The Little Black Dress and Zoot Suits: Depression and Wartime Fashions from the 1930s to the 1950s (Dressing a Nation: The History of U.S. Fashion) (Library Binding)

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What would you have worn if you lived during the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s? It depends on who you were For 1930s high fashion, nothing beat Coco Chanel's women's suit--a slim, straight skirt with a matching boxy jacket. And for a classy evening, men donned black tuxedos and velvet smoking jackets. Read more about depression era and wartime fashions--from the form-fitting little black dress to polo shirts, stylish snoods, and chic chignons--in this fascinating book



Product Details
ISBN: 9780761358923
ISBN-10: 0761358927
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books (Tm)
Publication Date: August 1st, 2011
Pages: 64
Language: English
Series: Dressing a Nation: The History of U.S. Fashion