Fashion & beauty 2

From the quiz on 28/7/15.

  1. Which make-up brand is advertised as “the make-up of make-up artists”? Max Factor

  2. Which British fashion designer is usually credited with popularizing hot pants and the miniskirt in the UK in the mid-1960s and is the creator of the Daisy dolls that were wildly popular during the 1970s? Mary Quant

  3. Which Australian supermodel-cum-businesswoman is nicknamed The Body and has appeared on a record five covers of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue? Elle Macpherson

  4. Which French fashion designer is noted for his luxury women’s shoes with signature red soles? Christian Louboutin

  5. The logo of which British fashion house consists of a horse-mounted knight holding a lance, attached to which is a banner emblazoned with the word ‘prorsum’ (Latin: “forwards”)? Burberry

  6. What nationality is supermodel and UNEP Goodwill Ambassador Gisele Bündchen? Brazilian

  7. In 1997, which Italian fashion designer was murdered outside his home in Miami Beach, Florida by a serial killer named Andrew Cunanan? Gianni Versace

  8. Which 2003 novel by Lauren Weisberger and 2006 film starring Anne Hathaway and Meryl Streep centres on the life of Andrea Sachs in her role as assistant to Miranda Priestly, the wintry editor of a fashion magazine called Runway? The Devil Wears Prada

  9. What name of Latin origin is given to a lightweight decorative headpiece, often large and ornate and made with feathers or flowers, that clips into the hair and is worn by women on formal occasions? Fascinator

  10. For what does the name of the fashionable Parisian subculture and fashion brand BCBG stand? Bon chic, bon genre


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