Synopses & Reviews
Over 400 photographs of fun, sophisticated, frivolous, and glamorous fashions on live models. Evening gowns, beaded dresses, classic suits, knickered and skirted bathing suits, distinctive cloche hats, beaded bags, elaborate shoes, and a host of accessory items are included with anecdotes and historical details to convey a vivid picture of the styles of the Jazz and Big Band eras. Specific information on construction, value, and date make this a great book for collectors and designers alike.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 188) and index.