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a person working in or deeply involved with the high-fashion industry, such as a designer, model, photographer, buyer, writer, wearer; a devotee to clothing fashion
fashion + Spanish -ista (agent noun)
A well-dressed person, esp a stylish one: The present-day racketeer is a veritable fashion plate (1920s+)