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Decorative Arts & Design
  • Author:
    Philip Delamore
  • ISBN:
    1862057028
  • ISBN13:
    978-1862057029
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    Pavilion Books (2005)
  • Pages:
    224 pages
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    Decorative Arts & Design
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The type of wedding it is suitable for, and what kind of bouquet, headdress or veil suit it best are also covered

The type of wedding it is suitable for, and what kind of bouquet, headdress or veil suit it best are also covered. Every style is illustrated in its basic form with a striking artwork by Camilla Dixon and followed with inspirational photographs of the dresses in action.

The Wedding Dress book. This exciting sourcebook is bursting with ideas for the elegant bride-to-be, to help her find her perfect wedding dress. Whether it's ideas for an off-the-peg design or inspiration for a couture made-to-measure gown, this book will show at a glance the main styles from which to choose.

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The book features dozens of beautiful photographs and detailed descriptions of dresses, including those of celebrated brides such as Princess Diana, Jennifer Lopez, and Grace Kelly. Designs featured include Baggley, Mischka, Christian Dior, and Vera Wang. Brides of all ages and means will find The Perfect Wedding Dress inspiring and reassuring, and an indispensable part of their wedding planning. Firefly Books, The Limited.

Easy to use, "The Perfect Wedding Dress" is organized by dress style - ball gown, princess line, mermaid, and so on - and by dress part - necklines, backs, veils, trains, and more. A helpful glossary in each section defines the terms used to describe the dresses.

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Ball gown - Princess line - Empire line - Mermaid and fishtail - A-line - Column - Mini and midi - The suit - Backs - Sleeves - Veils - Trains - Details - Index.

He is also a freelance fashion designer. He lives in southeast London. Camilla Dixon's keen observation of the London fashion industry has established her as a leading British fashion illustrator. Recent work includes brand image work for the Oasis fashion chain, and portraits of Kylie Minogue, for her book "Kylie". She regularly contributes to ELLE magazine.

Wedding Dress A Sourcebook Anova 9781862057029 : Offers reference information on all aspects of Japanese . Profiling designers from Alexander McQueen to Zuhair Murad, Marie Bariller reveals what the wedding gown represents for each of them.

Wedding Dress A Sourcebook Anova 9781862057029 : Offers reference information on all aspects of Japanese life, past and present. It is intended for the general reader, the student, business. With exclusive interviews, in-depth analysis, and detailed descriptions of the signature dresses accompanied by lavish photography and hand-drawn illustrations, the book lifts the veil on some of the most beautiful gowns ever made while offering insight into the artistic vision of their creators.

The wedding dress of Princess Elizabeth was worn by the future Queen Elizabeth II at her wedding to Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh on 20 November 1947 in Westminster Abbey. Given the rationing of clothing at the time, she still had to purchase the material using ration coupons. The dress was designed by Norman Hartnell. Hartnell's signature was said to be embroidery, and he enjoyed "working with soft, floating fabrics, particularly tulle and chiffon, and with plain, lustrous silks".

This exciting sourcebook is bursting with ideas for the elegant bride-to-be, to help her find her perfect wedding dress. Whether it's ideas for an off-the-peg design or inspiration for a couture made-to-measure gown, this book will show at a glance the main styles from which to choose. Each chapter features a classic line (Empire Line, Princess Line, Ballgown, etc.) and explains what body shape it suits, which fabrics it works best with, the era it hails from and, of course, which famous brides wore the style. Every line is illustrated with a striking artwork and then follow hundreds of dresses to spark the imagination. Featuring famous faces, modern brides, vintage classics and a wide range of dress designers, the photographs show what can be done with the basic shape -- from classic simplicity to daring flights of fancy. This is the ultimate source of dress and accessory ideas and will make a wonderful engagement gift.