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Bustle

The Berg Companion to Fashion

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Exaggeration of the feminine posterior has been a periodic theme in Western fashion for several hundred years. The pulled-back overskirts of late-seventeenth and early-eighteenth-century mantuas (loose-fitting gowns) emphasized this area...

Nineteenth-Century Western Silhouettes and Color

Lydia Edwards

Edith Cowan University, Australia Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Lesson plan

...Introduction This semester-long course provides students with an introduction to the key silhouettes and style changes that made up fashionable European and American clothing during the nineteenth century. This will be achieved through...

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P. N. Furbank

P.N. Furbank is Emeritus Professor, Open University. He has published extensively in literary studies, including Diderot, and was the first winner of the Truman Capote Award for a Work of Literary Criticism. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A. M. Cain

A.M. Cain is a freelance translator. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Mallarmé on Fashion : A Translation of the Fashion Magazine La Dernière mode, with Commentary

Berg Publishers, 2004

Book chapter

...Fashion On the argument that, in this late-summer hiatus between years, it is not plain what the new or ‘latest’ fashion is going to be, Madame de Ponty chooses for her first article a permanent and unchanging topic, jewellery...

Slovakia: Urban Dress

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 9 : East Europe, Russia, and the Caucasus

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...The Slovak Republic was created in 1993 after the former Czechoslovakia split into two independent states. The largest ethnic minorities are Hungarians and Roma people. Portraits show that during the Napoleonic wars, the women of Hungarian...

Vivienne Westwood, “On Liberty,” Fall/Winter 1994

Lydia Edwards

Edith Cowan University, Australia Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Article

...The Collection in Context Westwood has described her vision for the female silhouette as “like an ant on stilts,” with teetering heels from which long, elegant limbs emerge and are topped by “this false bottom … the shape of it comes round...

The Art of Skirts

Zoya Nudelman

Zoya Nudelman is an Assistant Professor in the Fashion Design Department at Illinois Institute of Art- Chicago Mart, where she teaches eveningwear and couture embellishment design specialties classes, draping, advanced draping, and more. She has been trained by professional artist and fashion designer from Europe and has been able to bring all of her knowledge into her classroom. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Art of Couture Sewing

Fairchild Books, 2016

Book chapter

...Learn the concept of draping and drafting skirtsLearn the concept of yokes, darts, and waistbandsLearn how to work with crinolline and hooped petticoatsLearn how to work with bustlesLearn about the life and work of Cristobal Balenciaga...

The Bustle Period and the 1890s, 1870–1900

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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Sara B. Marcketti

Sara B. Marcketti is an associate professor at Iowa State University, USA, where she serves as an associate director in the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching and formerly served as curator at the Textiles and Clothing Museum. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Survey of Historic Costume

Fairchild Books, 2021

Book chapter

...After studying this chapter, you will be able to:Describe the beginnings of apparel manufacturing and its effect on how clothing was acquiredDetail changes in men’s dress during this period that have persisted into the 21st centuryRelate...

The Bustle Period and the Nineties, 1870–1900

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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Sara B. Marcketti

Sara B. Marcketti is an associate professor at Iowa State University, USA, where she serves as an associate director in the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching and formerly served as curator at the Textiles and Clothing Museum. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Survey of Historic Costume : Student Study Guide

Fairchild Publications, 2015

Book chapter

...Chapter Objectives After studying this chapter, you will be able to: 14.1 Describe the beginnings of apparel manufacturing and its effect on how clothing was acquired. 14.2 Compare men’s clothing at the beginning of the 20th century...

Underwear

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

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...The fashionable silhouette has gone through bewildering changes during the last two hundred years, and these would not have been possible without the shapes created beneath. Underwear and outerwear progressed in tandem. Underwear designers...