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    a designer fashion trend characterized by its wearers deliberately choosing clothes which, although expensive, appear worn, creased or lived in, to fit the mood of the recession

    A slew of celebrities have already got in on the "cultural camouflage" act ... sporting the low-key "poorgeoisie" fashion.

    Submitted by Sue from United Kingdom on 23/07/2009
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