Fashion Survey

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VANITY FAIR 100 YEARS

Written by Carter, Graydon
Vanity Fair 100 Years showcases a century of personality and power, art and commerce, crisis and culture--both highbrow and low.
October 15, 2013 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams |
$70.00
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PUNK: CHAOS TO COUTURE

Written by Hell, Richard
The provocative punk aesthetic and its incendiary influence on high fashion Since its origins in the 1970s, punk has had an explosive influence on fashion. With its eclectic mixing of stylistic references, punk effectively introduced the postmodern concept of bricolage to the elevated precincts of haute couture and directional ready-to-wear.
May 15, 2013 | Hardcover | Metropolitan Museum of Art New York |
$25.00
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FASHION VICTIMS: DRESS AT THE COURT OF LOUIS XVI AND MARIE ANTOINETTE

Written by Chrisman-Campbell, Kimberly
A thoughtful, lavishly illustrated, and highly readable account of the fabulous French fashion world in the pre-Revolutionary period This engrossing book chronicles one of the most exciting, controversial, and extravagant periods in the history of fashion: the reign of Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette in 18th-century France.
February 10, 2015 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 352 Pages |
$60.00

THERIACA: YARN, ROPE, SPAGHETTI

Written by ASUKA. HAMADA
No information available
January 1, 2022 | PB | TORCH PRESS |
$41.50

DIANA VREELAND: BON MOTS : WORDS OF WISDOM FROM THE EMPRESS OF FASHION

Written by Alexander Vreeland
No information available
March 7, 2023 | Paperback | Rizzoli International Publications | 160 Pages |
$14.98

VOGUE ON: CRISTOBAL BALENCIAGA

Written by Irvine, Susan
In 1936, Cristobal Balenciaga opened a fashion house in Paris, after fleeing the Spanish civil war; within a couple of seasons he had raised fashion to the level of art. Christian Dior called Balenciaga 'the master of us all', while Coco Chanel claimed that he alone was 'a couturier in the truest sense of the word... the others are simply fashion designers'.
September 12, 2023 | Paperback | Quadrille Publishing |
$21.99

VOGUE ON: ELSA SCHIAPARELLI

Written by Watt, Judith
Shocking, witty and eccentric, the designs of Elsa Schiaparelli are among the most innovative and influential in the history of fashion. Black gloves with golden fingernails, buttons shaped like lips, trompe l'oeil images, brightly colored zips and perfume bottles in the shape of a torso would not be out of place in fashion today, but they were created by Schiaparelli in the 1930s.
September 12, 2023 | Paperback | Quadrille Publishing |
$21.99

VOGUE ON: COCO CHANEL

Written by Cosgrave, Bronwyn
Hailed as 'the most influential female designer of the twentieth century', Coco Chanel pioneered classic easy-to-wear fashion for the modern woman. She arrived on the fashion scene when feathers, lace, and ostentatious beads were favorites, and proceeded to re-invent couture using new materials, like jersey, for outfits that were suitable for everyday wear yet still elegant.
September 12, 2023 | Paperback | Quadrille Publishing |
$21.99

MOGA

In interwar 20th-century Japan, ?moga? (short for ?modern girls?) became the catchword to describe fashionable city women who embraced Westernised modes and manners. With page after page of depictions of moga from Platonsha ? the legendary publishing house that brought together such design and illustration luminaries as Ayao Yamana and Rokuro Yama in the 1920s ?
January 1, 2021 | Paperback | Seigensha | 255 Pages |
$30.00

LEVI'S VINTAGE DENIM JACKETS

Written by 藤原裕
Levi Strauss & Co. was founded in 1853 in San Francisco, California, by a German immigrant. The brand?s famously riveted apparel has since made it a global name. Levi?s denim jackets have been manufactured for over 140 years with little alteration.
October 1, 2020 | Hardcover | World Photo Press | 200 Pages |
$161.00

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