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Riding Costume in Egypt: Origin and Appearance (Studies in Textile and Costume History)
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ean: 9789004131637, isbn: 9004131639,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
An extremely rare and conspicuous find of oriental riding costumes in the late antique necropolis of Antinoopolis (Middle Egypt) brought together a number of specialists piecing together their evolution and historical context. The first part deals wi...
New African Fashion
ean: 9783791346960, isbn: 3791346962,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 209 reviews
From Africa-inspired to African-made, this guide is the first to celebrate a new wave of fashion designers who are emerging on the global stage. Ever since the late 1960s when Yves Saint Laurent and Paco Rabanne presented African-inspired collections...
Tell Taannek 1963-1968 III: The Artifacts, 2: The Loom Weights (ASOR SPECIAL PUBLICATIONS)
By American Schools of Oriental Research
ean: 9780788504778, isbn: 0788504770,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
A detailed report on the objects defined as `loom weights', as well as related objects, from the Bronze Age site of Tell Taannek in Palestine. These are placed within the broader context of textile production in the Near East....
Stitched Up: Who Fashions Women's Lives?
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ean: 9781770090293, isbn: 1770090290,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
This feisty and inspiring treatise blames the destructive cultural myth of female self-sacrifice for the desire for breast implants, the conservative insistence on family values, and the general cultural attitude that prevents women from supporting o...
Beauty ...: A Black Perspective
By University Of KwaZulu-Natal Press
ean: 9781869140878, isbn: 1869140877,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 187 reviews
The beauty and fashion world attracts enormous interest. Everybody knows who Naomi Campbell is, but few know of South Africa's local Naomi Campbells-past and present. This book is an extraordinary mix of glamour, nostalgia, and social analysis, takin...
mpn: 9781860496066, ean: 9781860496066, isbn: 1860496067,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 220 reviews
Batik: 75 Selected Masterpieces: The Rudolf G. Smend Collection
ean: 9780804838955, isbn: 080483895X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 262 reviews
Batik: 75 Selected Masterpieces contains never before published pictures illustrating the exquisite cross-section of the batik production in Java. Featuring textiles from the personal collection of gallery owner Rudolf G. Smend, historic photographs ...
Tamy Tazi: Caftans
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mpn: 180 colour and black and white illustrat, ean: 9788857203232, isbn: 8857203239,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
This book of brilliant colors and striking images takes us on an extraordinary journey through an outstanding, never-before-seen collection. The fashion designer Tamy Tazi has set her own special mark of distinction on contemporary Moroccan dress: ce...
African Costumes and Textiles: From the Berbers to the Zulus
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mpn: 300 colour illustrations, ean: 9788874394760, isbn: 8874394764,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Celebrating African costumes and textiles, this volume draws on historical and modern pieces from the Zaira and Marcel Mis Collection. The extraordinary works presented exemplify the craftsmanship of highly skilled African weavers and provide insight...
The Birth of Cool: Style Narratives of the African Diaspora (Materializing Culture (Paperback))
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mpn: 40 b&w illustrations, bibliography, inde, ean: 9781859734704, isbn: 1859734707,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
It is broadly recognized that black style had a clear and profound influence on the history of dress in the twentieth century, with black culture and fashion having long been defined as 'cool'. Yet despite this high profile, in-depth explorations of ...
Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie: Intimacy and Design
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ean: 9780811864589, isbn: 0811864588,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
The most outrageous and exuberant lingerie in the world comes from a place youd probably never expect: Syria. Adorned with everything from faux fur, artificial flowers, and feathered birds to plastic toy cell phones, these intimates flash lights, pla...
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ean: 9784866070056, isbn: 4866070056,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Have you ever heard of Suri tribe? They reside in south Sudan and southwestern Ethiopia, and have been dubbed as the most fashionable tribe in the world.Japanese photographer Nagi Yoshida has been taking their photos since 2009, gaining their trust b...
sku: VI-185368970X, ean: 9781853689703, isbn: 185368970X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
A lavishly illustrated volume exploring Africa's rich traditions of crafts and decorative arts. Concentrating on Africa south of the Sahara, this highlights the jewelry, beadwork, textiles, masks, leatherwork, stone carving and metalwork of a wide va...
ean: 9783869303956, isbn: 3869303956,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 167 reviews
Six years ago in rural France Koto Bolofo discovered a treasure trove of vintage linen sheets - some from hospitals and convents, others from the homes of peasants and aristocrats. For Bolofo, the sheets embodied the dreams and forgotten histories of...
Conflict and Costume: The Herero Tribe of Namibia
By Brand: Merrell Publishers
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ean: 9781858946009, isbn: 185894600X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
The magnificent traditional costume of the Herero of Namibia, southern Africa, is a stark reminder of the country’s tumultuous past. In the late 19th century, the influence of missionaries and traders in German Southwest Africa led to the adoption ...
Fashion Originals by Jim Howard High Style Paper Dolls Japan and Africa
ean: 9781942490180, isbn: 1942490186,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
The fashion world missed out on a great designer when young Jim Howard chose illustration as his career. He became famously successful, but always wanted to design as well as illustrate. Now he gets his chance to create "Jim Howard's Fashion Origi...
Kuniyoshi's Suikoden in Outline (English and Japanese Edition)
ean: 9784905848530, isbn: 4905848539,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 210 reviews
This book introduces Kuniyoshi's artwork with outlines of 108 heroes of the Suikoden. The Suikoden is the Japanese adaptation of the 14th-century Chinese novel which is enormously popular in Japan during the 19th century. The book also includes a sec...
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