Each year, we spend hours upon hours shopping and getting dressed, but do we ever actually think about what we re wearing? For example, what s the name of the style of your shirt? Who invented your favorite jeans cut? Or who made your baby-doll nightie famous? There is a story behind every piece of clothing and, with "Fashion 101," you ll learn what those stories are and more: Where did the miniskirt come from? Why has the military had a stronger influence on fashion than either Audrey Hepburn or Gwen Stefani? How do denim makers work those perfect "whiskers" into your "worn-out" jeans? Filled with tons of intriguing factoids about designers and celebrities, and more than 300 illustrations, "Fashion 101" offers the total scoop on underwear, outerwear, accessories, and everything in between. With this crash course, you ll learn not only how to put together smarter looks, but also how to become a fashion expert in the process. "
A Crash Course in Clothing
Mind, Body & Spirit