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FORTIES FASHION : FROM SIREN SUITS TO THE NEW LOOK

By: Walford, J.

Price: £18.95

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 2011

Seller ID: 62514

ISBN: 0500288976

Condition: New


New paperback copies. Reprint. ; A sourcebook of 1940s fashion. From French style under the occupation and the 'make do and mend' approach to the clothing shortages, through to the New Look of the postwar era. Fashion in Britain, Germany, America and around the world. With 250 illustrations, 196 in colour. ; 208 pages View more info

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KNITTING FASHIONS OF THE 1940S: STYLES, PATTERNS AND HISTORY

By: Waller, J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Crowood Press: 2012

Seller ID: 56944

ISBN: 1861268629

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.95. Reprint. ; British and American clothing. Chronological guide to knitted garments for the troops, the Home Front, children and fashion. With over 50 patterns ranging from twinsets to hats with a variety of stitches adapted for today's yarns and needles. Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

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NINETEENTH-CENTURY WOMEN'S FASHION

By: Warnes, F.

Price: £24.99

Publisher: Schiffer: 2016

Seller ID: 52034

ISBN: 0764350137

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £33.50.; High-style couture trends over a 100-year period from 1800 to 1900, as illustrated in 374 color photographs of original, hand-coloured fashion plates from the author's collection. Based mostly on original French artwork, the fashion plates, which appeared in magazines of the day, also document fashion illustration as an evolving art form. ; 400 pages View more info

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HANDWOVEN TAPE: UNDERSTANDING & WEAVING EARLY AMERICAN & CONTEMPORARY TAPE

By: Weaver, S. F.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Schiffer: 2016

Seller ID: 55216

ISBN: 0764351966

Condition: New


New hardback copies at a reduced price. ; Narrow bands of woven tape, popular in America during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. With step-by-step instructions for setting up a tape loom with warp threads, and explains how to weave your own tape. Over 200 colour photographs. ; 208 pages View more info

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KNIT VINTAGE : MORE THAN 20 PATTERNS FOR STARLET SWEATERS & OTHER KNITWEAR FROM THE 1930S, 1940S & 1950S

By: Weston, M. & Taylor, R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jacqui Small LLP: 2014

Seller ID: 58138

ISBN: 1906417660

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £20.00.; A selection of patterns updated using modern yarns and sized for modern women. Garments including short-sleeved tops, cardigans, sweaters, stockings and a beret. Illustrated with colour photographs. ; 144 pages View more info

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LONDON MUSEUM CATALOGUES: NO. 5 COSTUME

By: Wheeler, R. E. M. (Preface)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The London Museum: 1946

Seller ID: 34699

Condition: Fair


Paperback, corner crease to some pages; card covers creased and faded, previous owner's name to front cover. Reprint. A good reference copy. ; With 57 b/w plates and 10 figures in the text. ; 212 pages View more info