Years of Fashion Illustration has ratings and 20 reviews. Jessica-Robyn said: I just love looking at beautiful art! My love of fashion is directl. Buy a cheap copy of Years of Fashion Illustration book by Cally Blackman. A visual feast of dazzling images, this is a comprehensive survey of the. Years of Fashion Illustration by Cally Blackman, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Although, I didn’t find anything new for myself, I still enjoyed reading it very much.

Years of Fashion by Cally Blackman

The art lover in me is kind of obsessed with beautiful coffee table books. Apr 27, Alyona rated it it was amazing. Aug 14, Heather rated it it was amazing Shelves: Sep 23, Tanushree Ghosh rated it it was amazing. Oct 16, Jen rated it really liked it Shelves: Apr 02, Jillian rated it really liked it Shelves: Oct 13, Igor rated it it was amazing Shelves: It is fascinating to see how the two Wars had influenced designed and things became very utilitarian afterwards.

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Et alors, des photos et des illustrations sont copieux, informatives, bien-choisies. As women’s lives changed dramatically under the shadow of two World Wars, so the style of female dress was altered beyond recognition.

More of an overview than an in-depth look at each major trend or style, but still really fun to flip through. My Favourite Nursery Rhymes Ladybird. Description A visual feast of dazzling images, this is a comprehensive survey of the genre over the last century. It’s disappointing to end on such a negative note, so I’ll say this again. While I’m among the few that are still clinging to my beloved fashion magazines trying to get past all the advertisements to the meaty bits for my couture cravings.


Myers rated it liked it Apr 05, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. A real gem – covering not only the development of fashion, but also highlighting the more important fashion designers, the development of design ideals and also introducing important illustrators and artists and saying something about their careers which I knew far less about than the other subjects.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The restrictive corsetry of the early twentieth century gave way to looser styles such as those made fashionable by French fashion designer Paul Poiret.

Want to Read saving…. This leads into my biggest complaint: This book is not only divided by decade, but also by genre of style. The first half included photos of Edwardian nobility, the early Hollywood starlets, and the make-do and mend fashion sense of WWII, and perhaps captures the timelessly elegant styles that I like.

Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x I could fit my whole hand laid flat fawhion the page and not cover anything but the white space between the image and the short blurb.

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Really good compendium of fashion illustrators, still, not that many that I liked aesthetically yearz if their works were really unique.

Refresh and try again. My love of fashion is directly influenced by my love of art. No More Rules Rick Poyner. Abeer rated it it was amazing Apr 05, Stunning visuals of everyday beauty and brilliant diversity of different techniques in artistic design. A bkackman feast of dazzling images, this is a comprehensive survey of the genre over the last century.



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Aug 10, Sadia rated it it was amazing Shelves: Love perusing the different visual styles and techniques that yrars the zeitgeist of the time in which they were produced. 1100 trivia or quizzes yet. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Her previous publications include Costume: It’s this love of pretty things that has me addicted to websites like Pinterest, Style, and Etsy.

Many pictures and references that lead us to know the humanity and the fashion too. Over photographs and illustrations, many published for the first time, tell the stylish story of a fashion revolution. From to the Present Day and The 20s and 30s: The illustrations in this book are iconic of the fashion and style of the times over the last years that made huge differences and changes not only with fashion but with the world movement as a whole as well.

Then the illustrations, which are from the 20th and 21st century, begin.

I found I enjoyed the first half a bit more than the second, though that is probably just a matter of personal taste. Rachel Chae rated it really liked it Mar 23, May 07, Jaimie rated it really liked clly.