The 50 Designs that Changed the Course of Bridal Fashion
Author: Eleanor Thomspson
For brides-to-be or any reader with a fascination for couture, here is the essential guide to the best wedding dresses of modern times – the 50 iconic designs that made fashion history.
This book takes a fascinating look at nearly two centuries of bridal fashion presents 50 of history’s most famous dresses, revealing why and how they continue to inspire brides and designers today.
Lavishly illustrated spreads lay bare the anatomy of each show-stopping ensemble: silhouette, fabrics, construction techniques, embellishments, and even hidden details. From the white wedding dress worn by Queen Victoria in 1840 to couture creations by Karl Lagerfeld, Alexander McQueen, Vera Wang, and Vivienne Westwood, The Wedding Dress examines the features of each and every design in chronological sequence. Find out why!
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