For the other of stylish, I would use the word ‘dowdy’. It may refer to an merchandise of clothes or to a person, irrespective of class. I suppose in NY it might be chinatown gucci although they mostly knock off Louis Vuitton and Prada baggage. I also say “all the latest fashion from the chinese language flea market”.
Yes, there may be undoubtedly a distinction between POOR STYLE and an common lack of concern for style. To describe anyone with no fashion sense I’d just say ‘unstylish’ or maybe follow it by saying the garments she wore have been old style, frumpy, inappropriate or no matter. In the US, I do not suppose “stylish” has so much to do with social standing, as even the chain discount stores promote “fashionable” clothes. However, the word “common” definitely evokes the thought of someone being “frequent folk,” which to some could carry an … Read More