon's wife hired him as her personal box-maker and packer.

    Louis Vuitton is a real person.
    Via biography.com
  20. True or false: "The Battle of Versailles" was a fashion show that pitted American designers against French designers in the early '70s.

    THOMAS COEX / Staff
    False, it was an important battle during the French Revolution
    True! It happened in November 1973
    False, it has something to do with Marie Antoinette
    True, it was a show hosted by King Louis XIV
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's real! There's even a book and a documentary about it.

    The fashion show was a fund-raiser for the restoration of Versailles.

    It's real! There's even a book and a documentary about it.
    Via amazon.com

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