Women In Clothes

Author: Sheila Heti
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698189825
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Women in Clothes is a book unlike any other.

Uc Women In Clothes

Author: Sheila Heti
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698179509
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A beautifully illustrated ode to self-expression and personal style, featuring more than 225 contributors, edited by three critically acclaimed authors.

A Second Skin

Author: Kirsty Dunseath
Publisher: Womens PressLtd
Size: 57.18 MB
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In A Second Skin, top contemporary writers explore the significance of clothes which have marked a particular point in their lives, touching on themes such as identity, memory, family, sexulaity, rebellion, and tradition.

Women S Clothes

Author: Ceri Jones
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 1312386576
Size: 41.63 MB
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It is simply an impossibility for everyone to be able to have good dress sense in
the same way that we do not all have green fingers. The problem is that, no one
cares whether you are a good gardener, but your boss might be concerned about
your dress sense. The western business man's style of dress, the business suit,
has become the de facto worldwide accepted standard of dress for all business
people men and women. Thankfully, women have started to slowly modify men's
suits ...

Women S Clothes

Author: Owen Jones
Publisher: Owen Jones
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At the same time, the women will drift off to freshen up and get changed. The
drinking will start now and the cooks will soon be back to join in. The drinking is
quite moderate at eight AM. The dress code for men is log trousers, collar shirt
and sandals. The women may wear traditional Thai village or modern clothes.
Those men who know how to, will prepare the living room for the wedding
ceremony. Basically, this means that the walls and windows are covered with
orange sheets so ...

The Cut Of Women S Clothes

Author: Norah Waugh
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135856109
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In the seventeenth century, although the milliners still sold a diversity of
merchandise, they were beginning to specialize more and more in dress
accessories—ribbons, laces, gloves, bands (collars), and 'pretty toies for
Gentlewomen'. Much lower down the scale were the Frippirers, or rag-men who
dealt in second-hand clothes or who sold simple ready-made clothes for both
men and women. It was during the seventeenth century also that the sempstress
attained professional status ...

Making Vintage 1940s Clothes For Women

Author: Sarah Magill
Publisher: The Crowood Press
ISBN: 1785003119
Size: 64.85 MB
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This book explains the period's sewing techniques and makes a range of 1940s outfits to recreate the look of those vintage years.

Women Work And Clothes In The Eighteenth Century Novel

Author: Chloe Wigston Smith
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107035007
Size: 29.65 MB
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Prose fictions ranging from A Tale ofa Tub to A Patchwork Screenfor the Ladies to
Pamela and object narratives, however, resist such comparisons by suggesting
instead that fiction offers a vigorous and imaginative critique of the conventional
correspondence between clothes and words. Part II, “The practical habits of
fiction,” examines how the rhetoric and materials of clothes were renegotiated
through a wide range of novels that attended to women's work in the clothing
trades ...

Changing Clothes In China

Author: Antonia Finnane
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231512732
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feel that our European dress is lacking in grace and elegance."72 She remarked
wonderingly on the persistence with which European women continued to martyr
themselves on the altar of fashion in the heat of a Chinese summer: "Their
dresses are tight-fitting, their shoes are thin, their heels are high, and in this
hothouse air surcharged with moisture the least movement must produce
consequences disastrous to their new gloves. Thus cheeks are pale and
expressions sad, as they ...

The Dress Of Women

Author: Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313312700
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The Gilman classic is available for the first time in book format.