This glamorous book, part of the "V&A Fashion in Detail" series, illustrates the intricate details of twentieth-century fashion.
Spectacular photographs, accompanied by expert commentaries and specially commissioned line drawings, focus on fanciful Dior bows, Chanel button-holes and metal sprinfs on a Schiaparelli jacket.
This unique study provides an insight into the techniques and craft practices used by couturiers and the construction of these amazing garments. "Twentieth-Century Fashion in Detail" will delight all followers of fashion.
This title was previously available as "Modern Fashion in Detail".
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 144 pages, 83 colour photographs, 100 line drawings
- Publisher: V & A Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/12/2009
- Category: History of fashion
- ISBN: 9781851775712