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Tartan and Tweed

Tartan and Tweed

Reg Price: $35

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Description: Tartan and Tweed:

  • Tartan and Tweed is a comprehensive look at the chequered history of tartan and tweed from their origins in the Scottish Highlands to their reinvention, growing and continued popularity and use in contemporary fashion design, music, art and film.The book explores the use of tartan and tweed in fashion in the collections of leading designers including Vivienne Westwood, Alexander McQueen and Chanel who have used these textiles in a fresh, subversive way, while also paying tribute to their history. Making use of first person sources, historic documents, paintings and fashion photographs, this is a complete overview of tartan and tweed in Scotland and beyond

Published February 2, 2012. Hardcover. 240 pages

Measurements: 8½" x 10"

Brand: Quarto Publishing

Origin: Imported

Tartan and Tweed Details:

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Brands Quarto Publishing