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Fashion 150 Years

Author : Charlotte Seeling
ISBN : 3848001217
Genre : Design
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"Fashion is more than mere clothes. It can be a means of seduction and self-presentation, or a career stepping-stone -- and it is always a sign of the times. With the aid of text and illustrations, this book charts the course of 150 years of fashion history and introduces us to all the major designers"--
Category: Design

Fashion

Author : Charlotte Seeling
ISBN : 3848006154
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Fashion: that means glamour, creativity and always the expression of a certain attitude toward life. This book is devoted to the legendary world of fashion from its origins in the nineteenth century until our own time. Which social, historical and cultural developments coalesced to allow fashion to become what it is today? Which designers had especially significant impact on their fashion eras, and what did their creations look like? Informative chapters that introduce each era coupled with extensive portraits of the groundbreaking fashion icons and countless expressive photographs work together to form a comprehensive portrayal of the rapid development that took fashion from the liberation of women from the corset all the way to the creations of modern designers. AUTHOR: Charlotte Seeling was born in 1941 and trained as a journalist. She has since traveled around the world and made a name for herself with insightful interviews with the most diverse personalities. For many years she has been especially interested in the world of fashion. In the 1980s she was chief editor of Cosmopolitan, Vogue and the French Marie Claire. Today Charlotte Seeling lives in Mieming, Austria, writing books and serving as a consultant in the areas of lifestyle and fashion. With Fashion she has drawn on her years of experience and unique know-how to produce what is certain to become a standard work for the realm of fashion. SELLING POINTS: * 150 years of fashion: from the beginnings of haute couture to the hottest designers of our time * Extensive portraits of the most significant and influential creators of fashion * Creations and trends of yesterday, today and tomorrow * Essays covering special topics, such as Japanese designers; and models and muses * Superbly researched and entertaining text * Opulently illustrated with excellent quality photographs Photographs throughout
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The Fashion Image

Author : Thomas Werner
ISBN : 9781474240857
Genre : Business & Economics
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Great fashion photography, at its best, reflects and shapes the era in which it is made. Whether you are a student, aspiring photographer, or working professional, building a fashion portfolio that aspires to this standard can be daunting. The Fashion Image will help you develop your style through practical advice for image makers. Beginning with a history of fashion photography, Thomas Werner offers advice on assembling your creative team, casting models, developing shoot concepts, and producing photographs and fashion film for editorial and advertising. Professional practice, including self-promotion, social media, set etiquette, and fashion in a global context are also discussed. This is 'how to' at the highest level, with interviews from working fashion photographers, magazine editors, producers, fashion designers, and more, with around 200 color photographs that illustrate the fashion image at its best. With an extensive list of international resources, including Instagram accounts and several assignments, this book is an essential guide for fashion photographers and film makers.
Category: Business & Economics

Gianni Versace

Author : EPUB 2-3
ISBN : 9781438148328
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Coco Chanel

Author : EPUB 2-3
ISBN : 9781438148267
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Marketing In Europe

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ISBN : UCLA:L0050857598
Genre : Business & Economics
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Four Hundred Years Of Fashion

Author : Natalie Rothstein
ISBN : UCSC:32106014565888
Genre : Design
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An updated and revised edition of this popular title, this edition draws on the Victoria and Albert Museum's most popular gallery, the Costume Court, to tell the story of men's and women's fashionable dress through the ages. Descriptive entries discuss the materials, cut and trimming of individual garments and give fascinating insights into the donors and the life and times when the clothes were worn.
Category: Design

Survival Of The Prettiest

Author : Nancy Etcoff
ISBN : 9780307779113
Genre : Social Science
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A provocative and thoroughly researched inquiry into what we find beautiful and why, skewering the myth that the pursuit of beauty is a learned behavior. In Survival of the Prettiest, Nancy Etcoff, a faculty member at Harvard Medical School and a practicing psychologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, argues that beauty is neither a cultural construction, an invention of the fashion industry, nor a backlash against feminism—it’s in our biology. Beauty, she explains, is an essential and ineradicable part of human nature that is revered and ferociously pursued in nearly every civilization—and for good reason. Those features to which we are most attracted are often signals of fertility and fecundity. When seen in the context of a Darwinian struggle for survival, our sometimes extreme attempts to attain beauty—both to become beautiful ourselves and to acquire an attractive partner—suddenly become much more understandable. Moreover, if we understand how the desire for beauty is innate, then we can begin to work in our own interests, and not just the interests of our genetic tendencies.
Category: Social Science

Individuality In Clothing Selection And Personal Appearance

Author : Suzanne Greene Marshall
ISBN : 0130116378
Genre : Clothing and dress
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Packed with illustrations, photographs, and activities, this user-friendly book provides a consumer/fashion industry perspective for individual and family clothing choices. Its multicultural approach mirrors the multi-ethnic composition of modern society. Updates content throughout to reflect recent research along with societal and fashion industry trends that impact clothing choice. Offers new photographs and illustrations throughout, many chosen from contemporary designers who design for diverse consumer groups. Begins each of the text's three parts with an introduction from a fashion model. Adds case studies and boxed definitions to each chapter. For individuals in retailing and merchandising, and for anyone who wants to learn more about the fashion industry.
Category: Clothing and dress

Textile Asia

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ISBN : UCSD:31822032724445
Genre : Textile fabrics
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Category: Textile fabrics