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  • Making Steampunk Jewelleryby Nikki Druce

    Crowood 2016; US$ 15.86

    Steampunk has captured the imagination of thousands who are searching for a unique style symbolic of a richly inspired, post-apocalyptic world drawn from the heavy machinery of the Victorian age. With clear instruction, step-by-step sequences, and over twenty-five projects, this practical book shows you how to access that world and make unique jewellery... more...

  • Adorable Baby Knitsby Jody Long

    Dover Publications 2016; US$ 19.95

    Intermediate to advanced knitters will adore these original designs, which offer a modern take on classic infant knitwear. Twenty-five patterns, arranged by skill level, include booties and matching hats, blankets, a vest, and a dress as well as a generous selection of sweaters, cardigans, and coats. The patterns incorporate cables, lace, bobbles,... more...

  • The Cult of Chiffonby Marian Elizabeth Pritchard; Rose Le Quesne

    Dover Publications 2016; US$ 14.95

    "The subject of woman, that is to say, the modern woman, with her varying instincts, pursuits, and peculiarities alone would fill many large volumes. I feel bound, therefore, to confine myself to the discussion of one particular side of her nature, one for which personally I have most sympathy, and one which perhaps can best be described by the epithet... more...

  • Widows Unveiledby Rebecca McNamara

    Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. 2016; US$ 2.99

    Somber black crepe gowns, long black veils, a strand of Whitby jet beads or a bracelet braided from a loved one?s hair, black-edged handkerchiefsthese were just some of the trappings of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century mourning. Middle- and upper-class Americans of this era were expected to follow strict etiquette guidelines in all aspects... more...

  • The New French Coutureby Elyssa Dimant

    HarperCollins 2016; US$ 23.99

    A gorgeous, groundbreaking survey of the evolution of the world?s renowned French ateliers, from the vision of their founding designers to those today who both preserve the signature iconographies and bring their own interpretations to bear on modern couture fashion. The world awaits Paris?s flawless fashion presentations year after year, just as... more...

  • American Dreamerby Tommy Hilfiger; Peter Knobler; Quincy Jones

    Random House Publishing Group 2016; US$ 19.00

    In this tale of grit and glamour, setbacks and comebacks, business and pop culture icon Tommy Hilfiger shares his extraordinary life story for the first time . Few designers have stayed on top of changing trends the way Tommy Hilfiger has. Fewer still have left such an indelible mark on global culture. Since designing his first collection of ?classics... more...

  • Inside Vogueby Alexandra Shulman

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 23.96

    The secret diary of Vogue Editor-in-Chief Alexandra Shulman and the real story behind the BBC TV ABSOLUTELY FASHION documentary. 'One of the great social diaries of our time . . . should become a classic.' Sunday Times 'Eye-popping, brilliantly candid' Evening Standard What a year for Vogue! Alexandra Shulman reveals the emotional... more...

  • Dolce Vita Confidentialby Shawn Levy

    Orion 2016; US$ 24.99

    From the ashes of the Second World War, Rome was reborn as the epicentre of film, fashion, creative energy, tabloid media and bold-faced libertinism that made 'Italian' a global synonym for taste, style and flair. A confluence of cultural contributions created a bright, burning moment in history: it was the heyday of fashion icons such as Pucci,... more...

  • Die Geschichte der Damenunterwäsche, Band IIby Muriel Barbier; Shazia Boucher

    Parkstone International 2016; US$ 9.95

    Welche soziale Relevanz verbirgt sich hinter der knappen Bekleidung perfekt geformter Körper, die wir auf Plakaten und in Magazinen tagtäglich zu Hunderten zu sehen bekommen? Oft genug dienen Dessous einzig und allein der Betonung der eigenen erotischen Anziehungskraft. Und dennoch haben Frauen schon seit der Antike ihre Unterwäsche stets unter allerlei... more...

  • Die Geschichte der Herrenunterwäsche, Band Iby Shaun Cole

    Parkstone International 2016; US$ 9.95

    Fragen der Männermode, speziell der Unterwäschemode, waren lange den Eliten vorbehalten. Mittlerweile jedoch hat ein Demokratisierungsprozess eingesetzt, der auch von sozialem Fortschritt zeugt. Die Körperästhetik scheint sich den prominenten Platz in der Männerwelt, den sie einst im alten Griechenland innehatte, zurückerobert zu haben. Seit jeher... more...