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A fashion history of the 20th century ? A person's clothing, whether it's a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential key to his or her culture, class, personality, or even religion. The Kyoto Costume Institute recognizes the importance of understanding clothing sociologically, historically, and artistically. Founded in 1978, the KCI holds one of the world's most extA fashion history of the 20th century ? A person's clothing, whether it's a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential key to his or her culture, class, personality, or even religion. The Kyoto Costume Institute recognizes the importance of understanding clothing sociologically, historically, and artistically. Founded in 1978, the KCI holds one of the world's most extensive clothing collections and has curated many exhibitions worldwide. With an emphasis on Western women's clothing, the KCI has amassed a wide range of 20th century historical garments, underwear, shoes, and fashion accessories. Showcasing a vast selection from the Institute's archives of skilled photographs depicting the clothing expertly displayed and arranged on custom-made mannequins, Fashion is a fascinating excursion through a century of clothing trends. The KCI believes that "clothing is an essential manifestation of our very being" and their passion and dedication positively radiate from every page of this book....

Title : Fashion History, the Kyoto Costume Institute
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ISBN : 9783836536042
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 320 Pages
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Fashion History, the Kyoto Costume Institute Reviews

  • Ellen
    2018-11-20 19:55

    I borrowed it from the library, but I need to buy this book, it's really great!

  • Céline de Daumas
    2018-11-11 22:55

    Nice.

  • Liza
    2018-11-21 22:09

    It is more of a coffee table book with wonderful photographs of costumes, dresses. (Tokyo, Japan)There is a section for each century. Must have book for anyone who likes the history of fashion like I do. My book also has a different cover.

  • Magpie
    2018-11-18 22:04

    Cheryl 2013 brilliant book