Designing Women. The Art, Technique, and Cost of Being Beautiful. (Illustrated by Jane Miller).

Designing Women. The Art, Technique, and Cost of Being Beautiful. (Illustrated by Jane Miller).

By: BYERS, Margaretta. (with KAMHOLZ, Consuelo).

Price: £40.00

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1st British edition."Written by two American heads of fashion, Designing Women looks at the British woman with complete honesty, compliments her successes and discovers her weaknesses....For a young girl who wants to avoid years of earning dress experience by bad buying; for the middle-aged woman who would like to know how to pep up her appeal; for the husband who would tactfully inform his wife that if she looked less house-frowsy, he would better enjoy her cooking..." (introduction by Zoe Farmer). Pp.285, frontispece + further black & white illustrations by Jane Miller, coloured title page. Black cloth, silver title to front and spine. VG.

Title: Designing Women. The Art, Technique, and Cost of Being Beautiful. (Illustrated by Jane Miller).

Author Name: BYERS, Margaretta. (with KAMHOLZ, Consuelo).

Categories: FASHION,

Publisher: London: John Miles, 1939.:

Seller ID: 44217

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