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    signature bumsters/Builder's Bum

    What are the meanings of "signature bumsters" and "Builder's Bum" in the following?

    1. McQueen reworked his signature bumsters in subsequent collects.

    2. In a typically witty McQueen way…we had the equivalent to ‘Builder’s Bum’ jeans as a high fashion statement.

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    Re: signature bumsters/Builder's Bum

    Bumster = trousers cut low at the top to expose part of the bottom. signature = he is famous for inventing this design
    builder's bum- overweight builder often have ill-fitting trousers that come down when they bend over displaying some of their buttocks

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