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Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion


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Contents; Author's Note; Chapter One - A Spaniard in Paris; In Focus - Between Art and Reality: Chaqeutillas, Mantones and Mantillas; Chapter Two - From Cloth to Collections; In Focus - Crafting Couture: Materials, Techniques and Tools; Chapter Three - Commercial Couture; In Focus - Hidden Assets: Vendeuses, Fashion Editors and Mannequins; Chapter Four - Clients and Clothes; In Focus - Fashion Leaders: Socialite, Bluestocking and Actress; Chapter Five - Legacies; In Focus - Heirs and Followers: Disciple, Apprentice and Successor; Notes; Select Bibliography; Chronology; Glossary' Appendix: Balenciaga's Suppliers; Index; Acknowledgements and Picture Credits

About the Author

Lesley Ellis Miller is Keeper of Furniture, Textiles, and Fashion at the V&A.


'an intriguing tale, that provides valuable insights to the world of couture and twentieth century fashion. ' -- Olga Dritsopoulou * The Journal of Dress History, Volume 2, Issue 3, Autumn 2018 *

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