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Fashion Since 1900 Valerie D. Mendes

Fashion Since 1900 By Valerie D. Mendes

Fashion Since 1900 by Valerie D. Mendes


$23,99
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Summary

Explores all the significant developments in fashion since 1900. This book discusses many topics, the impact of the Internet on the fashion industry, the importance of new fashion centres in India and China and how fashion is now pluralistic, multi-cultural and fast moving.

Fashion Since 1900 Summary

Fashion Since 1900 by Valerie D. Mendes

From Belle Epoque tea gowns to Dior's 1947 'New Look' and fashion blogs in the 2000s, this comprehensive, international survey explores all the significant developments in fashion from 1900 to the present day. Formerly published as the internationally successful 20th Century Fashion, the survey is now brought right up to date with a new chapter that dicusses, among many topics, the impact of the Internet on the fashion industry, the importance of new fashion centres in India and China and how fashion is now pluralistic, multi-cultural and fast moving.

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'Articulate and brilliantly illustrated' - Reference Reviews

About Valerie D. Mendes

Valerie D. Mendes, formerly Head of Fashion and Textiles at the V&A, is a freelance fashion and textiles historian. Professor Amy de la Haye is Rootstein Hopkins Chair of Dress History & Curatorship at London College of Fashion. She was formerly Curator of Twentieth-Century Dress at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Table of Contents

1. 1900-1913: Undulations and Exotica * 2. 1914-1929: La Garconne and the New Simplicity * 3. 1930-1938: Recession and Escapism * 4. 1939-1945: Rationed Fashion and Home-Made Style * 5. 1946-1956: Feminity and Conformity * 6. 1957-1967: Affluence and the Teenage Challenge * 7. 1968-1975: Eclecticism and Ecology * 8. 1976-1988: Sedition and Consumerism * 9. 1989-1999: Fashion Goes Global * 10. 2000-: Planet Fashion

Additional information

GOR002974094
9780500204023
0500204020
Fashion Since 1900 by Valerie D. Mendes
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Thames & Hudson Ltd
2010-02-15
312
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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