The Resource Tim Gunn's fashion bible : the fascinating history of everything in your closet, Tim Gunn, with Ada Calhoun

Tim Gunn's fashion bible : the fascinating history of everything in your closet, Tim Gunn, with Ada Calhoun

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Tim Gunn's fashion bible : the fascinating history of everything in your closet
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Tim Gunn's fashion bible
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the fascinating history of everything in your closet
Statement of responsibility
Tim Gunn, with Ada Calhoun
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Fashion bible
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Language
eng
Summary
"From a bestselling fashion guru--a fascinating, meticulously researched history of Western fashion covering every topic from the history of the high heel to the origin of blue jeans.America's favorite fashion expert, New York Times bestselling author, beloved mentor on Project Runway, and a frequent guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Dr. Oz, The Biggest Loser, and others--Tim Gunn is also the chief creative officer of Liz Claiborne and a former faculty member and chair of fashion design at Parsons' New School for Design. Now he pours this undeniably impressive fashion knowledge into this category-killing tome, Tim Gunn's Fashion Bible. From togas to Crocs, beloved fashion guru Tim Gunn presents the fascinating and exhaustive history of every item of clothing and accessory ever worn. In his new, authoritative, witty Fashion Bible, he traces the origins of everything in your closet from its earliest incarnation to the present day, covering everything from the cultural history of the garment to current fads. From suits to sportswear, Gunn recounts the contributions made by revolutionary designers and surveys Western fashion, educating, enlightening, and entertaining us all! Marked by Tim's personable tone, this comprehensive volume not only informs, but reminds us that fashion is ultimately about innovation and fun!"--
Title
Tim Gunn's fashion bible
Creator
Contributor
Summary
A meticulously researched history of Western fashion shares authoritative insights into everything from suits and sportswear to high heels and blue jeans while assessing the contributions of revolutionary designers
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Tone
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10133547
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • LJ 08/01/2012
  • PW 08/13/2012
  • Kirkus 08/15/2012
Dewey number
746.9/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TT507
LC item number
.G863 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the fascinating history of everything in your closet
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Tim Gunn's fashion bible : the fascinating history of everything in your closet, Tim Gunn, with Ada Calhoun
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 304-309)
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volume
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nc
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Control code
20602632
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Gallery Books hardcover ed.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781451643855
Lccn
2012010786
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unmediated
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illustrations (chiefly color)
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