Rosemary Crill Editor
Jennifer Wearden Editor
Verity Wilson Editor
V&A Publishing, London, 2009, 2002, English
Nonfiction, Fashion Design
ISBN: 9781851775682

From the Publisher. From the mountains of Montenegro to the shores of South-East Asia and beyond, the V&A’s renowned world dress collection is highlighted in World Dress Fashion in Detail. The book, part of the V&A Fashion in Detail series, explores cut work and silk embroidery from Indonesia, applied metal braid and cord fastenings from Albania, as well as elaborate patchwork from Tibet, India, Korea, and Iran. Specially commissioned photographs, authoritative text and line drawings showcase the breathtaking richness of detail that will delight and inspire anyone interested in dress. Previously available as Dress in Detail from Around the World.

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Claire Wilcox

I hope the extraordinary garments in this book inspire designers to regard creative fashion design as a discipline in which anything is possible.

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