1920s Fashion: The Definitive Sourcebook

Charlotte Fiell

Description

The 1920s is a decade synonymous with social change, reflected in its ground-breaking fashions: from the daring elegance of the 'New Woman' to never-before-seen silhouettes, the styles of the Roaring Twenties still capture the imagination a century later.

Sumptuously illustrated with over 500 original photographs, sketches and prints, this extensive sourcebook documents the season-by-season fashions of the Jazz Age. Follow the evolving fashion trends and uncover a fascinating analysis of the progression from haute couture to ready-to-wear in this essential handbook for all fashion historians, students and vintage enthusiasts.

Authored and edited by renowned design historian, Charlotte Fiell, this volume also contains an authoritative introduction by fashion historian Emmanuelle Dirix, as well as the biographies of the key designers and fashion houses of the period.

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    512
  • Size
    235 x 185mm
  • Publisher
    Welbeck
  • ISBN
    9781787398870
Stock Code
210822
Our Price
$39.99
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