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The lost art of dress : the women who once made America stylish /

"The Lost Art of Dress explores how, in the first half of the 20th century, a remarkable group of women, whom Przybyszewski calls the Dress Doctors, taught Americans how to dress well and spearheaded a nationwide movement toward beautiful, economical, and egalitarian fashion. By the 1960s,... Full description

Main Author: Przybyszewski, Linda.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, 2014
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Contents: Introducing the Dress Doctors -- Art: principles for beauty -- Occasions: the duty and pleasure of dress -- Thrift: much for little -- Revolt: the fall of the Dress Doctors -- Aftermath: tyrannies of age and size.
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Oshkosh Adult Nonfiction 746.92 P973L Due: 06/30/2016
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