Blend of designer and literati
designerati (plural only)
- (informal) Fashion designers collectively.
2009 September 13, Deborah Schoeneman, “A Feast for the Eyes and Ears”, New York Times:
- On this evening, members of the city’s designerati dined in the gallery, which featured a monthlong show of work by eight local artists, ranging from $100 to $5,000.