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Stylepedia : a visual directory of fashion styles

2023
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A complete illustrated guide of style tribes and fashion subculture from 1900s-2020s. Stylepedia uncovers global styles, exploring their origins, distinct features, and the cultural and historical contexts that shaped them. From historical trends to the latest buzz on social media, it is your essential guide, providing the knowledge and inspiration needed to understand different styles at their core. Stylepedia helps the designers to understand more about the style and facilitates the creation of meaningful design. It serves as a diverse style directory for stylists, provides a quick rundown of fashion history for fashion students, and presents a global fashion subculture panorama to all readers. The book addresses the key trends that have defined global fashion, ranging from the 20s' Flappers, the New Look, Ivy League styles, Hip Hop culture, to the Y2K era. It offers a comprehensive understanding of the fashion evolution over the past century. The book talks about lesser-known subcultures that have nonetheless shaped the currents of fashion evolution. From Pachucos and Leathermen, to Bogans, Takenoko Zoku, Sapeurs, and Riot Grrrl, it helps uncovering the hidden influencers of the style landscape. To truly capture a style, you need the full picture: its history, key pieces, influencers, and the hairstyles and makeup that defined it. Not to mention the tales that make each culture unique. Our book brings all of this together in a clean, easy-to-digest layout. Dive in and swiftly become an expert on any style and its culture, all at your fingertips. Through detailed illustrations, the book provides an instant understanding of diverse styles and subcultures. You will learn about styles and subcultures in a fun and easy way.
Author:
Imprint:
Hong Kong : Fashionary International Ltd., [2023]©2023
Collation:
222 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 22 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
9789881354792 (hbk)9789881354792
Dewey class:
391
Language:
English
BRN:
556998
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Hampton LibraryAdult Non Fiction - Art and Craft391 STYOnloan - Due: 01 Jul 2024
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