Fashion: The Definitive History of Costume and Style
DK Publishing, 2012 - Всего страниц: 480
Fashion is the ultimate visual guide to everything ever worn.
From simple to sophisticated, elegant to excessive, discover more than three thousand years of shifting trends and innovative developments in the world of style. Tracing the evolution of fashion -- from the early draped fabrics of ancient times to the catwalk couture of today -- this book is a stunningly illustrated guide to the art of clothing.
Fashion: The Definitive History of Costume and Style uses stunning photography to trace the history of changing fashions and styles. Truly vast in scope, taking in everything from from ancient Egyptian dress to Space Age Fashion and Grunge, and including stories about icons like Marie Antoinette, Clara Bow, Jacqueline Kennedy, and Alexander McQueen, Fashion catalogs the history of what people wear. It reveals how Western fashion has been influenced by design from around the world and celebrates all forms of costume and haute couture. Fashion: The Definitive History of Costume and Style is sure to inspire.