Shopping for Vintage: The Definitive Guide to Vintage Fashion

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Macmillan, May 13, 2008 - Design - 304 pages
This definitive guide to vintage clothing and accessories covers every major fashion epoch and designer from the 1880s to today--from Charles Worth to Vivienne Westwood. With snapshots of the key designers to the pivotal pieces that defined each decade, fashion expert Funmi Odulate takes you through the history of each era.

Included is an extensive country-by-country directory of vintage shops, fairs, and flea markets, with profiles of the major dealers and outstanding shops, from L.A. to Shanghai.
Packed with insider tips about what to look for when buying vintage, how to recognize something of value and most importantly, where to find it, this is a stunning and sophisticated reference for all lovers of vintage fashion.
 

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Contents

Section 1
14
Section 2
15
Section 3
24
Section 4
31
Section 5
39
Section 6
44
Section 7
47
Section 8
52
Section 11
65
Section 12
78
Section 13
84
Section 14
96
Section 15
119
Section 16
132
Section 17
162
Section 18
175

Section 9
55
Section 10
57
Section 19
242
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FUNMI ODULATE is a fashion writer and vintage connoisseur. She has written for fashion publications including Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, In Style, and Sunday Times Style.

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