Foto dell'editore

The Complete Book of Oscar Fashion: Variety's 75 Years of Glamour on the Red Carpet

Chace, Reeve

Editore: Reed Press, 2003
ISBN 10: 1594290016 / ISBN 13: 9781594290015
Usato / Hardcover / Quantità: 1
Da Golden Bridge Books (Ottawa, ON, Canada)
Copie del libro da altre librerie
Mostra tutte le  copie di questo libro
Aggiungere al carrello
Prezzo: EUR 47,31
Convertire valuta
Spedizione: EUR 18,33
Da: Canada a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Lista dei preferiti


Dati bibliografici

Titolo: The Complete Book of Oscar Fashion: ...

Casa editrice: Reed Press

Data di pubblicazione: 2003

Legatura: Hardcover

Condizione libro: As New


Corners of cover are slightly used, otherwise new Publishers Weekly: The day after the Academy Awards ceremony, movie fans are as abuzz about what the stars wore as about who won. Who can forget Cher looking like a seductive alien rooster in a skimpy Bob Mackie outfit with feathered headdress, or Bjork showing up with a swan wrapped around her neck? Photos of those appearances and hundreds more fill this fun book showcasing an array of Oscar fashion from the 1920s to this year's 75th anniversary party, focusing on women but also mentioning the tuxedo choices of a few men. Chace, a fashion and beauty reporter, organizes the looks by decade, throwing in subject-oriented features on, for example, women who attended the ceremony while visibly pregnant, or the repetition of certain looks then and now. There's an accessible, magazine-like sense to the book, as Chace displays no less than two photos ï¼ and as many as fiveï¼ on each page, along with snappy captions ï¼ a shot of Melanie Griffith, star of Working Girl, in 1989, is titled "Work It, Girl"; an image of Audrey Hepburn in a belted Givenchy dress in 1954 bears the caption "It's a Cinch"ï¼. Throughout, Chace offers miniportraits of top designers from Elsa Schiaparelli to Narciso Rodriguez and sums up each era in an opening page ï¼ e.g., the 1960s were all about "looking forward, " as Psycho star Janet Leigh sported a close-fitting dress made of a sparkly fabric and Jane Fonda shunned tradition and opted for a dressed-down lookï¼. Although occasionally the sheer profusion of sidebars, tinted pages and overlapping photos is disorienting, the volume presents a comprehensive and most enjoyable look at Hollywood fashion dos and don'ts. 500 photos. Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information, Inc. pixel. Codice inventario libreria 0003337

Su questo libro:

Book ratings provided by GoodReads):
3,56 valutazione media
(39 valutazioni)

Riassunto: For over 75 years the Academy Awards have celebrated the magic of film. Each year, the top actors & actresses in Hollywood have donned their finest duds to prepare for their appearance on the red carpet. From glamorous getups to outrageous mistakes to sartorial risks that paid off, these pages present the pageantry of Oscar fashion in photographs culled from 75 years of Academy Awards ceremonies. From Joan Crawford to Joan Allen, Katharine Hepburn to Cate Blanchett, the history of fashion at the Oscars is all here, in a no-holds-barred exhibit of how Hollywood has presented its best face to the world.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

Info su libreria e pagamento

Metodi di pagamento

La libreria accetta i seguenti metodi di pagamento:

  • American Express
  • Carte Bleue
  • Contanti
  • Mastercard
  • PayPal
  • Visa

[Cercare nel catalogo della libreria]

[Tutti i libri della libreria]

[Fare una domanda alla libreria]

Libreria: Golden Bridge Books
Indirizzo: Ottawa, ON, Canada

Libreria AbeBooks dal: 1 novembre 2006
Valutazione libreria: 5 stelle

Condizioni di vendita:

If any book needs to be returned:
We need to receive the book in the same condition it
was sent to you.
We will issue your refund as soon as we receive the book. //
Tous livre retourner doit être dans la même condition don nous
vous l¿avons envoyé.
Une fois le livre reçu, nous effectuons un remboursement immédiatement.

Condizioni di spedizione:

All books are sent in a secured package. //
Tous nos livres sont expédiés dans une enveloppe sécuritaire.