Fashions of a Decade
“Fashions of a Decade: The 1970s” brings this period of history to life through the clothing that helped define it. From platform shoes and bell-bottoms to miniskirts and hot pants, to Afghans and cheesecloth fabrics, the seventies remains one of the most diverse decades in clothing history. Perfect for lay readers or historians alike, this revised, full-color volume explores the many facets of this exciting topic.
“Fashions of a Decade: The 1980s” explores the enthralling history of fashion as it recreated itself through the popular trends of the eighties. From the designer suits of yuppie men and women to ripped jeans to the mini-crinoline craze to the eloquent fashion sense of Princess Diana, the 1980s encapsulates a time when it became fashionable to make money and dress well. This revised, full-color volume provides fashion and history lovers alike with a closer look at an important period of clothing history.
“Fashions of a Decade: The 1990s” recounts the history of fashion as it threaded its way through this exciting era. From silk walking shorts to bike leathers to layered minidresses to stretch-velvet jump suits, the 1990s represented a period of fun, innovative clothing styles that could be sold at affordable prices for the average person. Perfect for fashion and history lovers alike, this revised, full-color volume covers everything readers would want to know about this fascinating topic.