What makes a tacky outfit?
An outfit ends up tacky if you make too many fashion mistakes, or you look unkept. Sloppy details, ill-fitting clothes, and not knowing how to make an outfit your own will all end up as a fashion failure. Over-doing trends, or not evolving your style will also make an outfit veer into tacky territory.
What does tacky look like?
Things that are tacky are cheap, flashy, garish, gaudy, loud, tawdry, or trashy. Tacky clothes are a fashion nightmare, and tacky comments are embarrassing for everyone involved. If you wore a bright orange suit to school, with a neon green hat, you’d be dressing in a tacky way.
What is tacky behavior?
On Yahoo Answers, someone answered the question “What does a tacky person mean?” with: Tacky means brassy, cheap, flashy, garish, gaudy, loud, tawdry, trashy, and/or tasteless.
What is considered overdressed?
What is considered overdressed? Overdressed refers to level of objective formality (formal, business formal, business casual, casual, etc.) while trying too hard refers to a certain artificiality in a particular outfit. Someone can be trying too hard and still be casual formality-wise.