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1930s Fashion: The Definitive Sourcebook
By Charlotte Fiell (editor) and Emmanuelle Dirix (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Carlton Books Ltd
Publication date December 31, 2015
Pages 509
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781783130153
ISBN-10 1783130156
Dimensions 1.50 by 8 by 10 in.
Weight 3.60 lbs.
Original list price $49.95
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
  • Featuring 600 totally original, period photographs and illustrations completely redefining the appraisal of Thirties fashion
  • Inspiration for the vintage trend still dominating high streets and catwalks
  • Includes images of Hollywood stars as well as beautiful fashion plates from all the major fashion houses of the time
  • Contains biographies of renowned designers and fashion houses
  • Already received passionate widespread acclaim on a plethora of fashion/vintage blogs
  • Companion work to 1920s Fashion: The Definitive Sourcebook ISBN 9781783130146 and 1940s Fashion: The Definitive Sourcebook also by Emmanuelle Dirix and Charlotte Fiell

1930s Fashion documents the season-by-season fashions of this remarkable decade with an impressive selection of original photographs, sketches and prints. An essential guide to Thirties fashion, this is a must-have handbook for fashion students as well as anyone interested in fashion or cultural history.

Featuring elegant silk tea-dresses, tailored suits and draped furs, 1930s Fashion reveals the incredible elegance of this era s fashions. Meanwhile, an authoritative introductory essay assesses the major themes within fashion during this period and presents its most notable designers. Giving a unique insight into the glamorous and opulent fashions of this fabulous bygone era, this book is not only a rich source of inspiration but also a significant and long-awaited reappraisal of Thirties fashion.

Contents: Introduction by Emmanuelle Dirix; Catalogue section: Daywear; Outerwear; Eveningwear; Accessories; Other; End matter: Index; Biographies of designers.




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With Charlotte Fiell (other contributor) | from Carlton Books Ltd (December 31, 2015); titled "1930s Fashion: The Definitive Sourcebook"
9781783130153 | details & prices | 509 pages | 8.00 × 10.00 × 1.50 in. | 3.60 lbs | List price $49.95
About: Featuring 600 totally original, period photographs and illustrations completely redefining the appraisal of Thirties fashionInspiration for the vintage trend still dominating high streets and catwalksIncludes images of Hollywood stars as well as beautiful fashion plates from all the major fashion houses of the timeContains biographies of renowned designers and fashion housesAlready received passionate widespread acclaim on a plethora of fashion/vintage blogsCompanion work to 1920s Fashion: The Definitive Sourcebook ISBN 9781783130146 and 1940s Fashion: The Definitive Sourcebook also by Emmanuelle Dirix and Charlotte Fiell1930s Fashion documents the season-by-season fashions of this remarkable decade with an impressive selection of original photographs, sketches and prints.
With Charlotte Fiell | from Carlton Books Ltd (April 15, 2013); titled "1930s Fashion: The Definitive Sourcebook"
9781847960337 | details & prices | 575 pages | 7.75 × 10.25 × 1.75 in. | 4.10 lbs | List price $49.95
About: Features 600 completely original, never-seen-before photographs and fashion illustrations; garments and accessories are shown in detail, a perfect source for fashion designers and students.

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