Decades of fashion
'Decades of Fashion' documents the styles of the twentieth century in photographs - an insight into 100 years of fashion history. - The great forerunners of fashion and the classics - Icons of style like Grace Kelly, Jackie Onassis, and Twiggy - The top designers, from Coco Chanel to Alexander McQueen - Includes both haute couture and pret-a-porter - Fashion developments of the twentieth century in images from the Getty Images collection The glamour of the 30s and the extremes of the 80s, from the corsets of the belle époque to the caftans of the 70s, this book presents an array of images depicting the world of fashion in the twentieth century. 'Decades of Fashion' has captured the realm of fashion in hundreds of photographs that show not only designer creations on the catwalk, but also everyday style. Pictures encompassing every area of life and a wide range of situations tell the history of fashion.
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