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"Features the most significant fashion designers from around the world and their work over the last five years. Each profile illustrates the impact each designer has had on the industry through biographical information, interviews, photos, and sketches from their recent collections"--P.  of cover.
Drawing on noted design houses and fashion designers for choice illustrations, Milbank, former head of Sotheby's costume department, weaves together a handsome collection of 175 color and 225 duotone picturesartists' sketches, house photographs, period magazine illustrations, and documents to insightfully discuss contemporary fashions and their designers.
This textbook is designed for students, scholars, and anyone interested in 20th century fashion history. The book outlines the social and cultural history of fashion thematically, and contains a wide range of global case studies on key designers, styles, movements and events. The 2013 edition has new sections on eco-fashion, fashion and the museum, major changes in the fashion market in the 21st century (including the impact of new media and retailing networks), new technologies, fashion weeks, the rise of Asian fashion centers and more.
Over 15,000 entries, including apparel, accessories, and their components, historical and textiles terms that relate to contemporary fashion and the language of the fashion industry. Lavishly illustrated with over 800 illustrations capturing the styles and details of fashion.