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The hundred dresses : the most iconic styles of our time

Author: Erin McKean
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a visual A-to-Z reference profiling iconic vintage and modern dresses, combining evocative illustrations with assessments of each depicted style, their famous wearers, and typical accessories.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erin McKean
ISBN: 9781608199761 1608199762 9781408190500 1408190508
OCLC Number: 812068649
Description: 213 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Contents: The Addicted To Love --
The Airship Hostess --
The Amish --
The Anne Shirley --
The Artist's Smock --
The Austen --
The Baby Doll --
The Bandage Dress --
The Beauxhemian --
The Biohazard --
The Bond Girl --
The Bouquet --
The Breakfast At Tiffany's --
The Bubble Dress --
The Caftan --
The Chanel Ingenue --
The Chanel Jersey Dress --
The Cheongsam --
The Cher --
The Classic Bride --
The Classic Party Dress --
The Country Music Star --
The Cowgirl --
The Cupcake Bride --
The Debutante --
The Depression Housewife --
The Dirndl --
The Disney --
The Dorothy --
The Dress For Success --
The Duro --
The Dynasty --
The Face --
The First Oscar --
The Flamenco --
The Flapper --
The Flashdance --
The Flower Child Bride --
The Fortuny --
The Garden Party --
The Grecian Gown --
The Guinevere --
The Gypsy --
The Hamill --
The Hostess/Patio Dress --
The Huipil --
The Invisible Dress --
The Is-It-A-Shirt? --
The J-Lo --
The Jackie --
The Japanese Fashion --
The Jersey Shore --
The Jumper --
The June Cleaver --
The Kimino --
The Laura Ingalls Wilder --
The Leather Dress --
The Let's Go Ice Dancing! --
The Lolita --
The Madame X --
The Mae West/Joan Holloway --
The Marilyn --
The Mary Quant --
The Maternity --
The Miss Havisham --
The Modern Bride --
The Mondrian --
The Mouret --
The November Pain --
The Peggy Olson --
The Polo Dress --
The Pretty Woman --
The Queen Elizabeth I --
The Queen Elizabeth II --
The Rosie's Day Off --
The Sack --
The Safari --
The Sari --
The Scarlett O'Hara --
The Shirtdress --
The Siren --
The Slip Dress --
The Space Age --
The Space Empress --
The Square Dancing --
The Steampunk --
The Stewardess --
The Stunt Dress --
The Swan --
The T-Shirt Dress --
The Tennis Dress --
The Times Square --
The Titanic --
The Turtleneck-Hooded Cowl Dress --
The Vionnet --
The Vreeland --
The Wench --
The Women --
The Wrap Dress --
The Xena.
Responsibility: Erin McKean ; illustrated by Donna Mehalko.

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A stylishly illustrated and informative guide to the 100 iconic dresses--from The Bandage to The Sack, The Babydoll to The Siren, and everything between--that have made their mark on the world.  Read more...

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This glorious book sews together a story for every style and makes you look at your own wardrobe anew and wonder what adventures you should be having with your own dresses. -- Ruth Singer, author of Read more...

 
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