Aloha Attire: Hawaiian Dress in the Twentieth Century

Aloha Attire: Hawaiian Dress in the Twentieth Century

by Linda B. Arthur
     
 

ISBN-10: 0764310151

ISBN-13: 9780764310157

Pub. Date: 06/28/2000

Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

Over the years, various garments have become increasingly popular collectible items as they grant insight into the cultures in which they were made. Collectors who love the sand, sun, and surf will delight in this extraordinary guide to handsome Hawaiian clothing. Filled with over 460 beautiful photos, this book gives a historical account of Hawai`i's fashion industry

Overview

Over the years, various garments have become increasingly popular collectible items as they grant insight into the cultures in which they were made. Collectors who love the sand, sun, and surf will delight in this extraordinary guide to handsome Hawaiian clothing. Filled with over 460 beautiful photos, this book gives a historical account of Hawai`i's fashion industry and its effect on the Western world. Unique island designs, exotic fabrics, and traditional garments--including the holoku and mu`umu`u--are all included within this spectacular display of Hawaiian paradise. Generations of tourists to Hawai`i will enjoy the explanations of clothing designs unique to the islands, and designers will find this an invaluable and inspiring reference tool.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764310157
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
06/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.24(w) x 11.60(h) x 0.64(d)

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