Cool Hot Colors: Fabrics of the Late 1960s

Cool Hot Colors: Fabrics of the Late 1960s

by Joy Shih
     
 

"Cool" colors were hot for fabrics in the late 1960s. The youth of the day wore hot pinks and purples, chartreuse, orange, and yellow. Sometimes called neon colors, these cool hot colors were often combined into wild and psychedelic floral and geometric designs. Hundreds of splashy colors and designs from actual 1960s European and American textile manufacturers'… See more details below

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"Cool" colors were hot for fabrics in the late 1960s. The youth of the day wore hot pinks and purples, chartreuse, orange, and yellow. Sometimes called neon colors, these cool hot colors were often combined into wild and psychedelic floral and geometric designs. Hundreds of splashy colors and designs from actual 1960s European and American textile manufacturers' sample books are photographed and displayed with full descriptions and fabric content information. This book takes the '60s enthusiast on a magical ride to an era of outrageous artistic expression.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764303425
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Series:
Schiffer Design Books Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
10.70(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.46(d)

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