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Disciplinary Regimes

Adam Geczy

Sydney College of the Arts, the University of Sydney Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Vicki Karaminas

Professor of Fashion at Massey University, Wellington Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Libertine Fashion : Sexual Freedom, Rebellion, and Style

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...It is 2018, and ninety-two years have passed since Josephine Baker appeared semi-naked, dressed in an artificial banana skirt, in the La Revue Nègre at the Folies Bergère. The music hall was built in 1869 during the last years...
...Jean-Charles de Castelbajac was born in 1949 in Casablanca, Morocco. His first design role was working for his mother’s company, Ko and Co., in 1968. In 1969 he created the Jesus Jeans brand. The brand name caused controversy, particularly...

Dressing Your Age: Fashion, the Body and the Ageing Music Star

Janice Miller

Janice Miller is Senior Lecturer in Cultural and Historical Studies at the London College of Fashion, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fashion and Music

Berg, 2011

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...On 6 August 2009, Hollywood actress Sharon Stone appeared on the cover of the French magazine Paris Match. It is, of course, far from unusual to see an image of a high-profile celebrity like Stone on such a magazine’s cover...

Single Object Study: Jean Paul Gaultier’s Cone Bra

Barbara Brownie

Barbara Brownie is a Senior Lecturer in Visual Communication at the University of Hertfordshire, UK. She is the author of Transforming Type (Bloomsbury, 2014), co-author of The Superhero Costume (Bloomsbury, 2015), and has contributed to edited collections including Writing Design (Berg, 2011). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Footage Referenced Jean Paul Gaultier, Spring/Summer 1988 Christian Dior, Autumn/Winter 1997Introduction The cone bra, bullet bra, or, sometimes, torpedo bra, first emerged in the 1930s and throughout the next two decades symbolized...

Iconic Figures in Western Fashion

Phyllis G. Tortora

Phyllis G. Tortora is a widely published author of textbooks, encyclopedias and reference works, and a specialist on textiles and historic costume. Her books include Fairchild's Dictionary of Textiles, the Dictionary of Fashion, and Fairchild's Encyclopedia of Accessories. She is the co-author (with Keith Eubank) of Survey of Historic Costume: A History of Western Dress, and has contributed articles to Scribner's Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 10 : Global Perspectives

Berg, 2010

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...An icon is an image or symbol representing a concept. When one speaks of a fashion icon, it is generally taken as referring to a person or an object that represents the ultimate in fashion for a particular time. Iconic figures have appeared...

Television and Fashion in the 1980s

Patricia A. Cunningham

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Patricia A. Cunningham is Associate Professor in the Department of Consumer and Textile Sciences, Ohio State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Heather Mangine

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Andrew Reilly

Andrew Reilly, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Fashion Design and Merchandising at University of Hawaii, Manoa, US. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Twentieth-Century American Fashion

Berg, 2008

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...Editors’ Introduction: The 1980s continued to be influenced by the importance of dressing for success. In fact, the cult of success was seen in the increased consumption of luxury goods by Americans. The Reagan years in America were indeed...
...Few brands typify the romanticized Italian ideal quite like Dolce and Gabbana (D&G). Sicilian stereotypes abound when envisioning the characteristic D&G garb—whether it’s the “Sicilian widow” draped in reams of black lace, the “Mafioso...

Porn Chic

Annette Lynch

Annette Lynch is Associate Professor in the Textile and Apparel Program, University of Northern Iowa. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 10 : Global Perspectives

Berg, 2010

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...The mainstreaming of pornographic imagery into fashion and popular culture at the turn of the millennium in Britain and the U.S. signaled a dramatic cultural shift in the construction of both femininity and masculinity. For men and women...

Visual Media and Dress

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 8 : West Europe

Berg, 2010

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...Visual media have played an enormous role in the development of fashion in West Europe. Fashion imagery emerged within print journalism, more specifically women’s magazines, in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The development...