Multcolib My Librarian Heather: It's deco darling!
Annotation:The first singular study of one of the key artists of the Art Deco movement as well as a set and costume designer for the theater, Russian ballet, and music hall.
Annotation:Discover how to recreate and restore authentic period architecture, furnishings and detailing in the Art Deco style.
Annotation:From flapper dresses to feathers, fashion exploded during the Roaring '20s, when clothes became a symbol of a more liberated lifestyle and epitomized the glamour and youthful excitement of the Jazz Age.
Annotation:This book presents a pictorial record of the fabrics which clothed the smart women and furnished the stylish interiors of Europe and America during the age of the Ballets Russes and jazz.
Annotation:The 160 striking images display a breathtaking array of florals, geometrics, and abstracts, all stunning in their presentation and elegant in their simplicity.
Annotation:Sumptuously illustrated with over 600 original photographs, drawings and prints, this title is a must-have reference work for not only students of fashion and vintage collectors, but for all fashionistas.
Annotation: Along with detailed drawings, complete descriptions of each garment itemize various elements of style. A reference section charts the evolution of shapes and includes biographies of outstanding designers of the day.
Annotation:This guide to re-creating the sassy, controversial styles of the 1920s and 1930s offers a glimpse back at the hairstyles of this era.