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Fashion Victim: Our Love-Hate Relationship with Dressing, Shopping, and the Cost of Style

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Synopsis:

An award-winning journalist looks at our love-hate relationship with dressing, shopping, and the cost of style in this report from the front lines of the fashion world, exposing the truth about sweatshops, shopaholics, and celebrity closets.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments — Introduction — Fashion victim's ten commandments — How we got here : from bear hides to bumsters — Speed chic — McFashion — Nonstop fashion coverage! — Thin spin — Who makes your clothes? — Wear and tear — Compassion in fashion?

Product Details

ISBN:
9780767910484
Author:
Lee, Michelle
Publisher:
Random House
Location:
New York
Subject:
Fashion
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - General
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - Fashion
Subject:
Clothing trade
Subject:
Advertising
Subject:
Costume
Subject:
Self-esteem in women
Subject:
Compulsive shopping
Subject:
Body image in women.
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
GM-50
Publication Date:
February 2003
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9.76x6.54x1.11 in. 1.19 lbs.

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