catwalk catwalk  /ˈkæ ˌtwɑk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) narrow platform extending out into an auditorium
  2. (n) narrow pathway high in the air (as above a stage or between parts of a building or along a bridge)

Usage(s):

  1. With his debut furniture collection, runway producer Alexandre de Betak is bringing his catwalk theatrics to the world of industrial design.
  2. With his debut furniture collection, runway producer Alexandre de Betak is bringing his catwalk theatrics to the world of industrial design Familiar Meets Modern.
  3. A model walks down the catwalk during the Prada fashion show as part of Milan Fashion Week Spring Summer 2008 on September 25, 2007 in Milan, Italy.

News

  1. Doctors Have Named an Injury After Victoria Beckham, the Science Behind Cleansing Oils, and More

    Victoria Beckham (Bauer Griffin) Victoria Beckham is an icon for relentless fashion—and it turns out her love of large handbags and refusal to wear flats has earned her recognition in the medical world. British doctors have coined a condition called Poshitis. One doc explained, “Women may think they are following a catwalk trend but they are storing up trouble. We have seen a huge increase in ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  2. Runway, your way: How to wear peekaboo and cutout fashions

    Wonder how to work catwalk cool into your own closet? Here’s how to translate the trends for real life. No doubt, there’s something alluring about catching a glimpse of skin via a woman’s peekaboo or cutout clothing – a shoulder, a back, a bit of décolletage. And the look was all over spring 2013 runways: [...]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Denver Post

  3. Dress To Impress holds fashion show to thank Cato’s clothing store

    Women of all ages sashayed down the catwalk to support Cato’s clothing store and all they do for Marshall’s Dress to Impress program.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Marshall News Messenger

Quotes

  1. "The fashion industry's promotion of beauty as meaning stick thin is damaging to young girls' self image and to their health," Jowell said in a statement. "Young girls aspire to look like the catwalk models - when those models are unhealthily...
    on Sep 16, 2006 By: Tessa Jowell Source: Independent Online

  2. "The record speaks for itself, but you can throw all that out come playoff time because it's a whole different cat," Detroit manager Jim Leyland said. "In the first round, three out of five, somebody else could hit that catwalk. Tampa is...
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Jim Leyland Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Today, it's very well regarded in the profession to walk the catwalk without emotions," supermodel Claudia Schiffer told Reuters at the Chanel show on Friday, where sombre-faced models presented sleek denim tops and floating skirts.
    on Oct 5, 2007 By: Claudia Schiffer Source: Reuters UK

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