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6 edition of What we wore found in the catalog.

What we wore

an offbeat social history of women"s clothing, 1950-1980

by Ellen Melinkoff

  • 241 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Clothing and dress -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Fashion -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Women"s clothing -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEllen Melinkoff.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT615 .M44 1984b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination203 p. :
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3175035M
      ISBN 10068802839X
      LC Control Number83017413

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What we wore by Ellen Melinkoff Download PDF EPUB FB2

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It does so through providing often hilarious anecdotes of the girls who wore the crinolines, saddle shoes and circle pins of the 50's or the mini-skirts and pillbox hats of the 60's, and so on. The book also contains wonderful commentary by the author on the clothing styles of several decades, as worn in films and in everyday by: 6.

In What We Wore, crowdsourced family and amateur photos come together to create a makeshift style history of Britain. Taking readers into homes, onto city streets, into shops, and out to nightclubs and holiday spots, this book features a combination of original images and intriguing personal anecdotes that document changes in British fashion and style/5(13).

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Taking readers into British homes, onto city streets, into shops, and out to nightclubs and holiday spots, this book features a combination of original images and intriguing personal anecdotes that document the changes in fashion and style in Britain over fifty years.