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A Combo Guide for Beginning Sewing & Authentic Period Costuming By Carrie Franzwa
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New to sewing and/or historical costuming, and not sure if authentic period garment production is right for you? This book is the ideal cost-effective resource for exploring your potential interest.... More > Not only will you have all the basic modern and historical sewing instruction you need at your fingertips (easy checklist instructions; requires use of an owner's manual for machine threading), but you will also gain a valuable overview of historical garment construction. Provides a general treatise on materials used when and where, the related notions needed, and where to get them. Materials covered include the most historically popular natural fibers, not the least of which are leather and metal (for armor). What this book does not cover in detail it makes up for by providing all the best known resources for in-depth how-to instruction. This is the only book needed for learning to sew, and/or for exploring the art of authentic historical costuming. Concise and easy to read. 62 pages. Illustrated.< Less
Costumes of Old Mexico Carselle & Poveda Souvenir Dolls By Sandy Hargrove
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Insights into Mexico's historical development comes through a study of ten traditional costumes found on souvenir dolls. The dolls were made by the Muñecos Carselle and Poveda companies... More > during the 1940's-1960's. The costumes span Mexico's history from the Colonial period to the 1960's. Each part of the dolls' costumes is identified. Stories, songs, and events associated with each costume is accompanied by numerous colored pictures, diagrams, and black and white photos showing actual clothing. These are some of the most often seen trajes tipicos (traditional costumes) found in Mexico. The dolls are a time capsule preserving distinctive clothing that is now disappearing.< Less
Documenting Korean Costume: Primary Sources and New Interpretations By Kyunghee Pyun
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This book is based on the conference held at the Charles B. Wang Center, Stony Brook University on March 24-25, 2017. "Documenting Korean Costume: Primary Sources and New Interpretations"... More > have invited eleven scholars of dress history and fashion studies to discuss function and meaning of primary sources in Korean dress history. The legacy of Korean dress, as seen in archaeological findings and museum artifacts, is analyzed in comparison to the dress and fashions of other Asian countries. Korean dress and accessories have evolved into varied forms in modern times. Historians and prominent practitioners of dress-making and jewelry crafting present modern applications of centuries-old traditions of Korean dress in contemporary arts and designs. These leading experts also discuss the development of Korean dress and highlight how it is deeply related to political and economic aspects of Korean history.< Less
Women's Bathing and Swimming Costume in the United States By Claudia Brush Kidwell
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150+ Ethnic Folk Costumes - Vintage Photo Album By Babette Abbeywood
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A collection of over 150 early photos and historic postcard images of traditional national dress from around the world. Scenes of native cultural heritage including exotic and ritual costumes, tribal... More > dancers, nomads, wedding ceremonies, everyday village life, nobility, children and adult portraits from China, India, Japan, SE Asia, Africa, Egypt, France, Central Europe, Russia, Native and Latin Americans, many dating from the 19th century. Educational and entertaining for fans of history, travel, fashion and ethnography. Fascinating to browse on your notebook or ebook reader. Includes tasters from other titles in our ebook series.< Less
Fleur Éclair and the Costume Ball: Sherbet Ballet Troupe By M.T. Boulton
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Fleur Éclair and the Costume Ball: Sherbet Ballet Troupe Fleur Éclair and the Costume Ball Fleur Éclair is positively desperate to go to the Ball, and sets her sights on... More > that! This story is told for young readers to feel confident reading alone, with short chapters and illustrations throughout. Look out for other future stories featuring the spirited Fleur Éclair. Why not try other enchanting M. T. BOULTON tales… from early readers through to YA, including seasonal and treasury books. A Sherbet Ballet Troupe Tale< Less
Ancient Egyptian, Assyrian and Persian Costumes and Decorations By Mary G. Houston & Florence S. Hornblower
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In English.
Original Sketches of Portuguese Costume By Marianne Baillie
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Originally published in 1821. This volume is produced from digital images from the National Library of Portugal holdings in cooperation with the eBooks on Demand (EOD) network.
Ricerca sul Costume di Gairo By Antonello Sirigu
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Ricerca non scientifica, ma amatoriale sul Costume di Gairo. Versione Iniziale
Ricerca sul Costume di Gairo By Associazione Turistica Pro Loco di Gairo
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Studio amatoriale sul costume tradizionale di Gairo, con ricostruzione di alcuni modelli e raccolta di foto ed interviste agli anziani.

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