An expanded edition of the BBC Television costume designer's historical guide to English costume design includes examples from more than one thousand years of history, in an illustrated reference that is organized by monarchy periods and offers insight into specific analogous developments in the U.S. and Europe. Original.
Chronological illustrations introducing the clothing worn by men, women, and children around the world, from ancient times to modern day, are accompanied by text explaining the featured fashions, materials, patterns, and accessories.
A lavishly illustrated, year-by-year reference charts the development of clothing from the 1920s to the present, in a resource that profiles various styles from each decade and provides capsule biographies of key contributing designers. Original.
A comprehensive and detailed survey of Western children's historical clothing features hundreds of categorically organized, specially drawn illustrations that reflect a broad range of periods and include descriptions of fabrics, trimmings, and accessories.