Book review: Bridal Fashion 1900-1950

Bridal Fashion 1900-1950 (Kathleen York, Shire Publications,£5.99 on Amazon) gives a fascinating overview of American bridal fashion in the first half of the 20th Century....
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Book review: Classic Hollywood Style

Classic Hollywood Style (Frances Lincoln, buy on Amazon now for £12.80) explores the impact of film costumes and movie fashion on everyday style. From Claudette Colbert's fringed, exotic gowns in Cecil B...

Book review: The 1940s Style Guide

Our regular blogger, writer Debbie Sessions aka The Vintage Dancer, has just published her latest ebook The 1940s Style Guide - The Complete Illustrated Guide to 1940?s Fashion for Men and Women (download...

Book review: The Little Book of…

Written by Emma Baxter-Wright, The Little Book of Chanel and The Little Book of Schiaparelli (both Carlton Books, now on Amazon for £12 Chanel and £9 Schiaparelli) are deceptively detailed and jam-packed...

Book review: 100 Years of Fashion

Today I am offering up another fashion book review. This time round it is 100 Years of Fashion by Cally Blackman (Laurence King, now £16 on Amazon). This is a fashion book - that unlike some other histories...

Book review and give-away – Audrey: The 60s

New book Audrey: The 60s (David Wills and Stephen Schmidt, Wills, available now) offers a wonderful insight into Audrey Hepburn's style and beauty during a decade she made some of her best-loved...

Book review: Fashion Sourcebook – 1930s

Much like the first book in the series, which focuses on the Twenties, Fashion Sourcebook - 1930s (Edited by Charlotte Fiell & Emmanuelle Dirix, Goodman Fiell, currently £19.46 on Amazon) is a...

Book review: The Vintage Tea Party Year

If you love hosting vintage parties, be it for special occasions or for seasonal events, you will love the beautifully illustrated The Vintage Tea Party Year by vintage caterer extraordinaire Angel Adoree...