frock tart

without the persistance of Laura Straub the meaning of this phrase would have remained a mystery. Quote Its TV/Movie industry slang (and it is Kiwi!) for someone who works on/designs/sews the costumes. The term came from a disclaimer at the end a rather costume intense version of 'Xena Warrior Princess'. It read "No frock tarts were killed during the production of this motion picture, however, many wished they had been"

Kiwi (New Zealand slang). 2013.

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