Fabulous Fashions of the Decades

Age Level: 10–up  Grade Level: 5–up

This series of books for the middle-school and high-school reader is a fun look at fashion. Each book discusses fashion designers of the time, what was going on in the world that influenced the fashion, and more.

  • High-interest books that discuss fashion through the decades
  • Sidebars about designers of the era
  • Provides historical information in context
  • Supports the National Social Studies standards for discussing culture
  • 7 1/2” x 9”
  • 48pp.
  • Illus. with color and black-and-white photographs and illustrations
  • Contains a timeline, a glossary, a further reading list (books and Internet addresses), and an index
  • Fall 2011
  • Series Lexile: 720
FirstPrevPage 1 of 212NextLast
Fabulous Fashions of the 1920s

Fabulous Fashions of the 1920s

Felicia Lowenstein Niven
In the 1920s, women shed the long, restrictive garments of the decade before and embraced more boyish looks. They bobbed their hair and wore short, loose dresses and crazy patterned stockings. Prohibition may have outlawed alcohol, but that did not stop people from having a good time...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-3551-5
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

Fabulous Fashions of the 1930s

Fabulous Fashions of the 1930s

Felicia Lowenstein Niven
In the 1930s, the boyish flapper fashion of the 1920s gave way to womanly curves. The clothes were soft and feminine. Women grew their hair out and styled it into finger waves and pin curls. Sweetheart necklines and suntans were in style...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-3824-0
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

Fabulous Fashions of the 1940s

Fabulous Fashions of the 1940s

Felicia Lowenstein Niven
In the 1940s, World War II affected just about every aspect of life, including the fashion. While the men were off fighting, women had to take over their factory jobs. Liberty cuts and victory rolls kept hair from being caught in machines...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-3552-2
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

Fabulous Fashions of the 1950s

Fabulous Fashions of the 1950s

Felicia Lowenstein Niven
In the 1950s, women showcased their hourglass figures with cinched waists and full skirts. Their hair looked elegant and stylish in poodle cuts and bouffants. Men sported gray flannel suits and pompadours or duck tails...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-3825-7
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

Fabulous Fashions of the 1960s

Fabulous Fashions of the 1960s

Felicia Lowenstein Niven
In the 1960s, some women liked to show off in miniskirts and go-go boots. Others preferred the more conservative look of First Lady Jaqueline Kennedy who donned neutral-colored two-piece suits and pillbox hats...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-3553-9
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

Fabulous Fashions of the 1970s

Fabulous Fashions of the 1970s

Felicia Lowenstein Niven
In the 1970s, if you had curly hair, you could sport an Afro. If you had straight hair, you could wear Dorothy Hamill's wedge cut or Farrah Fawcett's feathery flip. Both men and women disco-danced in bell-bottoms and platform shoes...Read More

Buying Options

ISBN: 978-0-7660-3826-4
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

FirstPrevPage 1 of 212NextLast

:
$202.16 $151.60 + Add to wish list
:
$202.16 $151.60 + Add to wish list