The New Garconne

This visually inspiring book explores the look, history, and essence of gentlewoman style. It features profiles of women who typify the style, alongside beautifully photographed and curated imagery and how-to-get-the-look information.

The New Garconne

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The New Garconne
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Navaz Batliwalla
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-01 - Publisher: Laurence King Publishing

The New Garconne is a non-prescriptive guide for today's modern, independent, and stylish woman. It espouses a grown-up style and attitude with a masculine-feminine aesthetic, where culture, history, beauty, intelligence, feminism, quality, and taste are celebrated. Women who embody the look include Katharine Hepburn, Andree Putman, Lauren Hutton, Janelle Monae,
Paris Chic, Tehran Thrills
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Balasescu, Alexandru
Categories: Fashion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Zeta Books

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The Masculine Modern Woman
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Jenny Ingemarsdotter
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-09 - Publisher: Routledge

This book takes a fresh approach to one of the most popular cultural symbols of modernity in the 1920s—the "masculine" modern woman. Uncovering discourses on female masculinity in interwar Sweden, a nation that struggled to become modern but not decadent, this study examines cultural representations and debates across several arenas
Total War and Social Change
Language: en
Pages: 134
Authors: Arthur Marwick
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-11-18 - Publisher: Springer

A collection of essays supported by statistics on the social consequences of the two world wars. It covers the main European countries and a range of major issues including the levels of economic activity, women's employment and the extent of executions of collaborators.
The Collection
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Gioia Diliberto
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-02 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A tale based on the highly competitive world of Coco Chanel follows the experiences of 1920s orphan Isabelle Varlet, who in early adulthood recovers from the death of her fiancé by developing her seamstress talents and struggling through the cutthroat world of high fashion. By the author of I Am