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The Resource The thoughtful dresser : the art of adornment, the pleasures of shopping, and why clothes matter, Linda Grant

The thoughtful dresser : the art of adornment, the pleasures of shopping, and why clothes matter, Linda Grant

Label
The thoughtful dresser : the art of adornment, the pleasures of shopping, and why clothes matter
Title
The thoughtful dresser
Title remainder
the art of adornment, the pleasures of shopping, and why clothes matter
Statement of responsibility
Linda Grant
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Thoughtful Dresser" is a thinking woman's guide to her relationship with clothes, how to dress to look her best, and why it matters
Summary
Through a series of true stories, the author of The Clothes on Their Backs explores the meaning of clothing in people's lives, offering an expose on the significance of clothes as intimate and personal, but also public expressions of our identity
Tone
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357735
Cataloging source
DLC
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1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grant, Linda
Dewey number
391/.2
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Clothing and dress
  • Shopping
  • Clothing and dress
  • Shopping
Target audience
adult
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the art of adornment, the pleasures of shopping, and why clothes matter
Label
The thoughtful dresser : the art of adornment, the pleasures of shopping, and why clothes matter, Linda Grant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In which a woman buys a pair of shoes -- The art of taking pleasure -- Catherine Hill: Never wear black -- To the shops -- Sexy -- Our fabric friends -- Fashion -- Catherine Hill: Dinner with Armani -- Making a self: the creation of I -- The cloak of invisibility -- Expandable woman -- Foot-binding and other modern forms of torture -- A good handbag makes to outfit -- Depths and surfaces: fashion and catastrophe -- Catherine Hill: I am fashion
Control code
ocn419815970
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9781439158814
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2009043435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)419815970
Label
The thoughtful dresser : the art of adornment, the pleasures of shopping, and why clothes matter, Linda Grant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In which a woman buys a pair of shoes -- The art of taking pleasure -- Catherine Hill: Never wear black -- To the shops -- Sexy -- Our fabric friends -- Fashion -- Catherine Hill: Dinner with Armani -- Making a self: the creation of I -- The cloak of invisibility -- Expandable woman -- Foot-binding and other modern forms of torture -- A good handbag makes to outfit -- Depths and surfaces: fashion and catastrophe -- Catherine Hill: I am fashion
Control code
ocn419815970
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9781439158814
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2009043435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)419815970

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