By Altman & Co.
Svelte flappers in shrewdpermanent frocks and stylish hats personify the fashion of the jazz Age, and this remarkable source beneficial properties 1000s of such deliciously distinct photographs. that includes choices from hard-to-find model catalogs released by means of the well known yet now-defunct B. Altman & corporation, this quantity deals a sumptuously real checklist of the delectable models of the 1920s.
Over seven hundred illustrations, specified descriptions, and costs for an enormous array of upscale women’s clothes and accessories contain knitted sports clothing, subtle satin night clothes, one-piece bathing fits of wool jersey with parasols and rubber bathing caps, cloche hats of straw, felt, and silk, and stylish sneakers, starting from sporty buckskin oxfords to satin slippers and pumps. a variety of gown and informal dresses for kids appears to be like as well.
Profusely illustrated and brimming with special details, this quantity represents not just a primary list of the standard models of the overdue Twenties but additionally an interesting examine the mail-order ads of the period. model fans, historians, and all enthusiasts of nostalgia will celebrate within the perennial attraction of those trendy images.
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