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The wedding dress : the 50 designs that changed the course of bridal fashion

The wedding dress : the 50 designs that changed the course of bridal fashion

Author: Eleanor Thompson; Marshall Editions Ltd.
Publisher: Munich : Prestel, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

For brides-to-be or any reader with a fascination for couture, here is the essential guide to the best wedding dresses of modern times - the 50 iconic designs that made fashion history.

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor Thompson; Marshall Editions Ltd.
ISBN: 9783791348735 3791348736
OCLC Number: 973696824
Notes: "Conceived, edited, and designed by Marshall Editions"--Title page verso.
Description: 176 pages : chiefly colour illustrations, portraits ; 27 cm
Contents: Dress 01: 1840 (William Dyce) --
Dress 02-03: 1890s (Charles Frederick Worth ; House of Worth) --
Dress 04-07: 1920s (William Wallace Terry ; Paul Poiret ; Jeanne Lanvin ; Madeleine Vionnet) --
Dress 08-10: 1930s (Charles James ; Mainbocher ; Elsa Schiaparelli) --
Dress 11-12: 1940s (Norman Hartnell ; Charles James) --
Dress 13-16: 1950s (Hardy Amies ; Ann Lowe ; Pierre Balmain ; Helen Rose) --
Dress 17-22: 1960s (Yves Saint Laurent ; John Bates ; Jean Patou ; Cristobal Balenciaga ; Valentino Garavani ; Jean Muir) --
Dress 23-25: 1970s (Yves Saint Laurent ; Valentino Garavani ; Zandra Rhodes) --
Dress 26-27: 1980s (David and Elizabeth Emanuel ; Carolina Herrera) --
Dress 28-33: 1990s (Joe Casely-Hayford ; Catherine Walker ; Christian Lacroix ; Gianni Versace ; Yohji Yamamoto ; Vera Wang) --
Dress 34-44: 2000s (Yohji Yamamoto ; John Galliano ; Viktor & Rolf, Vivienne Westwood ; Alexander McQueen ; Viktor & Rolf ; Alexander McQueen ; John Galliano ; Vivienne Westwood ; Olivier Theyskens ; Jean Paul Gaultier) --
Dress 45-50: 2010s (Giambattista Valli ; Sarah Burton ; John Galliano ; Rei Kawakubo ; Vera Wang ; Karl Lagerfeld) --
Designers brides should know.
Other Titles: Fifty designs that changed the course of bridal fashion
Responsibility: Eleanor Thompson.


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"Photographers who specialize in weddings should have this book as not only a professional reference, but also as a resource for clients." --Rangefinder

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