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Fashion that changed the world

Fashion that changed the world

Author: Jennifer Croll
Publisher: Munich ; New York : Prestel, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
What did Vogue's first cover look like? When did film stars become part of the fashion industry? What led to the development of ready-to-wear clothing? How did the paintings of Mondrian, Dalí and Warhol end up on the runway? These and other questions are answered in this eye-opening look at different aspects of the history of fashion--from Elizabeth I's "Mask of Youth," to Lady Gaga's "meat dress." Arranged by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: illustrated books
Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Ouvrages illustrés
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Croll
ISBN: 3791347896 9783791347899
OCLC Number: 880462314
Description: 192 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Royal fashion --
Couture --
Fashion models --
Fashion magazines --
Fashion photography --
Military fashion --
Sports and fashion --
Menswear --
Fashion subcultures --
Ready-to-wear and mass fashion --
Feminism and fashion --
Fashion and art --
Fashion and film --
Fashion and music --
Celebrity fashion --
Gay and lesbian fashion --
Fashion ethics --
Fashion capitals --
Global fashion --
Fashion and the internet.
Responsibility: Jennifer Croll.


This book is the perfect fashion accessory - a sumptuous, exquisitely designed exploration of the most influential fashion icons, ideas, designers, pieces and trends from throughout history.  Read more...


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"Make this a must read for those who are deeply involved and immersed in world of fashion as well for novices who want to use this book as a primer for the history of fashion."--New York Journal of Read more...

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