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The Penguin Book of Twentieth Century Fashion Writing By Judith Watt

The Penguin Book of Twentieth Century Fashion Writing by Judith Watt

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Summary

This text presents an anthology of the best writing on fashion in the last century. It covers areas such as couture, the designer the cult of the label, the critics, art and fashion and major trends.

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Table of Contents

"the crucial ambiguity of the image" - clothes and identity; "on the brink of fashion" - clothes and sexuality; "fashion in fantasie" - couture and the designer; "the British, alas, hate fashion" - British style; "a fetishistic attachment" - fashion and fetishism; "we do not dress for ourselves alone" - the well-dressed man; "knights of the bracelet" - aesthetes and dandies; "Dylan was in blue jeans" - youth style; "but the fashion is so hideous" - artistic dress and bohemia; "did you et the brassiere, darling?" -shopping.

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GOR001207627
9780140277319
0140277315
The Penguin Book of Twentieth Century Fashion Writing by Judith Watt
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
2000-11-30
384
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