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The way we wed : a global history of wedding fashion / Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Warroad Public Library 392.5409 CHR (Text) 35500006435786 New Checked out 03/24/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780762470303
  • ISBN: 0762470305
  • Physical Description: 216 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Running Press, 2020.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
"The Way We Wed is an expansive history from the Renaissance to the present day, chronicling the evolution of nuptial style. It's a mix of A-list and historical wedding couples, same-sex marriages, royal weddings, wartime brides, White House weddings, and cross-cultural celebrations. The fashions include gowns from around the globe as well as going-away dresses, accessories, and clothes worn by flower girls, bridesmaids, guests, and grooms" -- Back cover.
Author Notes

Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell is a fashion historian and author of Fashion Victims: Dress at the Court of Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette (2016 Costume Society of America Award winner) and Worn On This Day (2019, Running Press). She has appeared as a fashion commentator on many media outlets, is a former People magazine fashion and entertainment reporter, and current contributor to the Wall Street Journal, TheAtlantic.com, and Politico.com. She lives in Los Angeles, CA.

Subject: Wedding costume > History.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Customs & Traditions.
Wedding costume.
Genre: History.

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