recessionista - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a person who is able to dress in a fashionable way even though they do not have a lot of money to spend on clothes

    Modern takes on glamour are about deceiving the eye while preserving the purse, demanding all the imaginative skills of today's artful recessionistas.

    Submitted by Kerry on 14/08/2015