Author: Patricia Baker, Year: 2006, Publisher: Chelsea House Publications
Format: PDF, Pages: 64, Language: English, ISBN: 9780816067213, Size: 23 MB
Post-war society, documents the history of fashion 50-ies.Clothing has been a consistent recorder of history through the years, documenting the heights of fashion as it threaded its way through post-war society. "Fashions of a Decade: The 1950s" traces this intricate history, from nylon stockings and stiletto heels to full skirts and slim-fitting bodices to Baby Doll nightwear and textured leisure suits. An essential resource for history and fashion lovers alike, this revised, full-color volume brings to life a fascinating decade of clothing history.