Cheongsam (Pepin Fashion, Textiles And Patterns)

PEPIN is a series of thematic titles on various types of textile and dress - including unusual and overlooked styles. Each volume contains introductory text, fashion plates an/or historical images to show the subject in its original context and high-quality photographs and drawings of clothing, patterns, decorative details, etc. A wide selection of these images is saved on the enclosed CDs.The extremely elegant and feminine Cheongsam is a quintessential Chinese women's dress of the 20th century - in its modern form, a fusion of traditional Chinese costume and western fashion. CHEONGSAM contains a stunning visual overview of the various styles of the archetypal Chinese cheongsam (qipao in Mandarin), from the early 20th century to the present day. Included is a scholarly text about its development, construction schemas and a great many detailed photographs and drawings.

Product Overview
ISBN 9789460090011
Categories Beauty and Fashion, BX, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Lifestyle
Author(s) Pepin Van Roojen
Publisher Pepin Press
Pages 160
Format Paperback
Dimensions 24.0cm x 1.4cm x 30.2cm
Weight 0.96 kg
Notes The book images and summary displayed may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.