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Bad girls of fashion : style rebels from Cleopatra to Lady Gaga

Author: Jennifer Croll; Ada Buchholc
Publisher: Toronto : Annick Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Explores the lives of ten famous women who have used clothing to make a statement, change perceptions, break rules, attract power, or express their individuality. Included are Cleopatra, Marie Antoinette, Coco Chanel, Marlene Dietrich, Madonna, and Lady Gaga. Sidebar subjects include: Elizabeth I, Marilyn Monroe, Rihanna, and Vivienne Westwood."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Croll, Jennifer, 1980-, author.
Bad girls of fashion.
(CaOONL)20169005984
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Croll; Ada Buchholc
ISBN: 9781554517855 1554517850 9781554517862 1554517869
OCLC Number: 935988198
Description: 205 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Chapter 1. Cleopatra: Fashion leader --
Empress Dowager Cixi --
Elizabeth I --
Angela Davis --
2. Marie Antoinette: Fashion decadent --
Imelda Marcos --
Rose Bertin --
Wallis Simpson --
Chapter 3. Coco Chanel: Fashion modernizer --
Josephine Baker --
Amelia Bloomer --
Louise Brooks --
Chapter 4. Frida Kahlo: Fashion artist --
Miuccia Prada --
M.I.A. --
Elsa Schiaparelli --
Chapter 5. Marlene Dietrich: Fashion gender-bender --
George Sand --
Diane Keaton --
Twiggy --
Chapter 6. Diana Vreeland: Fashion instigator --
Anna Wintour --
Grace Coddington --
Tavi Gevinson --
Chapter 7. Madonna: Fashion chameleon --
Grace Jones --
Marilyn Monroe --
Rihanna --
Chapter 8. Rei Kawakubo: Anti-fashion --
Cindy Sherman --
Yoko Ono --
Björk --
Chapter 9. Kathleen Hanna: Fashion radical --
Vivienne Westwood --
Beth Ditto --
Pussy Riot --
Chapter 10. Lady Gaga: Fashion Freak --
Nicki Minaj --
Cher --
Isabella Blow and Daphne Guinness.
Responsibility: Jennifer Croll ; illustrated by Ada Buchholc.

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"Explores the lives of ten famous women who have used clothing to make a statement, change perceptions, break rules, attract power, or express their individuality. Included are Cleopatra, Marie Antoinette, Coco Chanel, Marlene Dietrich, Madonna, and Lady Gaga. Sidebar subjects include: Elizabeth I, Marilyn Monroe, Rihanna, and Vivienne Westwood."--Provided by publisher.

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