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The Forties and Fifties (20th Century Fashion)

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20th Century Fashion is a time capsule of clothing for every decade from the 1900s through the 1990s. This exciting series presents style and design as they relate to the world events, people, politics, social change, and technology of each era. Dynamic text and colorful images, along with a fashion time line that places clothing design alongside other world events, ...more
32 pages
Published January 24th 2000 by Heinemann Library (first published September 26th 1999)
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Victoria Moore
Splashy, with full color and black-and-white photos then elegantly framed by green woven fabric trim, "20th Century Fashion The Forties and Fifties" by Helen Reynolds was an immensely readable visual treat I know fashion lovers, of all ages, would adore exploring. Divided into 14 different chapters, ranging from one to two pages each, I found the text to be just as compelling as the visuals.
While the sections "Utility Fashion," "Hollywood Glamour," and "Dior and the New Look" really sparked m
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