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The Glamour of Italian Fashion Since 1945

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The subject of this book is fashion made in Italy from 1945 to the present day. That chapters that follow chronicle a period during which Italian-made clothing first gained currency and then became a signifier of fashionable taste. The project suggests the broad parameters that have defined Italian fashion from post-war poverty to modern-day abundance. The country's fashion production has been varied; chief among its strengths have been couture and its associated textile industry, fine tailoring, artisanal leather production and designer ready-to-wear.

  • Language: English
  • Editor: V&A Publishing
  • 287 Pages
  • ISBN: 9781851778171
  • Weight: 3 lbs

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