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Face Forward

Face Forward

by Kevyn Aucoin

Face Forward is a cosmetics book written by Kevyn Aucoin. It was a New York Times bestseller. Aucoin's portrait subjects inlcude Julia Roberts, Sharon Stone, Martha Stewart, Tori Amos and Aucoin's own mother. Little, Brown reported a 275,000-copy first printing (compared to 164,000 for his last book, Making Faces), and the publishing company had already ordered three more press runs by the end of the month, for a total of 425,000 copies.
Perfumes

Perfumes

by Luca/ Sanchez, Tania Turin

Pompous names, bizarre ads, hundreds of new scents a year?the multibillion-dollar business of fragrance has long resisted understanding. At last the first critical?and critically acclaimed?guide to perfume illuminates the mysteries of this secretive industry. Lifelong perfume fanatics Luca Turin (best known as the subject of Chandler Burr?s The Emperor of Scent) and Tania Sanchez exalt, wisecrack, and scold through their reviews with passion, eloquence, and erudition, making this book a must-have for... Read more
The History Of Beads

The History Of Beads

by Lois Sherr Dubin

Previous ed.: New York: Harry N. Abrams; London: Thames & Hudson, 1995.
Thing Of Beauty

Thing Of Beauty

by Stephen Fried

At age seventeen, Gia Carangi was working the counter at her father's Philadelphia luncheonette, Hoagie City. Within a year, Gia was one of the top models of the late 1970's, gracing the covers of Cosmopolitan and Vogue, partying at New York's Studio 54 and the Mudd Club, and redefining the industry's standard of beauty. She was the darling of moguls and movie stars, royalty and rockers. Gia was also a girl in pain, desperate for her mother's approval—and a drug addict on a tragic slide toward... Read more
A Thousand Days Of Magic

A Thousand Days Of Magic

by Oleg Cassini

Oleg Cassini has designed for such legendary twentieth-century icons as Rita Hayworth, Grace Kelly, and Marilyn Monroe. He is the author of In My Own Fashion
Color Me Beautiful

Color Me Beautiful

by Carole Jackson

Shocking Life

Shocking Life

by Elsa Schiaparelli

Africa Adorned

Africa Adorned

by Angela Fisher

Encyclopedia Of Needlework

Encyclopedia Of Needlework

by Therese Dedillmont

The Complete Book Of Sewing

The Complete Book Of Sewing

by Constance Talbot

Making Faces

Making Faces

by Kevyn Aucoin

From the Neck Up

From the Neck Up

by Denise Dreher

Quant By Quant

Quant By Quant

by Mary Quant

Shoes

Shoes

by Linda O'Keeffe

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

by Elizabeth Taylor

Dv

Dv

by Diana Vreeland

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20,000 Years Of Fashion

by Francois Boucher

CONTENTS
Introduction. Prehistoric costume. Races and civilizations -- Trade in prehistoric times -- Prehistoric costume -- Comparative study of prehistoric costume -- Notes, chronology and bibliography --

Costume in the Ancient East. General conditions -- Costume in the valleys and plains -- Sumerian costume -- Costume in Babylon and Assyria -- Survivals of the Kaunakès -- Costume in the coastal countries (Mesopotamia, Syria, Arabia) -- Costume in the mountain countries (Cappadocia, Armenia,... Read more
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A Handweaver's Pattern Book

by Marguerite Porter Davison

Originally published in 1944.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 203-212.
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Glorious Knits

by Kaffe Fassett

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The Windsor Style

by Suzy Menkes

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Cartier 1900--1939

by Judy Rudoe

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