Will “popovers” be the new fashion trend for men this summer? At what age does a woman wearing skinny jeans look like “mutton dressed as lamb?” What is a good alternative to the little black dress for a plus-sized lady?
In this episode of Conversations With Slate with Jacob Weisberg, fashion guru and author Simon Doonan answers viewers’ witty fashion queries from Facebook and Twitter.
And stay tuned for the episode where he discribes the rise of "porno chic" fashion.
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“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.