Author(s): Cleo Butterfield
For those interested in collecting and wearing vintage, as well as for anyone fascinated by looking at past influences for inspiration when developing their own individual look, this title offers a decade by decade look at the fashions of the twentieth century.
Cleo and Mark Butterfield, owners of the vintage fashion archive C20 Vintage Fashion, hire to film industry, private collectors, museums and couture designers. Mark and Cleo worked closely with the Victoria & Albert Museum on their 2004 Ossie Clark retrospective. They have provided the majority of the specially shot garments in this book and the shopping guide information.
Introduction; 1900-1929; 1930s; 1940s; 1950s; 1960s; 1970s; 1980s; Shopping Guide; Glossary of Designers; Glossary of Fashion Terms.