Vintage Fashions for Women: 1920s-1940s

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There is always another old dress lurking around the corner, waiting to be "rescued", says Kristina Harris. A cornucopia of 403 full-color photographs, of fun, sophisticated, frivolous, and glamorous fashions on live models include rich satin evening gowns, fun flapperish beaded dresses, sleek and classic suits, knickered and skirted bathing suits, distinctive cloche hats, beaded bags, elaborate shoes, and a splendid host of accessory items.
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Overview

There is always another old dress lurking around the corner, waiting to be "rescued", says Kristina Harris. A cornucopia of 403 full-color photographs, of fun, sophisticated, frivolous, and glamorous fashions on live models include rich satin evening gowns, fun flapperish beaded dresses, sleek and classic suits, knickered and skirted bathing suits, distinctive cloche hats, beaded bags, elaborate shoes, and a splendid host of accessory items.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780887409868
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 6/28/1996
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 1,233,522
  • Product dimensions: 8.66 (w) x 10.68 (h) x 0.37 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 6, 2000

    A Good One

    If you love the fashions of this time period, you should have this book. I love the photos of the 1920s beaded dresses (some are so amazing!), and there are terrific shots of hats, and good background information, too.

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