- clothing made in standard sizes; ready-made clothing.
- pertaining to or dealing in such clothing: the ready-to-wear business; a ready-to-wear shop.
Origin of ready-to-wear
Examples from the Web for ready-to-wear
Contemporary Examples of ready-to-wear
Mr. Fournié is poised to debut his first ready-to-wear collection in December.
“It is not as big as perfumes, but it is bigger than ready-to-wear,” he added.
Giambattista Valli Launches Second Ready-to-Wear Line: As if Giambattista Valli didn't have enough on his plate.Model Suki Waterhouse Lands Major Movie Role; Giambattista Valli Launches Second Ready-to-Wear Line
The Fashion Beast Team
May 30, 2014
In October 2007, Hourani launched his first ready-to-wear unisex line, RAD by Rad Hourani, at a small art gallery in Paris.Rad Hourani, The First Unisex Couture Designer
January 29, 2014
Summerville captures this ambiance with a mix of ready-to-wear couture pieces and original creations.The ‘Catching Fire’ Costume Designer Talks the Dark Turn in ‘Hunger Games’ Fashion
November 22, 2013
Historical Examples of ready-to-wear
He was awake to the marvelous development of the ready-to-wear business.
It is a little too prim and ready-to-wear for me, if you'll excuse me for saying so.John Wesley, Jr.
Dan B. Brummitt
Mr. Secord is the new buyer of the ladies' ready-to-wear, and successor to Mr. Woodman.The Beaver, Vol. I, No. 4, January 1921
Hudson's Bay Company
Toward noon Kit, in a "ready-to-wear" looking costume, knocked at Clo's door.The Lion's Mouse
C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
Some of them specialize in certain things, like ready-to-wear clothing, but most of them carry a little of everything.Finding the Lost Treasure
Helen M. Persons
- (of clothes) not tailored for the wearer; of a standard size
- an article or suit of such clothes