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Fashions of a decade: the 1930s.

Author: Maria Costantino
Publisher: Batsford, 1991.
Series: Fashions of a decade.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Chronicles trends in 1930s styles such as lower hemlines and broader shoulders; the introduction of synthetic fabrics; and new views of fitness, health, and personal beauty.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Costantino
ISBN: 0713467029 9780713467024
OCLC Number: 24713979
Description: 64 pages
Contents: Dancing in the Depression; hooray for Hollywood!; art deco - themes and machines; new materials - revealing the body beautiful; halter necks and bias cuts; limbering up = health and fitness; end of the rainbow.
Series Title: Fashions of a decade.


Looks at the fashion of the 1930s. This book examines the styles that are prevalent in each year of the decade, as well as the social and cultural background to each fashion phenomena. Individual  Read more...


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