nThe word Chav
is thought to come from the mid-19th century Romany "chavi", meaning child.
And, what with a Vogue cover in the pipeline, Coleen is ahead in the style stakes and gets our vote for Queen of Chav
If they are so big that they rest on her shoulders, you are in the presence of Chav
OK, he's a young lad who likes to dress down in hoodies, box-fresh white Nikes and Adidas vests, but this does not make him a chav
must-haves such as velour tracksuits, Burberry and bling jewellery feature largely.
But as the hype about chav
culture is dying down, Cardiff's Matt Scott is hoping people can start to judge Playing Mercy on its own merits.
OK, he's a young lad who likes to dress down in hoodies, white Nikes and Adidas vests, but this does not make him a chav
But the good news for an established name such as Burberry (founded in 1856, the check was designed in 1924) is that in 10 years' time the chavs
will be as forgotten as the yuppies.
GOLDIE Lookin' Chain's tracky bottoms and gold chains say just one thing - chavs
The site has named numerous locations throughout Wales as being home to gangs of chavs
, including Cardiff, Newport, Caerphilly, Cwmbran, Rhyl and Tonyrefail.
Quite possibly, if you are a chav
who has fallen from grace, you will be serving an Asbo.
So there are no plans to cut back until the cult of the Chav
(believed to come from the mid-19th century Romany word chavi, meaning child) has abated?