Recounts more than 100 years of design history, accompanied by archive images, fashion photography, and specially commissioned illustrations of period pieces.
"Lark jewelry & beading"--Cover.
224 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224) and index.
Caroline Cox , professor of cultural history at the University of the Arts, London, is a leading fashion authority. Her books include Lingerie: A Lexicon of Style (2000) and Hair and Fashion (2005), which had an accompanying catwalk show at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Caroline lives in London, England .