The Beginners Guide To Fashion Acronyms

I’ll be the first to admit that fashion terminology can literally look like a different language sometimes. AW, FW, SW, LBD ABCDEFG…the list goes on! But don’t fret, whether you’re a fashion newbie or just confused AF, this quick cheat sheet will have you speaking like a fashion aficionado in no time!

1.     AOP – All Over Print

2.     ABO – All Black Outfit

3.     AWO – All White Outfit

4.     AWB – All Weather Boot

5.     AW – Autumn/Winter

6.     BNIB – Brand New in Box

7.     BNWT – Brand New with Tags

8.     FW – Fall/Winter

9.     LBD – Little Black Dress

10.  LWD – Little White Dress

11.  LFW – London Fashion Week

12.  MBFW – Mercedes Benz Fashion Week

13.  MFW – Milan Fashion Week

14.  NYFW – New York Fashion Week

15.  OOTD/OOTN – Outfit of the Day / Night

16.  OTK – Over the Knee

17.  OTT – Over the Top

18.  OTW – One to Watch

19.  PFW – Paris Fashion Week

20.  RTW – Ready to Wear

21.  SFLB – Short in the front, long in the back

22.  SS – Spring/Summer

23.  VBS – Visible Bra Strap

24.  VPL – Visible Panty Line

25.  WOW – White On White

 

Hopefully this quick little fashion GLOWssary is just the push you need to get you started. CYOTFS (Catch You On the Flip Side), sis!

 

XOXO, 

Tiffany-Nicole