Originally Posted by DLester
no, buy something nice if you can afford it. nice is not trendy. garbage is trendy. look around.
I suppose it depends on the definition of the word "nice" (thanks Bill).
If we consider fashion as the sum total of style and craftsmanship....
Fashion = Style + Craftsmanship
You can have a beautifully handmade piece of clothing that is/was considered trendy. Take shoulder pads, skinny jeans,...