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Product Description: When you want to dress up, this is the complete guide to creating special-occasion clothes—party dresses and eveningwear. With step-by-step instructions, Dawn Cloake explains how to develop basic design blocks for a wide range of garments, and then mix and match the elements to make something that’s truly unique...read more

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9781849943710 | B T Batsford Ltd, September 6, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: When you want to dress up, this is the complete guide to creating special-occasion clothes—party dresses and eveningwear.
9780713483321 | B T Batsford Ltd, June 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Learn how to develop basic design blocks to create a wide range of garments, then mix and match the elements for something unique for that special occasion.

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Product Description: “Readers with a passion for textiles will . . . settle in with the thrilling reds and calming indigos that Gillow has put before our eyes.” ―Surface Design Journal The traditional, handcrafted textiles of Africa are sumptuous, intricate, and steeped in cultural significance...read more

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9780500292211 | Compact edition (Thames & Hudson, February 15, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: “Readers with a passion for textiles will .
9780500288009 | Thames & Hudson, August 4, 2009, cover price $44.95

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Product Description: A sea change is coming. Changes to the ABA Standards, coupled with mandates from regional accreditors, will soon require every law school to adopt, implement, and use an institutional assessment plan based on the achievement of desired student learning outcomes...read more

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9781611632668 | Carolina Academic Pr, April 17, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A sea change is coming.
9780500280348, titled "Bauhaus Textiles: Women Artists and the Weaving Workshop" | Thames & Hudson, April 1, 1998, cover price $27.50 | also contains Bauhaus Textiles: Women Artists and the Weaving Workshop | About this edition: The preeminence of the Bauhaus in the history of twentieth-century design is undisputed, and most aspects of it have been minutely examined.

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Describes the textiles used for early-American bed hangings, window curtains, and upholstery, shows samples of early fabrics, and defines terms related to fabrics and sewing

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9780393017038, titled "Textiles in America 1650-1870: A Dictionary Based on Original Documents, Prints and Paintings, Commercial Records, American Merchants' Papers, Shopk" | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 1984, cover price $45.00 | also contains Textiles in America 1650-1870: A Dictionary Based on Original Documents, Prints and Paintings, Commercial Records, American Merchants'' Papers, Shopk | About this edition: Describes the textiles used for early-American bed hangings, window curtains, and upholstery, shows samples of early fabrics, and defines terms related to fabrics and sewing

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Product Description: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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9781499757279, titled "Dress Design: An Account of Costume for Artists & Dressmakers." | Createspace Independent Pub, June 2, 2014, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
9781406793864 | Read Books, January 31, 2006, cover price $33.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1932, this is part of the Artistic Crafts Series of Technical Handbooks.

Product Description: Until Fashion Theory's launch in 1997 the dressed body had suffered from a lack of critical analysis. Increasingly scholars have recognized the cultural significance of self-fashioning, including not only clothing but also such body alterations as tattooing and piercing...read more

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9780857852540, titled "Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body and Culture" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 1, 2012, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Fashion Theory takes as its starting point a definition of 'fashion' as the cultural construction of the embodied identity.
9780857852533, titled "Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body and Culture" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 1, 2012, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Fashion Theory takes as its starting point a definition of 'fashion' as the cultural construction of the embodied identity.
9781847886545 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 15, 2010, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Fashion Theory takes as its starting point a definition of 'fashion' as the cultural construction of the embodied identity.
9781847885883 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 15, 2010, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Fashion Theory takes as its starting point a definition of "fashion" as the cultural construction of the embodied identity.
9781847884251, titled "Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body and Culture" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 15, 2009, cover price $35.95
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Published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name held by The Textile Museum in Washington, D.C., November 1, 1984 to March 31, 1985. Includes chapters on the origins of the Tibetan pile rug tradition (archaeological evidence), the recorded history of rug making in Tibet, sources and uses of symbol and design, materials and weaving techniques, and the various functions of the rug in Tibet. Also includes the catalog of the exhibit with 55 annotated b/w photographs; a glossary; and an extensive bibliography.
By Herbert Holik (editor)

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9783527331840 | 2 rev enl edition (Vch Pub, May 28, 2013), cover price $357.00
9783527309979 | Vch Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh, April 28, 2006, cover price $290.00

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9780295969794, titled "Temple Household Horseback: Rugs of the Tibetan Plateau" | Textile Museum, June 1, 1984, cover price $27.50 | also contains Temple Household Horseback: Rugs of the Tibetan Plateau | About this edition: Published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name held by The Textile Museum in Washington, D.

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9783527608256 | Onl edition (Vch Pub, July 24, 2006), cover price $230.00

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9783527608331 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 10, 2006, cover price $215.00

Delivers technique tips you will refer to often. Spiral encased, lay-flat format allows you to work while you read. Whether it's simple repair advice, instructions for soft furnishings or tips for designing fashions, this comprehensive sewing resource contains instructions anyone can understand, and use for years to come. In addition to easy-to-follow instructions, demonstrated in 500+ color photos and diagrams, this book includes a stitch directory with functional and decorative stitches created by hand, machine and serger. Plus, a textile directory with details for working with 70+ fabrics from chiffon to denim, and application advice for seams, edges, buttonholes, zippers and more. This is a foundational reference every sewing enthusiast can use.

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9780785830351 | Spi rep edition (Chartwell Books, May 10, 2013), cover price $14.99
9780896895270, titled "The Sewing Stitch & Textile Bible: An Illustrated Guide to Techniques and Materials" | Spi ill edition (Krause Pubns Inc, September 25, 2007), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Delivers technique tips you will refer to often.

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Product Description: We can’t see them, but microbes are the dominant form oflife on Earth. They make up half of the world’s biomass. Theywere here billions of years before we were, and they will be hereafter we are gone. Without their activity, life as we know it wouldbe impossible...read more

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9781119978800 | Blackwell Pub, February 11, 2013, cover price $110.95 | About this edition: We can’t see them, but microbes are the dominant form oflife on Earth.

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9781119978794 | Blackwell Pub, February 11, 2013, cover price $59.00 | About this edition: We can’t see them, but microbes are the dominant form oflife on Earth.
9780295969787, titled "Early Caucasian Rugs" | Textile Museum, March 1, 1990, cover price $24.95 | also contains Early Caucasian Rugs

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Product Description: There has been an endeavor made to attribute this dress to the stimulus, to the influence, of Puritan feeling. Possibly some of the reaction against the absurdities of Elizabeth and James may have helped in the establishment of this costume; but I think the excellent taste of Charles and especially of his queen, Henrietta Maria, who succeeded in making women's dress wholly beautiful, may be thanked largely for it...read more

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9781406516029, titled "Two Centuries of Costume in America 1620-1820" | Ill edition (Dodo Pr, January 31, 2007), cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Historical work on Colonial America from the American historian marked for her focus on small sociological details, invaluable for modern sociologists.
9781428628380, titled "Two Centuries of Costume in America 1620-1820" | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2006, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9781428628397, titled "Two Centuries of Costume in America 1620-1820" | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2006, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780804809696, titled "Two Centuries of Costume in America, 1620-1820." | Box edition (Tuttle Pub, January 1, 1972), cover price $5.50 | About this edition: In good condition in slipcase, some creases on spines of both books.
9780486225517 | Dover Pubns, April 1, 1970, cover price $3.75 | About this edition: A detailed discussion of the attire of men, women, and children during the first two hundred years of the American experience
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Product Description: Textiles in Indian Ocean Societies considers the importance of trade, and the transformation of the meaning of objects has the move between different cultures. It also addresses issues of gender, ethnic and religious identity, and economic status...read more
By Ruth Barnes (editor)

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9780415297660 | Routledge, December 1, 2004, cover price $193.00

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9780415652278 | Reprint edition (Routledge, September 10, 2012), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Textiles in Indian Ocean Societies considers the importance of trade, and the transformation of the meaning of objects has the move between different cultures.

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9780203644256 | Routledge, July 31, 2004, cover price $185.00

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Product Description: Continuing its distinguished tradition of focusing on central political, sociological, and cultural issues of Jewish life in the last century, Volume XXVI of the annual Studies in Contemporary Jewry examines the visual revolution that has overtaken Jewish cultural life in the twentieth century onwards, with special attention given to the evolution of Jewish museums...read more
By Richard I. Cohen (editor)

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9780199934249 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 27, 2012, cover price $61.00 | About this edition: Continuing its distinguished tradition of focusing on central political, sociological, and cultural issues of Jewish life in the last century, Volume XXVI of the annual Studies in Contemporary Jewry examines the visual revolution that has overtaken Jewish cultural life in the twentieth century onwards, with special attention given to the evolution of Jewish museums.

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9780295969800, titled "The Roman Heritage: Textiles from Egypt and the Eastern Mediterranean 300 to 600 A.D." | Textile Museum, March 1, 1990, cover price $24.95 | also contains The Roman Heritage: Textiles from Egypt and the Eastern Mediterranean 300 to 600 A.D.

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Product Description: Shizuka Kusano is one of the most admired and recognized textile artists in Japan today. With the publication of The Fine Art of Kimono Embroidery, readers in the West will come to know and appreciate her work for its great beauty and grace...read more
By Gavin Frew (trans), Shizuka Kusano and Masayuki Tsutsui (photographer)

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9781568364742 | Reprint edition (Kodansha Amer Inc, December 3, 2012), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Shizuka Kusano is one of the most admired and recognized textile artists in Japan today.
9784770030245 | Kodansha Amer Inc, February 16, 2007, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Shizuka Kusano is one of the most admired and recognized textile artists in Japan today.

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Product Description: This practical and attractive book makes available for the first time the basic knowledge and vocabulary needed to select and put on a kimono and obi. Whether for women or men, all kimono are cut and sewn essentially from a single pattern, but a number of variations must be considered, depending on the occasion...read more

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9781568364735 | Kodansha Amer Inc, November 9, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This practical and attractive book makes available for the first time the basic knowledge and vocabulary needed to select and put on a kimono and obi.
9780870117855 | Reprint edition (Kodansha Amer Inc, March 15, 1987), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Traces the history of the kimono, explains how they are made, shows a variety of styles and accessories, and discusses kimono care and etiquette

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Product Description: This exciting journal brings together research in textiles in an innovative and distinctive academic forum, and will be of interest to all those who share a multifaceted view of textiles within an expanded field. Representing a dynamic and wide-ranging set of critical practices, it provides a platform for points of departure between art and craft; gender and identity; cloth, body and architecture; labour and technology; techno-design and practice - all situated within the broader contexts of material and visual culture...read more
By Doran Ross (editor)

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9780857852755, titled "Textile: The Journal of Cloth & Culture" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 1, 2012, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Textile is an international and peer-reviewed journal that brings together research in textile studies in an innovative and distinctive academic forum.
9780857852748 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 8, 2012, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: This exciting journal brings together research in textiles in an innovative and distinctive academic forum, and will be of interest to all those who share a multifaceted view of textiles within an expanded field.
9780857850065, titled "Textile: The Journal of Cloth & Culture" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 17, 2012, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: This exciting journal brings together research in textiles in an innovative and distinctive academic forum, and will be of interest to all those who share a multifaceted view of textiles within an expanded field.
9780857850058, titled "Textile: The Journal of Cloth & Culture" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 27, 2011, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: This exciting journal brings together research in textiles in an innovative and distinctive academic forum, and will be of interest to all those who share a multifaceted view of textiles within an expanded field.
9781847886781, titled "Textile: The Journal of Cloth & Culture" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 14, 2010, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: This exciting journal brings together research in textiles in an innovative and distinctive academic forum, and will be of interest to all those who share a multifaceted view of textiles within an expanded field.
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Product Description: Digital Textile Design, Second Edition covers everything students and practitioners of textile design will need to learn about designing and printing digitally. The book examines how designers can access this technique, looking at the work of those currently exploring its possibilities, and provides an insight into the technology involved in digital textile printing...read more

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9781780670027 | 2 edition (Laurence King Pub, October 10, 2012), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Digital Textile Design, Second Edition covers everything students and practitioners of textile design will need to learn about designing and printing digitally.
9781856695862 | Laurence King Pub, May 6, 2009, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: Successful Sewing is a write-in text designed for use by beginning and experienced sewing students. A step-by-step, easy-to-follow format allows students to work at their own pace as they experience the fun, excitement, and creativity of sewing...read more

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9781590708262 | 6 edition (Goodheart-Willcox Pub, September 24, 2007), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Successful Sewing is a write-in text designed for use by beginning and experienced sewing students.
9781590708255 | 6 edition (Goodheart-Willcox Pub, September 24, 2007), cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Successful Sewing is a write-in text designed for use by beginning and experienced sewing students.
9781566378611 | Tch edition (Goodheart-Willcox Pub, January 1, 2002), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: - Individual lessons focus on basic sewing skills, specific construction techniques, and serger skills.
9781566378604 | Goodheart-Willcox Pub, January 1, 2002, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Successful Sewing is a write-in text designed for use by beginning and experienced sewing students.
9781566373739 | Tch edition (Goodheart-Willcox Pub, July 1, 1998), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Successful Sewing is a write-in text designed for use by beginning and experienced sewing students.
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Product Description: Has there ever been an American decorator as famous as Dorothy Draper? Like Martha Stewart, Draper was a preacher and teacher whose how-to books and Good Housekeeping columns provided middle-class housewives with affordable ideas for making their homes more functional and comfortable...read more

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9780972766180 | 1 edition (Shannongrove Pr, May 30, 2006), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Has there ever been an American decorator as famous as Dorothy Draper?
9780263130973, titled "Not His Kind of Woman" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 1, 1992), cover price $18.95 | also contains Not His Kind of Woman

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Product Description: Draping for Fashion Design, Fifth Edition, is the definitive basic instructional text for draping in numerous fashion design programs since its original publication. This book covers all of the fundamental material for beginning and advanced study in an intensive fashion design program and prepares students for the industry...read more

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9780131058422 | 2nd edition (Regents/Prentice Hall, February 1, 1993), cover price $70.00 | also contains Rapaces II | About this edition: This workbook provides basic material on design and pattern-making, with an emphasis on instructions for draping.

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9780132447270 | 5th edition (Prentice Hall, March 21, 2011), cover price $154.80 | About this edition: Draping for Fashion Design, Fifth Edition, is the definitive basic instructional text for draping in numerous fashion design programs since its original publication.
9780131109377 | 4th edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 2004), cover price $110.60 | About this edition: Draping for Fashion Design is THE basic instructional volume for draping in numerous fashion design programs since its original publication.
9780130826664 | 3 sub edition (Prentice Hall, November 1, 1999), cover price $69.00

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Product Description: "Details the ethnic diversities found in embroidery and helps the reader to identify the symbols, fabrics, stitches, materials, and techniques that are unique to each region."—Maine Antique Digest The art of embroidery has been practiced for thousands of years...read more

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9780500513941 | Thames & Hudson, June 1, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The only worldwide survey of embroidered textiles: a remarkable visual panorama.

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9780500288580 | Thames & Hudson, November 15, 2010, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: "Details the ethnic diversities found in embroidery and helps the reader to identify the symbols, fabrics, stitches, materials, and techniques that are unique to each region.

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Product Description: Shibori is the Japanese term (from the word meaning "to squeeze or wring") for the dye-resist technique of binding, clamping or gathering the cloth so that the dye cannot reach certain parts. The result is a most powerful combination: a carefully structured design with the organic freedom of the unpredictable...read more

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9781568363660 | Kodansha Amer Inc, April 1, 2007, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Shibori is the Japanese term (from the word meaning "to squeeze or wring") for the dye-resist technique of binding, clamping or gathering the cloth so that the dye cannot reach certain parts.

Understanding Aesthetics bridges the gap between the study of aesthetics and the down-toearthneeds of the merchandising and design professional. In this beautifully illustratedtext, the authors present sophisticated concepts from the field of aesthetics and design ina lively conversational style, making them clear and easy to understand. By mastering theprinciples underlying successful design, the reader learns how products and their promotionalsurroundings can create a pleasing environment.

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9781563670824 | Fairchild Books, April 1, 1997, cover price $98.00 | About this edition: Understanding Aesthetics bridges the gap between the study of aesthetics and the down-toearthneeds of the merchandising and design professional.

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9781428808539 | Academic Internet Pub Inc, October 31, 2006, cover price $27.95

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Product Description: Written as a beginning-level, patternmaking text, "Principles of Flat Pattern Design, 3rd Edition" provides an added dimension to apparel design and a better understanding of the processes involved in producing ready-to-wear or custom apparel...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781563672361 | 3 spi edition (Fairchild Books, May 1, 2002), cover price $76.50 | About this edition: Written as a beginning-level, patternmaking text, "Principles of Flat Pattern Design, 3rd Edition" provides an added dimension to apparel design and a better understanding of the processes involved in producing ready-to-wear or custom apparel.

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9781563672378 | 2 edition (Fairchild Books, January 1, 1997), cover price $22.01
9780134424507 | 2 spi sub edition (Prentice Hall, November 1, 1996), cover price $80.95

The owner of Brooklyn's Hooti Couture boutique draws on her grandmother's insights into how to accent a wardrobe with vintage accessories, explaining how style can be informed through the stories of past-generation articles of clothing.

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9780060786670 | William Morrow & Co, December 1, 2005, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The owner of Brooklyn's Hooti Couture boutique draws on her grandmother's insights into how to accent a wardrobe with vintage accessories, explaining how style can be informed through the stories of past-generation articles of clothing.

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9780752879512, titled "Alligators, Old Mink and New Money: One Woman's Adventures in Vintage Clothing" | Orion Pub Co, January 4, 2007, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: An entertaining story of one woman's adventures in vintage clothing.
9780060786687 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, September 1, 2006), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A former model-turned owner of Brooklyn's Hooti Couture and an award-winning journalist make recommendations for using vintage clothing and accessories in order to fashionably accent modern wardrobes.

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9780061985201 | Harpercollins, December 1, 2009, cover price $10.99

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Product Description: In May 1909, Sergei Diaghilev astonished the world of dance with his first ballet presentations in Paris that demonstrated an unprecedented combination of vitality and grace, originality, and technical sophistication. This catalogue of over three hundred artworks related to the Saisons Russes between 1909 and 1929 is the official companion to an exhibition in Monte Carlo...read more

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9788857200903 | Skira, September 22, 2009, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: In May 1909, Sergei Diaghilev astonished the world of dance with his first ballet presentations in Paris that demonstrated an unprecedented combination of vitality and grace, originality, and technical sophistication.

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