Beautifully illustrated throughout
The most accessible and up to date book on fashion available.
Includes further reading, timeline, and list of relevant museums and galleries.
Covers 150 years of fashion; from the earliest development of Haute Couture in 1850 right up to the present day.
Covers a range of designers from Dior to Armani and Miyake.
This lively survey of 150 years of fashion covers everything from Haute Couture to the High Street. From Coco Chanel to Alexander McQueen, Breward explores fashion as a cultural phenomenon. Topics include fashion in film, the world of Vogue and advertising, and the use of fashion to create identity from the Flapper to the New Look, and Dandy to Punk.