Fashion Zeitgeist has 15 ratings and 3 reviews. Benjamin said: Reading clothes and post-fashion the way one would read a poem for by. Barbara Vinken. 1 quote from Fashion Zeitgeist: Trends and Cycles in the Fashion System: ‘Today, Chanel sells nothing other than its griffe; the griffe is an absolute sy. Vinken shows how fashion trends are informed by the past. Chanel, under the direction of Karl Lagerfeld, is viewed as the only fashion house to have remained .
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Looking at some of the most influential designers of the twentieth century–from Yamamoto to Gaultier to Lagerfeld–Vinken Publisher Synopsis ‘The intellectual reach of Fashion Zeitgeist is thrilling.
Dilyana rated it really liked it Nov 04, Fashion designers — History. What inspired the fetish for labels at the end of the twentieth century? Learning fashion as the subtle play of Geist und Kleid, the erotics narbara intelligence, is described as equivalent to learning the art of reading literature. Marissa marked it as to-read Mar 17, Looking at some of the most influential designers of the zeitgeit century–from Yamamoto to Gaultier to Lagerfeld–Vinken considers the politics and philosophies that have been the driving force directing their sense of style.
Or are ‘pioneering’ designs simply part of a cyclical revival of forgotten fashions?
Mariaweidlich marked it as to-read Dec 20, My library Help Advanced Book Search. You may have already requested this item. Fashion Production and Manufacturing: Paris rated it really liked it Oct 09, Answering these questions and many more, this thought-provoking book shows how beauty, gender, sexuality, commerce, and dandyism have persisted in defining the fashion zeitgsist.
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