How to Read a Dress

Equipping the reader with all the information they need to 'read' a dress, this is the ultimate guide for students, researchers, and anyone interested in historical fashion.

How to Read a Dress

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How to Read a Dress
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Lydia Edwards
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-09 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Fashion is ever-changing, and while some styles mark a dramatic departure from the past, many exhibit subtle differences from year to year that are not always easily identifiable. With overviews of each key period and detailed illustrations for each new style, How to Read a Dress is an authoritative visual
How to Read a Dress
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Lydia Edwards
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-07 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

"With lavish color images and commentary on the key features of every major dress style across five centuries, How to Read a Dress is the ultimate guide to how fashions change and the ideal tool for identifying historical styles"--
How to Read a Dress
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Lydia Edwards
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-09 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Fashion is ever-changing, and while some styles mark a dramatic departure from the past, many exhibit subtle differences from year to year that are not always easily identifiable. With overviews of each key period and detailed illustrations for each new style, How to Read a Dress is an authoritative visual
How to Read a Dress
Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors: Lydia Jenny Edwards
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

"Fashion is ever-changing, and while some styles mark a dramatic departure from the past, many exhibit subtle differences from year to year that are not always easily identifiable. With overviews of each key period and detailed illustrations for each new style, How to read a dress is an authoritative visual
Dress in Mediterranean Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Alicia J. Batten, Kelly Olson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Insights from anthropology, religious studies, biblical studies, sociology, classics, and Jewish studies are here combined to provide a cutting-edge guide to dress and religion in the Greco-Roman World and the Mediterranean basin. Clothing, jewellery, cosmetics, and hairstyles are among the many aspects examined to show the variety of functions of