Differentiate between fashion trends and fads.
Differentiation should include a definition of trend and fad and an explanation of the differences between the two.
- What is the difference between a trend and a fad? What are some examples of each?
- What are some fashion fads that have occurred in your lifetime? What characterizes these as fads?
- What is the origin of the word fad?
- How are fads important to the fashion industry?
- How often do trends reoccur?
- How would you analyze major fashion trends of the 20th century?
- What is a recent fad you did not like? Why did you dislike it?
- Why does a fad move quickly through the fashion cycle?