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    The History of Sindy: Britain's Top Teenage Doll 1962-1994 (Paperback) By (author) Colette Mansell


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    DescriptionWhen Sindy was launched in the autumn of 1963 with an exciting wardrobe of fashionable clothes, no-one could have predicted that over the next thirty or so years she would become one of Britain's best-selling teenage dolls. Accompanied by her boyfriend Paul and her kid sister Patch, Sindy was supplied with ever-changing fashions designed by, amonst others, Mary Quant, Hardy Amies, the Emanuels and mor recently Vivienne Westwood. This 300 page book with over 400 colour illustrations is packed with detailed year by year dscriptions of all the changes made to Sindy herself and her marvellous wardrobe which forms a veritable gallery of British fashions in minature.

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    The History of Sindy
    Britain's Top Teenage Doll 1962-1994
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Colette Mansell
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 296
    Width: 212 mm
    Height: 297 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 1,247 g
    ISBN 13: 9781872727547
    ISBN 10: 1872727549

    BIC E4L: ANT
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.9
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC21: 688.7221
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    BIC subject category V2: WCW
    BISAC V2.8: ANT015000
    LC subject heading: ,
    Thema V1.0: WCW
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Illustrations note
    535 colour & 13 b&w illustrations
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    01 July 2006
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    Author Information
    Colette Marshall is a keen collector and dollmaker. Colette bought her first Sindy in 1968 - a New Look Sindy wearing the Ice Skater outfit. Gardually her collection grew and is today considered to be the most extensive in the UK.
    Table of contents
    The History and Lines of Pedigree The 1960s: Fashion in the sixties Introducing Sindy Sindy's companions New Look Sindy New friends for Sindy and Patch Packaging revolution The 1970s: Fashion in the seventies Lovely, lively Sindy A new face for Sindy Active Sindy Sleeping Beauty The 1980s: Fashion in the eighties Styling Sindy The changing face of a legend Long-legged Sindy The 1990s: Into the new decade Sindy's 30th year