LOVE VINTAGE CLOTHES & COSTUME? FASCINATED BY FASHION? WANT A STYLISH GIFT?
Named to Kirkus Reviews' Best Books of 2013 ● 2015 Beverly Hills International Book Awards winner-Performing Arts Film & Theater category ● A Family Tree UK 2014 Our Top Choice ● 2014 USA Best Book Awards finalist
NEW VINTAGE CLOTHING, COSTUME, AND PHOTO TIME DATING TOOL FOR VINTAGE CLOTHING COLLECTORS & GENEALOGISTS! ... How to time date vintage clothing, costume & old family photos MADE EASY!
Everything you ever wanted to know is in the AWARD WINNING book OUT-OF-STYLE: A Modern Perspective of HOW, WHY & WHEN Vintage Fashions Evolved.
Former columnist & illustrator for Ancestry Magazine and noted Hollywood costume designer Betty Kreisel Shubert has published a ground breaking book inspired by the need of genealogists to date old family pictures, as well as the research needs of vintage clothing collectors, costume designers, theatre companies, social historians, and Fashionistas.
Over 700 charming, sequential illustrations and gems of social history reveal style clues that time-date clothes & old photographs of the 19th-21st centuries, making this, your new "go-to" reference book...
Fascinating gems of social history culled from countless sources illuminate the life and times of our ancestors, making this a really good read!
Out-of-Style has testimonials from famous genealogists, university professors of theatre, Disneyland designers, and many more.
Out-of-Style has been added to all campus libraries at the prestigious FIDM (Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising) and at the Ringling College of Art and Design for their film program. Out-of-Style was reviewed by the Costume Society of America and added to their book store.
"This broad compilation of evolving fashion...makes for a valuable addition to any reference collection," says Kirkus Reviews.
"As a real plus, it is a fabulously fascinating, fun book to read!" (Midwest Book Review)
Library of Congress Number: 2012952901
© Copyright 2013 by Betty Kreisel Shubert
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Published January 1, 2013
by Flashback Publishing.
Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography, History, Health, Fitness & Dieting.