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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
Title
Tim Gunn's fashion bible
Title remainder
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!"--
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Gunn, Tim
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746.9/2
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illustrations
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Calhoun, Ada
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  • Fashion design
  • Clothing and dress
  • Fashion
  • DESIGN / Fashion
  • CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Fashion
  • REFERENCE / Personal & Practical Guides
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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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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-309)
Control code
BK0010327766
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Gallery Books hardcover ed.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9781451643855
Lccn
2012010786
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Label
Tim Gunn's fashion bible : the fascinating history of everything in your closet, Tim Gunn, with Ada Calhoun
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-309)
Control code
BK0010327766
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Gallery Books hardcover ed.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9781451643855
Lccn
2012010786
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)

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