The Collection

Isabelle Varlet, charming and naive, comes from a long line of seamstresses in a small town in France A series of unfortunate events and her prodigious sartorial talent carry her to Paris, which in the wake of World War I is electric with new life When Isabelle takes a job in the atelier of Coco

The End of Fashion: How Marketing Changed the Clothing Business Forever

The time when fashion was defined by French designers whose clothes could be afforded only by elite has ended Now designers take their cues from mainstream consumers and creativity is channeled into mass marketing clothes than into designing them Indeed, one need look no further than the

Historical Wig Styling: Ancient Egypt to the 1830s: (The Focal Press Costume Topics Series)

Let Historical Wig Styling be your guide to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for your productions and events Chapters begin with artwork of historic figures that influenced the look of each period Detailed step by step instructions explain how to create their iconic hairstyles,

Historical Wig Styling: Victorian to the Present: (the Focal Press Costume Topics Series)

Let Historical Wig Styling be your guide to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for your productions and events Chapters begin with artwork of historic figures that influenced the look of each period Detailed step by step instructions explain how to create their iconic hairstyles,

Fabricate

Create gorgeous one of a kind handmade fabrics and transform them into fun and useful projects with this guide to distinctive cloth making techniques This innovative how to resource uses classic and modern techniques to create interesting custom fabrics that are used in a dazzling array of fresh,