Fashion & beauty 9

From the quiz on 9/8/16.

  1. Which animal is the logo of the French fashion house Lacoste? Crocodile

  2. What name, ultimately from the Latin for “red” after the shoes worn by the three highest magistrates in Ancient Rome, is given to a casual women’s shoe that covers the foot but has no back? Mule

  3. Which English fashion designer created the wedding dress worn by the future Queen Elizabeth II in 1947 and the gown she wore at her coronation in 1953? Norman Hartnell

  4. Which form of traditional Japanese theatre lends its name to a stubby make-up brush typically used to apply foundation? Kabuki

  5. Which supermodel, who was married to the singer Seal between 2005 and 2015, has hosted the American reality TV show Project Runway since its inception in 2004? Heidi Klum

  6. What name, probably from the Hebrew for “knowledge”, is given to a piercing through the innermost cartilaginous fold of the ear, the crus of helix? Daith

  7. In which European country is Duffel, the city in which the coarse woollen cloth duffle was originally made? Belgium

  8. Which French fashion designer created the iconic double-breasted pink wool suit worn by Jacqueline Kennedy on the day of JFK’s assassination in 1963? Coco Chanel

  9. Which English model, whose career began in 2001 when he won a competition on This Morning, has been the face of Dolce & Gabbana’s fragrance Light Blue since 2006 and has designed several successful underwear and swimwear collections for Marks and Spencer? David Gandy

  10. What name, literally meaning “little comb”, is given to a high ornamental comb traditionally worn by women in Spanish-speaking countries underneath the loose shawl known as a mantilla? Peineta


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