Vintage Fashion

Vintage Fashion

Paperback

By (author) Emma Baxter-Wright, By (author) Karen Clarkson, By (author) Sarah Kennedy, By (author) Kate Mulvey

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  • Publisher: Carlton Books Ltd
  • Format: Paperback | 224 pages
  • Dimensions: 222mm x 282mm x 19mm | 1,086g
  • Publication date: 5 August 2010
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 1847325947
  • ISBN 13: 9781847325945
  • Illustrations note: approx. 250 colour photographs
  • Sales rank: 61,908

Product description

A visual journey through the decades, "Vintage Fashion" is a book for those interested in collecting and acquiring vintage but it also caters for the woman who is looking at past influences for inspiration when developing her individual look. Featuring the work of 80 years of couture designers, it is of interest to fashion students, designers and any fashionists. The book provides an awareness of the fashion skills and techniques of the past, as well as pointers on what to look for when sourcing original vintage pieces, allowing the reader to understand and develop their own intrinsic tastes and fashion sensibilities.

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Author information

Foreword by iconic British designer Zandra Rhodes. Shopping guide and vintage pieces by Mark and Cleo Butterfield. Contributing authors include: Emma Baxter Wright, fashion lecturer and author, Kate Mulvey, author and journalist; Sarah Kennedy, media commentator, journalist and magazine editor; and Karen Clarkson, fashion writer and TV broadcaster.

Table of contents

Introduction; 1900-1929; 1930s; 1940s; 1950s; 1960s; 1970s; 1980s; Shopping Guide; Collections and Stores; Glossary; Index.