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VINTAGE FASHION: Collecting and Wearing Designer Classics
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VINTAGE FASHION: Collecting and Wearing Designer Classics

By Baxter-Wright, Emma et al. Foreword by Zandra Rhodes.

London: Seven Oaks (Carlton Publishing) , 2011. 223pp., numerous illustrations throughout: colour plates, duo-tone and monochrome halftone plates and sketches. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped. Colour, photographically-illustrated, flapped gloss wrapper mildly edgeworn, and bumped on upper foredge corner. Textblock minimally bumped on upper foredge corner, else unmarked. This book takes the reader on an exquisite journey through ninety years of fashion, from 1900 onward, exploring designers, silhouettes and shapes, prints and fabrics, and other details . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword (Zandra Rhodes), Introduction, 1900-29. 1930s. 1940s. 1950s. 1960s. 1970s. 1980s. Glossary of Designers, Glossary of Fashion Terms, Index. More. Book weight approx. 830g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. . First Impression. Softcover. Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.77

THE COMPLETE BOOK OF HAIRSTYLING
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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF HAIRSTYLING

By Worthington, Charles

London: Carlton Books, 2001. 304pp., colour and b/white photographic, art and line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, short stripe to lower edge of textblock. Illustrated boards have a very small matt surface 'bubble', otherwise negligibly scuffed/rubbed. "This indispensable and comprehensive hair bible from celebrity hairdresser Charles Worthington is a must-have accessory that no girl should be without. Includes over 100 fabulous achievable hairstyles; colour and cut advice; glamourtime hair; peak-condition hair for holidays; perfect hair for your wedding; professional secrets and emergency quick fixes; instant transformations; hair problems, solutions and treats, and more . . . " Book weight approx. 1.14 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. . Hardcover. Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$17.31

THE BOOK OF PERFUMES
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THE BOOK OF PERFUMES

By Oakes, John

Sydney, N.S.W., Australia: HarperCollins Australia, 1996. 320pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. " . . . reveals the secrets of every woman's essential weapon - what each perfume is like, its character, its composition and its effect on the wearer and those she encounters. With over 150 perfumes explained, a glossary of ingredients and an astrological guide to choosing the perfume that is right for you . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$12.46

ART DECO PAPER DOLL WARDROBE 1920-1939
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ART DECO PAPER DOLL WARDROBE 1920-1939

By Meehan, Norma Lu

Grantsville, Maryland, U.S.A.: Hobby House Press, Inc, 1994. 3 paper dolls with 12 (ready to) cut-out costumes, plus wardrobe, table, sculpture and 1928 Studebaker President. Book clean, square. Staples clean and firm. Leaves clean, and un-cut. Art-illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn only, plus small, soft crease near spine fold. This, the third book in a series by illustrator Norma Lu Meehan (previous issues being 'The Victorian Paper Doll Wardrobe', and 'The Edwardian Paper Doll Wardrobe') features authentic gowns from the Collection of the Northern Indiana Historical Society. Includes outfits for the Bridge Party, the Weekend House Party, Transatlantic Crossings; the Captain's Table, and Speakeasies. Item weight approx. 140g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.. First Edition. Softcover (Staplebound). Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.46